WELCOME VOICE

Composer: Lewis Hartsough

Hartsough, Lewis, was born at Ithaca, New York, Aug. 31, 1823. Of his hymns the following are in common use:—- 1. I hear Thy welcome voice. The Divine Invitation. 2. In the rifted Rock I'm resting. Safety in Jesus. 3. Lead me to the Rock that's higher. Safety in Jesus. 4. O who'll stand up for Jesus? All for Jesus Nos. 1-3 are in I. D. Sankey's Sacred Songs & Solos, 1878 (1 and 3 with music by Hartsough). --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: WELCOME VOICE
Composer: Lewis Hartsough (1872)
Meter: 6.6.8.6 with refrain
Incipit: 13532 11124 65351
Notes: Hartsough wrote this song at a revival meeting in Epworth, Iowa.
Key: A♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Arrangements

Piano Solo

  • The Church Pianist's Library Volume 3
    Composer/Editor John Purifoy
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2008) pp. 85
  • Milestones on the Journey: Hymn Arrangements for Piano and Devotional Guide for Fellow Pilgrims
    Composer/Editor Don Phillips
    Published By: The FJH Music Company, Inc. (2007) pp. 27
  • Piano Prayer and Praises: Ten Exquisite Hymn Settings
    Composer/Editor Johnie Dean
    Published By: The FJH Music Company, Inc. (2004) pp. 36
  • We Believe: Songs of Faith from Many Styles
    Composer/Editor Victor Labenske
    Published By: Lillenas Publishing Company (1998) pp. 36
  • Alone with God: Devotional Arrangements for Piano Solo with Hymn Texts, Scriptures, and Prayers
    Composer/Editor Don Phillips
    Published By: Lillenas Publishing Company (1990) pp. 26
  • I Love Thee: For Piano
    Composer/Editors Sharron Lyon; Kevin Jeff Herrick
    Published By: Broadman Press (1986) pp. 40
  • Keyboard Hymns and Spirituals: Unique Piano Stylings
    Composer/Editors Johnie Dean; Teresa Patterson Wilhelmi
    Published By: Lillenas Publishing Company (1985) pp. 16
  • The Piano Hymnal: 200 Favorite Hymn Arrangements
    Composer/Editor David Smither
    Published By: Trinity House Publishing, Inc. (1985) pp. 171
  • The Piano Hymnal: 200 Favorite Hymn Arrangements
    Composer/Editor David Smither
    Published By: Trinity House Publishing, Inc. (1985) pp. 171
  • For the Beauty of the Earth: For the Church Pianist
    Composer/Editor Sharron Lyon
    Published By: Broadman Press (1983) pp. 31
  • PedalPoint Volume 1 Number 4 July August September 1982: Church Music and Study Helps for Pianists and Organists
    Composer/Editors Sharron Lyon; Ralph Manuel
    Published By: The Sunday School Board of the Southern Baptist Convention (1982) pp. 30
  • Sacred Transcriptions for Piano Book 2
    Composer/Editor Wilda Jackson Auld
    Published By: Lillenas Publishing Company (1946) pp. 20
  • Sacred Transcriptions for the Piano Volume 2
    Composer/Editor Wilda Jackson Auld
    Published By: Lillenas Publishing Company (1946) pp. 20
  • Sacred Transcriptions for the Piano Volume Two
    Composer/Editor Wilda Jackson Auld
    Published By: Lillenas Publishing Company (1946) pp. 20

Organ Solo

  • The Organist's Library Volume 40
    Composer/Editor Gerald Peterson
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2005) pp. 23
  • Hymns of Faith: Organ Solos
    Composer/Editor Jack W. Jones
    Published By: Belwin Mills Publishing Corporation (1996) pp. 6
  • The Welcome Voice of Jesus: Organ Arrangements for Repentance, Renewal and Decision - Pipe and Hammond Organ Registration
    Composer/Editor Sandra W. Jarrell
    Published By: Broadman Press (1981) pp. 14
  • A Collection of Hymn Tunes for the Organ: From the St. Cecilia Series
    Composer/Editor John Holler
    Published By: The H. W. Gray Company (1935) pp. 15

Piano and Organ Duet

  • PedalPoint Volume 10 Number 2 January February March 1991: Church Music and Study Helps for Pianists and Organists
    Composer/Editors Sharron Lyon; Donna Williams
    Published By: The Sunday School Board of the Southern Baptist Convention (1991) pp. 8

Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • The Piano Hymnal: 200 Favorite Hymn Arrangements
    Composer/Editor David Smither
    Published By: Trinity House Publishing, Inc. (1985) pp. 171

Media

Baptist Hymnal 1991 #302
Text: I Hear Thy Welcome Voice
  • Bulletin Score (melody only) (PDF)
  • Bulletin Score (PDF)
  • Full Score (PDF)
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #175
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #2819
Text: I Hear Thy Welcome Voice
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #5118
Text: O Lord, My Earnest Cry
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #13430
Text: Gwahoddiad
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

Instances (1 - 21 of 21)

Ambassador Hymnal #422

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Baptist Hymnal 1991 #302

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Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #175

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #555

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Hymns of Faith #337

Rejoice Hymns #490

Seventh-day Adventist Hymnal #282

Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #629

Audio

Small Church Music #165

Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #291

Spiritual Life Songs #121

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The Cyber Hymnal #2819

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #5118

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #13430

The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #540

TextPage Scan

Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #484

Welsh and English Hymns and Anthems #96

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نظم المرامير #145

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نظم المرامير #270

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نظم المرامير #432

生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #200

Include 233 pre-1979 instances
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