PURVES

PURVES

Composer: George Kingsley
Published in 3 hymnals


Audio files: MIDI

Composer: George Kingsley

Born: July 7, 1811, Northampton, Massachusetts. Died: March 14, 1884, Northampton, Massachusetts. Kingsley played the organ at the Old South Church and Hollis Street Church in Boston, Massachusetts. He also taught music at Girard College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, served as music supervisor for public schools in Philadelphia, and compiled a number of music books, including: Sunday School Singing Book, 1832 The Harmonist, 1833 The Social Choir, 1836 The Sacred Choir, 1838 The Harp of David, 1844 The Young Ladies’ Harp, 1847 Templi Carmina (Northampton, Massachusetts: 1853) The Juvenile Choir, 1865 --www.hymntime.com/tch  Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: George Kingsley
Meter: 6.6.8.6
Incipit: 13333 44222 23116
Key: F Major
Copyright: Public Domain
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