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[If you from sin are longing to be free]

[If you from sin are longing to be free]

Composer: James M. Black
Published in 36 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: James M. Black

James Milton Black USA 1856-1938 Born in South Hill, NY, Black was an American hymn composer, choir leader and Sunday school teacher. He worked, lived,and died in Williamsport, PA. An active member, he worked at the Pine Tree Methodist Episcopal Church there. He married Lucy Love Levan. He started his music career with John Howard of New York and Daniel B. Towner of the Moody Bible Institute in Chicago. He edited a dozen gospel song books and wrote nearly 1500 songs. He also served on the commission for the 1905 Methodist Hymnal. John Perry  Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [If you from sin are longing to be free]
Composer: James M. Black
Incipit: 33435 12345 55313
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain



Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • The Evangelistic Piano Hymnal: Over 270 stylistic arrangements with "runs" and "fill-ins"
    Composer/Editor David Smither
    Published By: Trinity House Publishing, Inc. (1976) pp. 75


Instances (1 - 11 of 11)
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Hymns of Faith #339

Redeeming Love #161

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Rejoice Hymns #358


Small Church Music #2410

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Soul-stirring Songs and Hymns (Rev. ed.) #256


The Cyber Hymnal #10733


The Cyber Hymnal #14829

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Worship and Service Hymnal #203

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ترانيم الإيمان #79

تسابيح المحبة #247

生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #199

Include 25 pre-1979 instances
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