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[I will go, I cannot stay]

[I will go, I cannot stay]

Composer: Wm. J. Kirkpatrick
Published in 38 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Composer: Wm. J. Kirkpatrick

William J. Kirkpatrick (b. Duncannon, PA, 1838; d. Philadelphia, PA, 1921) received his musical training from his father and several other private teachers. A carpenter by trade, he engaged in the furniture business from 1862 to 1878. He left that profession to dedicate his life to music, serving as music director at Grace Methodist Church in Philadelphia. Kirkpatrick compiled some one hundred gospel song collections; his first, Devotional Melodies (1859), was published when he was only twenty-one years old. Many of these collections were first published by the John Hood Company and later by Kirkpatrick's own Praise Publishing Company, both in Philadelphia. Bert Polman Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [I will go, I cannot stay]
Composer: Wm. J. Kirkpatrick
Incipit: 53511 77766 76555
Copyright: Public Domain

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Media

The Cyber Hymnal #10595
Text: I Will Go
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

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The Cyber Hymnal #10595

Include 37 pre-1979 instances
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