MAN OF GRIEF

MAN OF GRIEF

Composer: George Coles, 1792-1858
Published in 3 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Composer: George Coles, 1792-1858

Rv George Coles United Kingdom 1792-1858. Born at Stewkley, England, he was converted at age 13 under John Wesley's ministry. He began preaching at age 22 and emigrated to America in 1818. He was a Methodist supply preacher on the Long Island circuit in NY and CT. The following year he became a member of the NY Conference and served several of the larger churches for several years. He married Belinda Wilson in 1820, and they had five children. They lived in several towns in NY during their lives. He served as editor of the “Christian Advocate and Journal” for 12 years, and the “Sunday School Advocate” for several years thereafter. He was a musician of some ability, and a good singer. He loved talking with children and ofte… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: MAN OF GRIEF
Composer: George Coles, 1792-1858
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Incipit: 54351 17122 23431
Key: A♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Arrangements

Piano Solo

  • Songs of Everlasting Joy: Artistic Piano Arrangements of Best-loved Hymns
    Composer/Editor Lynn S. Lund
    Published By: Horizon Publishers & Distributors, Inc. (1980) pp. 30

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #5612
Text: A Poor Wayfaring Man of Grief
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)
TextPage Scan

Hymns of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints #29

TextPage Scan

Secular Hymnal #37

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #5612

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