1847 - 1919 Person Name: M. L. Bartlett Hymnal Title: Deseret Sunday School Songs Composer of "[Are we sowing seeds of kindness?]" in Deseret Sunday School Songs Bartlett was born on October 25, 1847 in Browhelm, Ohio. He was a choral conductor, composed many popular tunes, and wrote several books on music. As of 1905, he was Director of the Des Moines, Iowa, College of Music. He died in 1919 in Des Moines, Iowa.
Hughes, p. 307
Nutter, p. 453
Price, p. 195
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The publication Bartlett's Music Reader (1901) states that the editor, M.L. Bartlett, was "President of the Des Moines, Ia., Music College and formerly Teacher of Music in the Schools of New York City." This same M.L. Bartlett edited The Sunday School Serial.
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