OTTAWA (Mason)

OTTAWA (Mason)

Composer: Lowell Mason
Published in 21 hymnals


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Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: Lowell Mason

Dr. Lowell Mason (the degree was conferred by the University of New York) is justly called the father of American church music; and by his labors were founded the germinating principles of national musical intelligence and knowledge, which afforded a soil upon which all higher musical culture has been founded. To him we owe some of our best ideas in religious church music, elementary musical education, music in the schools, the popularization of classical chorus singing, and the art of teaching music upon the Inductive or Pestalozzian plan. More than that, we owe him no small share of the respect which the profession of music enjoys at the present time as contrasted with the contempt in which it was held a century or more ago. In fact, the… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: OTTAWA (Mason)
Composer: Lowell Mason
Meter: 8.7.8.7.7.7
Incipit: 12314 33214 32171
Key: F Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)

An Nou Chanté! #59

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Complete Mission Praise #459

Hymns and Psalms #535a

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Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #97b

Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #132

Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #689

Singing the Faith #666

Audio

Small Church Music #380

Text

Together in Song #597

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Trinity Psalter Hymnal #51B

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Trinity Psalter Hymnal #169

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