[We speak of the land of the blest] (Stebbins)

[We speak of the land of the blest] (Stebbins)

Composer: George C. Stebbins
Published in 28 hymnals


Audio files: MIDI

Composer: George C. Stebbins

Stebbins studied music in Buffalo and Rochester, New York, then became a singing teacher. Around 1869, he moved to Chicago, Illinois, to join the Lyon and Healy Music Company. He also became the music director at the First Baptist Church in Chicago. It was in Chicago that he met the leaders in the Gospel music field, such as George Root, Philip Bliss, & Ira Sankey. At age 28, Stebbins moved to Boston, Massachusetts, where he became music director at the Claredon Street Baptist Church; the pastor there was Adoniram Gordon. Two years later, Stebbins became music director at Tremont Temple in Boston. Shortly thereafter, he became involved in evangelism campaigns with Moody and others. Around 1900, Stebbins spent a year as an evangelist in I… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [We speak of the land of the blest] (Stebbins)
Composer: George C. Stebbins
Meter: 8.8.8.8 with refrain
Incipit: 51111 76533 44323
Key: C Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Instances

Instances (1 - 7 of 7)

Cáliz de Bendiciones #297

Celebremos Su Gloria #282

Celebremos Su Gloria #590

Himnos de la Iglesia #404

Mil Voces para Celebrar #297

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نظم المرامير #188

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نظم المرامير #222

Include 21 pre-1979 instances
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