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THE WONDERFUL CROSS

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 >

Composer: Chris Tomlin

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Composer: Jesse Reeves

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Composer: J. D. Walt

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Tune Information

Title: THE WONDERFUL CROSS
Composer: Lowell Mason
Composer: Chris Tomlin
Composer: Jesse Reeves
Composer: J. D. Walt
Meter: 8.8.8.8 with refrain
Key: C Major
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Timeline

Arrangements

Piano Solo

  • Modern Worship Hymns: 25 Songs for Today's Worshipper
    Composer/Editor Chris Tomlin
    Published By: Word Music Group, LLC (2012) pp. 142
  • None Like You!: Contemporary Songs of Praise for Piano Solo
    Composer/Editor Lloyd A. Larson
    Published By: Lillenas Publishing Company (2012) pp. 23
  • Solos for Sermons: 36 Topical Arrangements for Church Pianists
    Composer/Editor Don Wyrtzen
    Published By: Word Music Group, LLC (2008) pp. 70
  • Lift High the Cross: Piano Solos for Holy Week
    Composer/Editor Larry Shackley
    Published By: Hope Publishing Company (2005) pp. 8

Instances

Instances (1 - 7 of 7)

Baptist Hymnal 2008 #239

CCLI Top 100 #79

CCLI Top 100 #88

CCLI Top 100 #100

Lift Up Your Hearts #176

Santo, Santo, Santo #164

Voices Together #324

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