[Savior, lead me lest I stray] (Davis)

[Savior, lead me lest I stray] (Davis)

Composer: Frank M. Davis
Published in 124 hymnals

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Composer: Frank M. Davis

Frank Marion Davis USA 1839-1896. Born at Marcellus, NY, he became a teacher and professor of voice, a choirmaster and a good singer. He traveled extensively, living in Marcellus, NY, Vicksburg, MS, Baltimore, MD, Cincinnati, OH, Burr Oak and Findley, MI. He compiled and published several song books: “New Pearls of Song” (1877), “Notes of Praise” (1890), “Crown of gold” (1892), “Always welcome” (1881), “Songs of love and praise #5” (1898), “Notes of praise”, and “Brightest glory”. He never married. John Perry Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Savior, lead me lest I stray] (Davis)
Composer: Frank M. Davis
Incipit: 53517 65432 65435
Key: C Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Organ Solo

  • The Amateur Organist Number 38: A Collection of Organ Voluntaries for Church Use
    Composer/Editor Roger C. Wilson
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1963) pp. 12

Voices: Organ and Voice

  • Cavalcade of Hymns and Sacred Songs: All Organ Deluxe Album Over 100 Selected Titles
    Composer/Editor Anonymous
    Published By: California Music Press (1963) pp. 150


The Cyber Hymnal #3867
Text: Lead Me, Savior
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Instances (1 - 12 of 12)
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African American Heritage Hymnal #473

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African Methodist Episcopal Church Hymnal #385


Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #575

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One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism #234

Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #481


Small Church Music #2610

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Songs of Zion #57


The Cyber Hymnal #3867

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The New National Baptist Hymnal (21st Century Edition) #239

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Total Praise #477


Yes, Lord! #394

찬송과 예배 = Chansong gwa yebae = Come, Let Us Worship #298

Include 112 pre-1979 instances
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