LABAN

LABAN

Composer: Lowell Mason (1830)
Published in 235 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: Lowell Mason

Dr. Lowell Mason (the degree was conferred by the University of New York) is justly called the father of American church music; and by his labors were founded the germinating principles of national musical intelligence and knowledge, which afforded a soil upon which all higher musical culture has been founded. To him we owe some of our best ideas in religious church music, elementary musical education, music in the schools, the popularization of classical chorus singing, and the art of teaching music upon the Inductive or Pestalozzian plan. More than that, we owe him no small share of the respect which the profession of music enjoys at the present time as contrasted with the contempt in which it was held a century or more ago. In fact, the… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Lowell Mason (1830)
Meter: 6.6.8.6
Incipit: 34555 15321 76534
Key: C Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #717
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #4464
Text: My Soul, Be on Thy Guard
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #4622
Text: Now from the World Withdrawn
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #5134
Text: O Lord Our God, Arise!
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #12185
Text: O Christian Youth, Arise!
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

Instances (1 - 21 of 21)
Tune InfoScoreAudio

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #717

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #474

Tune Info

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #489

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #495

Himnos de la Iglesia #217

TextPage Scan

Hymns of Faith #466

TextPage Scan

Hymns to the Living God #248

Page Scan

Melodies of Salvation #192

Audio

Small Church Music #2905

The Christian Harmony #22A

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #4464

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #4622

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #5134

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #12185

Page Scan

The New National Baptist Hymnal #190

Page Scan

The New National Baptist Hymnal #389

TextPage Scan

The New National Baptist Hymnal (21st Century Edition) #252

Text

The New National Baptist Hymnal (21st Century Edition) #436

The Sacred Harp #147b

TextAudio

Timeless Truths #233

TextPage Scan

نظم المرامير #123

Include 214 pre-1979 instances
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