[One by one we cross the river] (Perkins)

[One by one we cross the river] (Perkins)

Composer: Theodore E. Perkins
Published in 7 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: Theodore E. Perkins

Theodore E. Perkins was born at Poughkeepsie, on the Hudson, N.Y., July 21, 1831. His father was a Baptist clergyman. The family of ten brothers and sisters sang and played various instruments, forming among themselves both choir and orchestra. His musical education began at the early age of three years. During his father's pastorate at Hamilton, N. Y., the choir rehearsals were often held at the parsonage, and the leader used to place the three-year-old on a small stool, on the table around which the choir was assembled, giving him a chance to both see and hear. Later on he played the violincello in church, standing on a stool in order to finger the instrument. The home gatherings — especially on Thanksgiving Day, are the recollectio… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [One by one we cross the river] (Perkins)
Composer: Theodore E. Perkins
Incipit: 55543 45166 1716
Key: C Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Instances

Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

Protestant Madagascar Hymnal, 2001 #313

Audio

Small Church Music #6844

Include 5 pre-1979 instances
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