[Sowing in the morning, sowing seeds of kindness] (Minor)

[Sowing in the morning, sowing seeds of kindness] (Minor)

Composer: George A. Minor (1880)
Published in 273 hymnals

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Composer: George A. Minor

George A. Minor was a native of Richmond, Virginia. He was an active member of the First Baptist church and led the singing in the Sunday school of that church. He composed several Sunday school hymns. He worked for the Hume-Minor Company, a piano and music dealer, and for the Mason-Hamlin Company,a piano manufacturer. Dianne Shapiro, excerpted from obituary in "Richmond Times-Dispatch," January 31, 1904 Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Sowing in the morning, sowing seeds of kindness] (Minor)
Composer: George A. Minor (1880)
Meter: with refrain
Incipit: 55565 31112 16555
Key: C Major
Copyright: Public Domain


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