[Glory to God in the highest] (Bradbury)

[Glory to God in the highest] (Bradbury)

Composer: William Batchelder Bradbury, 1816-1868
Published in 7 hymnals

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Composer: William Batchelder Bradbury, 1816-1868

The churchgoing people of today are generally familiar with the name Wm. B. Bradbury. Many have cherished that name from childhood. Most of us began our musical experiences by singing his songs, and as early experiences are the most lasting, we will carry these melodies, with their happy associations, through life. Mr. Bradbury, in his day, created a style of juvenile music, especially Sunday-school music, that swept the country. He set the pattern for his successors in Sunday-school song-making, and those who have harped on the key-note that he struck have been most successful. True, we have improved some in the way of hymns, and a smoother voicing of the parts, but there are still many Sunday-school song writers who regard Mr. Bradbur… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: William Batchelder Bradbury, 1816-1868
Incipit: 11113 45322 22333
Key: A Major
Copyright: Public Domain


The Cyber Hymnal #1830
Text: Glory to God in the Highest
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Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #1


Small Church Music #4259


The Cyber Hymnal #1830

Include 4 pre-1979 instances
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