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OLIVE'S BROW

Composer: William B. Bradbury

William Bachelder Bradbury USA 1816-1868. Born at York, ME, he was raised on his father's farm, with rainy days spent in a shoe-shop, the custom in those days. He loved music and spent spare hours practicing any music he could find. In 1830 the family moved to Boston, where he first saw and heard an organ and piano, and other instruments. He became an organist at 15. He attended Dr. Lowell Mason's singing classes, and later sang in the Bowdoin Street church choir. Dr. Mason became a good friend. He made $100/yr playing the organ, and was still in Dr. Mason's choir. Dr. Mason gave him a chance to teach singing in Machias, ME, which he accepted. He returned to Boston the following year to marry Adra Esther Fessenden in 1838, then rel… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: OLIVE'S BROW
Composer: William B. Bradbury (1853)
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Incipit: 55566 55511 12322
Key: A♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Arrangements

Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • Wondrous Love: A Cantata for Easter
    Composer/Editors Benjamin Harlan; Wes Ramsay
    Published By: Brookfield Press (2002) pp. 37
  • Free Harmonizations of Hymn Tunes: By Fifty American Composers
    Composer/Editor D. DeWitt Wasson
    Published By: Hinshaw Music, Inc. (1984) pp. 23
  • Hymn Arrangements: For the Church Choir
    Composer/Editor Donald P. Hustad
    Published By: Hope Publishing Company (1954) pp. 31

Organ Solo

  • Progressive Communion: For Communion or General Use
    Composer/Editor Eleanor W. Whitsett
    Published By: National Music Publishers (2001) pp. 5
  • 26 Preludes for Organ
    Composer/Editor Rob Roy Peery
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1962) pp. 14
  • Ashford's Hymn Voluntaries No. 2: A Collection of Organ Voluntaries Based on Familiar Hymn Tunes
    Composer/Editor Emma Louise Ashford
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1910) pp. 76

Piano and Organ Duet

  • Great Hymns of the Cross: For Lent and Easter
    Composer/Editor Lani Smith
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1998) pp. 18

Piano Solo

  • Sacred Transcriptions for Piano No. 2
    Composer/Editor Wilda Jackson Auld
    Published By: Lillenas Publishing Company (1946) pp. 22

Voices: Keyboard and Voices

  • Wondrous Love: A Cantata for Easter
    Composer/Editor Benjamin Harlan
    Published By: Brookfield Press (2002) pp. 37
  • Hymn Arrangements: For the Church Choir
    Composer/Editor Donald P. Hustad
    Published By: Hope Publishing Company (1954) pp. 31

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Baptist Hymnal 1991 #148
Text: 'Tis Finished! The Messiah Dies
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Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #763
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The Cyber Hymnal #703
Text: By Babel's Streams We Sat and Wept
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The Cyber Hymnal #6762
Text: 'Tis Finished! The Messiah Dies
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The Cyber Hymnal #6765
Text: 'Tis Midnight, and on Olive's Brow
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The Cyber Hymnal #9311
Text: Away From Earth My Spirit Turns
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The United Methodist Hymnal #282
Text: 'Tis Finished! The Messiah Dies
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African Methodist Episcopal Church Hymnal #150

Ambassador Hymnal #85

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Baptist Hymnal 1991 #148

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Chalice Hymnal #194

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Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #763

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #120

Discipleship Ministries Collection #89

Himnos de la Iglesia #119

Hymnal #241

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Hymns of Faith #143

Hymns of the Saints #264

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Hymns to the Living God #146

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Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #226

Sacred Selections for the Church #286

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Small Church Music #1473

The Christian Life Hymnal #159

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The Cyber Hymnal #703

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The Cyber Hymnal #6762

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The Cyber Hymnal #6765

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The Cyber Hymnal #9311

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The United Methodist Hymnal #282

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The Worshiping Church #220

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Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #249

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Trinity Psalter Hymnal #6

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Trinity Psalter Hymnal #119D

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Trinity Psalter Hymnal #344

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Voices Together #318

찬송과 예배 = Chansong gwa yebae = Come, Let Us Worship #182

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