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OLNEY (Mason)

OLNEY (Mason)

Composer: Lowell Mason (1836)
Published in 32 hymnals


Audio files: MIDI

Composer: Lowell Mason

Dr. Lowell Mason (the degree was conferred by the University of New York) is justly called the father of American church music; and by his labors were founded the germinating principles of national musical intelligence and knowledge, which afforded a soil upon which all higher musical culture has been founded. To him we owe some of our best ideas in religious church music, elementary musical education, music in the schools, the popularization of classical chorus singing, and the art of teaching music upon the Inductive or Pestalozzian plan. More than that, we owe him no small share of the respect which the profession of music enjoys at the present time as contrasted with the contempt in which it was held a century or more ago. In fact, the… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: OLNEY (Mason)
Composer: Lowell Mason (1836)
Meter: 6.6.8.6
Incipit: 55434 51114 32554
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Instances

Instances (1 - 32 of 32)
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African Methodist Episcopal hymn and tune book #474

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African Methodist Episcopal hymn and tune book #475

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African Methodist Episcopal hymn and tune book #475b

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Book of Worship with Hymns and Tunes #362

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Carmina Sacra #163b

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Carmina Sanctorum, a selection of hymns and songs of praise with tunes #503

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Christian Melodies #153

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Christian Melodies #153

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Evangelical Lutheran hymnal #370

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Gospel Praise Book. #197b

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Hymnal and Order of Service #124a

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International Song Service #184

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Lutherförbundets Sångbok #E43

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Many Voices; or, Carmina Sanctorum, Evangelistic Edition with Tunes #357

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New Christian Hymn and Tune Book #412

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New Christian Hymn and Tune Book #412

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Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #589

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Songs for the Sanctuary #402

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Songs of Praise with Tunes #194

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The African Methodist Episcopal Hymn and Tune Book #474

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The African Methodist Episcopal Hymn and Tune Book #475

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The African Methodist Episcopal Hymn and Tune Book #475b

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The National Hymn Book of the American Churches #147

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The Sacred Harp or Eclectic Harmony #96a

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book #527

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book #528

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book #529

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book #530

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The Students' Hymnal #33

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The Tribute of Praise #382

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Young Men's Christian Association Hymn and Tune Book #75

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