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[Like wandering sheep o’er mountains cold]

[Like wandering sheep o’er mountains cold]

Composer: James McGranahan
Published in 11 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: James McGranahan

James McGranahan USA 1840-1907. Born at West Fallowfield, PA, uncle of Hugh McGranahan, and son of a farmer, he farmed during boyhood. Due to his love of music his father let him attend singing school, where he learned to play the bass viol. At age 19 he organized his first singing class and soon became a popular teacher in his area of the state. He became a noted musician and hymns composer. His father was reluctant to let him pursue this career, but he soon made enough money doing it that he was able to hire a replacement farmhand to help his father while he studied music. His father, a wise man, soon realized how his son was being used by God to win souls through his music. He entered the Normal Music School at Genesco, NY, under… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Like wandering sheep o’er mountains cold]
Composer: James McGranahan
Incipit: 33451 76622 34665
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)
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Alexander's Gospel Songs No. 2 #40

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Alexander's Hymns No. 3 #200

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Choice Hymns of the Faith #110

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Christ in Song #10

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Gospel Hymns No. 5 #104

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Gospel Hymns Nos. 1 to 6 #369

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Hymns, Psalms and Gospel Songs #421

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Immanuel's Praise #115

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Montreat Hymns #421

Sacred Songs and Solos #585

Audio

Small Church Music #1433

Exclude 10 pre-1979 instances
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