[Ho, my comrades, see the signal] (Bliss)

[Ho, my comrades, see the signal] (Bliss)

Composer: P. P. Bliss (1870)
Published in 84 hymnals


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Composer: P. P. Bliss

Philip P. Bliss (b. Clearfield County, PA, 1838; d. Ashtabula, OH, 1876) left home as a young boy to make a living by working on farms and in lumber camps, all while trying to continue his schooling. He was converted at a revival meeting at age twelve. Bliss became an itinerant music teacher, making house calls on horseback during the winter, and during the summer attending the Normal Academy of Music in Genesco, New York. His first song was published in 1864, and in 1868 Dwight L. Moody advised him to become a singing evangelist. For the last two years of his life Bliss traveled with Major D. W. Whittle and led the music at revival meetings in the Midwest and Southern United States. Bliss and Ira D. Sankey published a popular series of hym… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Ho, my comrades, see the signal] (Bliss)
Composer: P. P. Bliss (1870)
Meter: 8.5.8.5
Incipit: 56531 21656 53256
Key: D Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Arrangements

Piano Solo

Media

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #704
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #2503
Text: Hold the Fort
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #5624
Text: Praise the Lamb
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
Timeless Truths #735
Text: Hold the Fort
  • Full Score (PDF, XML)
  • Full Score (Shape Notes) (PDF)

Instances

Instances (1 - 18 of 18)
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Audio

Small Church Music #1431

Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #411

Spiritual Life Songs #122

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #2503

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #5624

TextAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #13479

TextScoreAudio

Timeless Truths #735

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ترانيم الإيمان #349

تسابيح المحبة #564

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نظم المرامير #51

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نظم المرامير #126

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نظم المرامير #421

生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #380

Include 66 pre-1979 instances
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