MAGILL (Perkins)

MAGILL (Perkins)

Composer: Theodore E. Perkins (1860)
Published in 7 hymnals


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Audio files: MIDI

Composer: Theodore E. Perkins

Theodore E. Perkins was born at Poughkeepsie, on the Hudson, N.Y., July 21, 1831. His father was a Baptist clergyman. The family of ten brothers and sisters sang and played various instruments, forming among themselves both choir and orchestra. His musical education began at the early age of three years. During his father's pastorate at Hamilton, N. Y., the choir rehearsals were often held at the parsonage, and the leader used to place the three-year-old on a small stool, on the table around which the choir was assembled, giving him a chance to both see and hear. Later on he played the violincello in church, standing on a stool in order to finger the instrument. The home gatherings — especially on Thanksgiving Day, are the recollectio… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: MAGILL (Perkins)
Composer: Theodore E. Perkins (1860)
Meter: 11.11.11.11
Incipit: 12316 51121 23
Key: A♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Texts

Come, Jesus, Redeemer, abide thou with me

Jesús, mi tesoro, mi dicha, mi amor

Thou sweet gliding Kedron, by thy silver stream


Thou sweet gliding Kedron, by thy silver stream
Our Savior at midnight, when moonlight's pale beam
Shone bright on thy waters, would frequently stray,
And lose in thy murmurs the toils of the day.

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Media

The Cyber Hymnal #10410
Text: Come, Jesus, Redeemer
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The Cyber Hymnal #10410

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