[Yield not to temptation] (Palmer)

[Yield not to temptation] (Palmer)

Composer: H. R. Palmer
Published in 253 hymnals

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Composer: H. R. Palmer

Palmer, Horatio Richmond, MUS. DOC, was born April 26, 1834. He is the author of several works on the theory of music; and the editor of some musical editions of hymnbooks. To the latter he contributed numerous tunes, some of which have attained to great popularity, and 5 of which are in I. D. Sankey's Sacred Songs and Solos, London, 1881. His publications include Songs of Love for the Bible School; and Book of Anthems, the combined sale of which has exceeded one million copies. As a hymnwriter he is known by his "Yield not to temptation," which was written in 1868, and published in the National Sunday School Teachers' Magazine, from which it passed, with music by the author, into his Songs of Love, &c, 1874, and other collections. In A… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Yield not to temptation] (Palmer)
Composer: H. R. Palmer
Meter: D with refrain
Incipit: 33432 21121 76671
Key: A Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Piano Solo

  • The Piano Hymnal: 200 Favorite Hymn Arrangements
    Composer/Editor David Smither
    Published By: Trinity House Publishing, Inc. (1985) pp. 151
  • Rudy Atwood Piano Arrangements Vol. 4
    Composer/Editor Rudy Atwood
    Published By: Alma Records, Inc. (1965) pp. 30
  • Classic Piano Hymn-Tune Transcriptions: For Radio and TV Programs and Piano Teaching Material
    Composer/Editor George S. Schuler
    Published By: The Moody Press (1959) pp. 16
  • Hymn Tune Fantasy Number One
    Composer/Editor George S. Schuler
    Published By: Gospel Music: Chicago (1943) pp. 3

Piano and Organ Duet

  • Favorite Hymn Duets: For Organ and Piano
    Composer/Editors Wendell K. Babcock; Hermann Voss
    Published By: R. D. Row Music Company, Inc. (1964) pp. 54
  • Favorite Hymn Duets for Organ and Piano
    Composer/Editors Wendell K. Babcock; Hermann Voss
    Published By: R. D. Row Music Company, Inc. (1964) pp. 54


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