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Composer: Francis Florentine Hagen

Rv Francis Florentine Hagen USA 1815-1907. Born in Winston-Salem, NC, he was a Moravian minister and composer, arranger, translator, adapter, transcriber, author, and librettist. He attended the Moravian Theological Seminary in Bethlehem, PA, and later taught there. He was ordained a deacon in the Moravian Church in 1844. He married Clara Cornelia Reichel, and they had two sons, John and Ernest. He served various congregations in NC, PA, and NY, before retiring from ministry in 1877. As a musician and composer he created large-scale orchestral and vocal works, as well as piano and organ pieces (waltzes, polkas, marches, galops, and chamber music). He also edited the Maravian Magazine from 1856-58. He also wrote a history of the Mor… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: HAGEN
Composer: Francis Florentine Hagen (1836)
Incipit: 51317 67512 34533
Key: G Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Organ Solo

  • Angels We have Heard on High: 5 Organ Pieces for Advent and Christmas
    Composer/Editor Rebecca K. Owens
    Published By: MorningStar Music Publishers, Inc. (2015) pp. 14
  • The Sacred Organ Journal Volume 42 Number 2 November December 2007: The Organist's Companion for the Church Year
    Composer/Editors Gilbert M. Martin; James Pethel
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2007) pp. 10


Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Hymnal #214

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Moravian Book of Worship #281

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Moravian Book of Worship #323

The Christian Life Hymnal #118

찬송과 예배 = Chansong gwa yebae = Come, Let Us Worship #167

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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