[O do not let the Word depart] (Bushey)

[O do not let the Word depart] (Bushey)

Composer: J. Calvin Bushey (1842)
Published in 69 hymnals

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Composer: J. Calvin Bushey

Born: September 8, 1847, Arendtsville, Pennsylvania. Died: October 15, 1929, Peoria, Illinois. Buried: Prairie Township Cemetery, Holmesville, Ohio. Bushey was a singing school teacher. His works include: His works in­clude: The Chor­us Class (East Li­ver­pool, Ohio: Will Thomp­son, 1879) Sparkling Gems, Nos. 1 and 2 (Chi­ca­go, Ill­i­nois: Will L. Thomp­son & Com­pa­ny, 1880) Choral Cli­max (East Li­ver­pool, Ohio: Will Thomp­son, 1886) Magnetic Mel­o­dies (Chi­ca­go, Ill­i­nois: Will L. Thomp­son & Com­pa­ny, 1892) Source: Reynolds, p. 261 © The Cyber Hymnal™. Used by permission. (www.hymntime.com)  Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: J. Calvin Bushey (1842)
Meter: with refrain
Incipit: 12333 32313 55532
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain


The Cyber Hymnal #5528
Text: O Why Not Tonight?
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Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #559

Himnos de la Iglesia #174


Small Church Music #6354


The Cyber Hymnal #5528

The New National Baptist Hymnal #174


Timeless Truths #796

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