[One there is above all others] (Main)

[One there is above all others] (Main)

Composer: Hubert P. Main
Published in 31 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF
Audio files: Recording

Composer: Hubert P. Main

Hubert Platt Main DD USA 1839-1925. Born at Ridgefield, CT, he attended singing school as a teenager. In 1854 he went to New York City and worked as an errand boy in a wallpaper house. The next year he became an errand boy in the Bristow & Morse Piano Company. He was an organist, choir leader, and compiled books of music. He also helped his father edit the “Lute Songbook” by Isaac Woodbury. In 1866 he married Olphelia Louise Degraff, and they had two sons: Lucius, and Hubert. In 1867 he filled a position at William B Bradbury’s publishing house. After Bradbury’s death in 1868 the Bigelow & Main Publishers were formed as its successor. He also worked with his father until his father’s death in 1873. Contributors to their… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [One there is above all others] (Main)
Composer: Hubert P. Main
Incipit: 55531 65365 32555
Key: D Major
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Himnos de la Iglesia #44

Protestant Madagascar Hymnal, 2001 #631

Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #183


Small Church Music #5006


Small Church Music #7160

Include 26 pre-1979 instances
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