[Hebrew children in de fiery furnace]

[Hebrew children in de fiery furnace]

Arranger: Verolga Nix (b. 1933)
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Arranger: Verolga Nix (b. 1933)

Verolga Nix (Apr. 6, 1933-Dec. 9, 2014) Born in Cleveland, Verolga moved with her family at an early age to Philadelphia. She studied for two years at New England Conservatory of Music and then earned a music degree from Oberlin Conservatory of Music in 1955. She was awarded an honorary doctorate of humane letters from Bennett College in 2000. After retiring from twenty years as a full-time music teacher in Philadelphia public schools she served as minister of music at several churches in Philadelphia, trained and conducted many choirs and served as a seminar leader nationwide. She was a member of Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI), National Association of Negro Musicians and the Hymn Society in U.S. and Canada. In 1980 the United Methodist… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Arranger: Verolga Nix (b. 1933)
Key: A♭ Major
Copyright: © 1981 Abingdon. Reprinted from Songs of Zion by permission.


Climbin' Up d'Mountain

Climbin’ up d’mountain, children.
Didn’t come here for to stay.
If ah nevermore see you again,
gonna meet you at d’judgment day

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