[Jesus came to earth from glory]

[Jesus came to earth from glory]

Composer: Doreen Potter
Published in 1 hymnal


Composer: Doreen Potter

Doreen Potter (1925-1980) was born in Panama and received her primary and secondary education in Jamaica, where she studied piano and violin. She then moved to England where she trained as a teacher of music at St. Katharine's College in Liverpool. In 1957 she obtained a Licentiate of Music degree at Trinity College, London, where she played violin in several orchestras. She married Philip Potter, who served as general secretary of the World Council of Churches in Geneva. Through that connection she met Fred Kaan and began writing tunes for his texts. In 1975 they published Break Not the Circle which included twenty new hymns through the Agape division of Hope Publishing Company. "Let Us Talents and Tongues Employ" the "Communion Calypso" t… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Doreen Potter
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: © 1981 Caribbean Conference of Churches
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