NORTH SALEM (Jenks)

NORTH SALEM (Jenks)

Composer: Stephen Jenks (1799)
Published in 1 hymnal


Composer: Stephen Jenks

Born: March 17, 1772, Glocester, Rhode Island. Died: June 3, 1856, Thompson, Ohio. Buried: Maple Grove Cemetery, Thompson, Ohio. During his life, Jenks moved from town to town, living in Ridgefield and New Canaan, Connecticut; Pound Ridge, New York; and Providence, Rhode Island; finally settling in Thompson, Ohio, in 1829. After moving to Ohio, he became a farmer and a maker of percussion instruments. His works include: The New-England Harmonist (Danbury, Connecticut, 1799) The Musical Harmonist (New Haven, Connecticut, 1800. The American Compiler, with Elijah Griswold (Northampton, Massachusetts, 1803) The Delights of Harmony (New Haven, Connecticut, 1804) The Delights of Harmony; or, Norfolk Compiler (Dedha… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: NORTH SALEM (Jenks)
Composer: Stephen Jenks (1799)
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Incipit: 55531 57115 43765
Key: e minor or modal
Copyright: Public Domain

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The Sacred Harp #440

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