[Food and drink and warmth and light]

[Food and drink and warmth and light]

Composer: Al Carmines
Published in 1 hymnal

Composer: Al Carmines

Reverend Alvin Allison "Al" Carmines, Jr. (July 25, 1936 – August 9, 2005) was a key figure in the expansion of Off-Off-Broadway theatre in the 1960s. Carmines was born in Hampton, Virginia. Although his musical talent appeared early, he decided to enter the ministry, attending Swarthmore College, majoring in English and philosophy, and then Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York, earning a bachelor of divinity in 1961 and a master of sacred theology in 1963. Carmines was hired by Howard Moody as an assistant minister at Judson Memorial Church on Washington Square Park, New York, to found a theater in the sanctuary of the Greenwich Village church in conjunction with playwright Robert Nichols. He began composing in 1962 a… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Food and drink and warmth and light]
Composer: Al Carmines
Incipit: 11556 65115 56655
Key: C Major
Copyright: © 1974 by Al Carmines, From Go to Galilee and Other Songs by Al Carmines published by Caaz Music Company


Instances (1 - 1 of 1)

Sing and Rejoice! #2

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us


It looks like you are using an ad-blocker. Ad revenue helps keep us running. Please consider white-listing Hymnary.org or subscribing to eliminate ads entirely and help support Hymnary.org.