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[Where hast thou built thine house]

[Where hast thou built thine house]

Composer: George F. Root
Published in 1 hymnal


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Composer: George F. Root

Root, George F., MUS. DOC, born in Sheffield, Berkshire County, Mass., Aug. 30, 1820. He is much more widely known as a composer of popular music than as a hymn writer. Four of his hymns are in I. D. Sankey's Sacred Songs & Solos, 1878. Nos. 16, 100, 293, and 297. A sympathetic biographical sketch, with portrait, is in The Tonic Sol-Fa Reporter, Sep. 1886. He died Aug. 6, 1895. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Where hast thou built thine house]
Composer: George F. Root
Incipit: 55112 33343 22117
Key: B♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

Sacred Songs and Solos: with standard hymns, combined: 750 pieces #582
Text: Oh, Build upon the Rock!

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Sacred Songs and Solos #582

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