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[The Lord bless thee and keep thee] (Mason)

[The Lord bless thee and keep thee] (Mason)

Arranger: Lowell Mason
Published in 14 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF
Audio files: Recording

Arranger: 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: [The Lord bless thee and keep thee] (Mason)
Arranger: Lowell Mason
Incipit: 13222 11133 33165
Key: A Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)
TextPage Scan

Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #796

Text

Hymns of Glory, Songs of Praise #796

Audio

Small Church Music #2660

The Book of Praise #619

Text

The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #288

TextPage Scan

Voices United #965

Include 8 pre-1979 instances
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