[Nearer the cross of Jesus] (Davis)

[Nearer the cross of Jesus] (Davis)

Composer: Frank M. Davis
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Composer: Frank M. Davis

Frank Marion Davis USA 1839-1896. Born at Marcellus, NY, he became a teacher and professor of voice, a choirmaster and a good singer. He traveled extensively, living in Marcellus, NY, Vicksburg, MS, Baltimore, MD, Cincinnati, OH, Burr Oak and Findley, MI. He compiled and published several song books: “New Pearls of Song” (1877), “Notes of Praise” (1890), “Crown of gold” (1892), “Always welcome” (1881), “Songs of love and praise #5” (1898), “Notes of praise”, and “Brightest glory”. He never married. John Perry Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Nearer the cross of Jesus] (Davis)
Composer: Frank M. Davis
Incipit: 34321 26517 13234
Copyright: Public Domain


The Cyber Hymnal #117723
Text: Nearer The Cross
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)


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The Cyber Hymnal #117723

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