ORTONVILLE

ORTONVILLE

Composer: Thomas Hastings (1837)
Published in 243 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: Thomas Hastings

Hastings, Thomas, MUS. DOC., son of Dr. Seth Hastings, was born at Washington, Lichfield County, Connecticut, October 15, 1784. In 1786, his father moved to Clinton, Oneida Co., N. Y. There, amid rough frontier life, his opportunities for education were small; but at an early age he developed a taste for music, and began teaching it in 1806. Seeking a wider field, he went, in 1817, to Troy, then to Albany, and in 1823 to Utica, where he conducted a religious journal, in which he advocated his special views on church music. In 1832 he was called to New York to assume the charge of several Church Choirs, and there his last forty years were spent in great and increasing usefulness and repute. He died at New York, May 15, 1872. His aim was the… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Thomas Hastings (1837)
Meter: 8.6.8.6.6
Incipit: 51122 32156 6165_
Key: G Major

Media

Baptist Hymnal 1991 #219
Text: Majestic Sweetness Sits Enthroned
  • Bulletin Score (melody only) (PDF)
  • Bulletin Score (PDF)
  • Full Score (PDF)
Baptist Hymnal 1991 #453
Text: How Sweet the Name of Jesus Sounds
  • Full Score (PDF)
  • Bulletin Score (melody only) (PDF)
  • Bulletin Score (PDF)
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #267
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #4141
Text: Majestic Sweetness Sits Enthroned
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #4931
Text: O God, We Pray for All Mankind
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #5599
Text: A Pilgrim Through This Lonely World
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #6346
Text: Strait Is the Gate to All That Come
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 25 of 25)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Baptist Hymnal 1991 #219TextFlexScoreAudio
Baptist Hymnal 1991 #453TextAudioPage Scan
Baptist Hymnal 2008 #144TextPage Scan
Baptist Hymnal 2008 #323TextFlexScorePage Scan
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #267ScoreAudio
Hinário para o Culto Cristão #75
Hymns of Faith #66Text
Hymns to the Living God #193Text
Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #242Page Scan
Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #326
Rejoice Hymns #78
Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #139Text
Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #233
Small Church Music #1486Audio
Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #16
The Cyber Hymnal #4141TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #4931TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #5599TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #6346TextScoreAudio
The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #109Text
The New National Baptist Hymnal #111
The Sacred Harp: the best collection of sacred songs, hymns, odes, and anthems ever offered the singing public for general use (1991 rev.) #68b
Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #145TextPage Scan
生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #58
生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #60
Include 218 pre-1979 instances



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