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Composer: Lowell Mason
Published in 33 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: Lowell Mason

Dr. Lowell Mason (the degree was conferred by the University of New York) is justly called the father of American church music; and by his labors were founded the germinating principles of national musical intelligence and knowledge, which afforded a soil upon which all higher musical culture has been founded. To him we owe some of our best ideas in religious church music, elementary musical education, music in the schools, the popularization of classical chorus singing, and the art of teaching music upon the Inductive or Pestalozzian plan. More than that, we owe him no small share of the respect which the profession of music enjoys at the present time as contrasted with the contempt in which it was held a century or more ago. In fact, the… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Lowell Mason
Meter: 6.6.8.6
Incipit: 13157 13325 54655

Media

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1019
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #1767
Text: God Is the Fountain Whence
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #5294
Text: O Royal Bride, Give Heed
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #5390
Text: O That I Could Repent
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)
ScoreAudio

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1019

Audio

Small Church Music #6237

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #1767

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #5294

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #5390

Include 28 pre-1979 instances
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