[Whiter than snow, yes, whiter than snow]

[Whiter than snow, yes, whiter than snow]

Composer: William G. Fischer
Published in 2 hymnals


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Composer: William G. Fischer

In his youth, William G. Fischer (b. Baltimore, MD, 1835; d. Philadelphia, PA, 1912) developed an interest in music while attending singing schools. His career included working in the book bindery of J. B. Lippencott Publishing Company, teaching music at Girard College, and co-owning a piano business and music store‚Äďall in Philadelphia. Fischer eventually became a popular director of music at revival meetings and choral festivals. In 1876 he conducted a thousand-voice choir at the Dwight L. Moody/Ira D. Sankey revival meeting in Philadelphia. Fischer composed some two hundred tunes for Sunday school hymns and gospel songs. Bert Polman Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Whiter than snow, yes, whiter than snow]
Composer: William G. Fischer
Meter: 9.11.
Notes: Chorus of "Whiter than Snow"

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Audio

Small Church Music #135

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