[Each cooing dove and sighing bough]

[Each cooing dove and sighing bough]

Composer: H. R. Palmer (1874)
Published in 12 hymnals

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Composer: H. R. Palmer

Palmer, Horatio Richmond, MUS. DOC, was born April 26, 1834. He is the author of several works on the theory of music; and the editor of some musical editions of hymnbooks. To the latter he contributed numerous tunes, some of which have attained to great popularity, and 5 of which are in I. D. Sankey's Sacred Songs and Solos, London, 1881. His publications include Songs of Love for the Bible School; and Book of Anthems, the combined sale of which has exceeded one million copies. As a hymnwriter he is known by his "Yield not to temptation," which was written in 1868, and published in the National Sunday School Teachers' Magazine, from which it passed, with music by the author, into his Songs of Love, &c, 1874, and other collections. In A… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: H. R. Palmer (1874)
Incipit: 5U1D5 U3D5U 2D5U4 D575
Key: B♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain


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