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[Had I the pinions of a dove]

[Had I the pinions of a dove]

Composer: Caroline L. Goodenough (1921)
Published in 3 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Composer: Caroline L. Goodenough

Copyright records indicate Goodenough was living in Rochester, Massachusetts, in 1931. Her works include: High Lights on Hymn­ists and Their Hymns, 1931  Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Had I the pinions of a dove]
Composer: Caroline L. Goodenough (1921)
Incipit: 55456 53323 43121
Key: F Major
Source: Gos­pel Quin­tet Songs, by Tho­ro Har­ris
Copyright: Public Domain



The Cyber Hymnal #7494
Text: The Wings of a Dove
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The Cyber Hymnal #7494

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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