Upo mlima karibu, Na mji mkubwa

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First Line: Upo mlima karibu, Na mji mkubwa
Publication Date: 2003
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 2003.


[There is a green hill far away] (Stebbins)

George Coles Stebbins (b. East Carlton, NY, 1846; d. Catskill, NY, 1945) composed THE GREEN HILL in 1877 to accompany Cecil F. Alexander's hymn “There Is a Green Hill Far Away.” The tune was published in Gospel Hymns No.3 (1878). The slow harmonic rhythm and mostly stepwise melody build to a cli…

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