[In a manger laid so lowly]

[In a manger laid so lowly]

Composer: William Bachelder Bradbury (1867)
Published in 2 hymnals

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Composer: William Bachelder Bradbury

The churchgoing people of today are generally familiar with the name Wm. B. Bradbury. Many have cherished that name from childhood. Most of us began our musical experiences by singing his songs, and as early experiences are the most lasting, we will carry these melodies, with their happy associations, through life. Mr. Bradbury, in his day, created a style of juvenile music, especially Sunday-school music, that swept the country. He set the pattern for his successors in Sunday-school song-making, and those who have harped on the key-note that he struck have been most successful. True, we have improved some in the way of hymns, and a smoother voicing of the parts, but there are still many Sunday-school song writers who regard Mr. Bradbur… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: William Bachelder Bradbury (1867)
Incipit: 34651 21723 42543
Key: A♭ Major
Source: Fresh Laurels for the Sabbath School (New York: Biglow & Main, 1867)
Copyright: Public Domain


The Cyber Hymnal #2955
Text: In a Manger Laid So Lowly
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