Karl P. Harrington

Karl P. Harrington
Short Name: Karl P. Harrington
Full Name: Harrington, Karl Pomeroy, 1861-1953
Birth Year: 1861
Death Year: 1953

Born: June 13, 1861, Somersworth, New Hampshire.
Died: November 14, 1953, Berkeley, California.
Buried: Middletown, Connecticut.

Son of Calvin S. and Eliza Chase Harrington, Karl earned his AB degree in 1882, and his AM in 1885, from Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut. He studied at the University of Berlin (1887-89) and Yale University (1890-91). He taught high school in Westfield, Massachusetts (1882-85); Latin at Wesleyan Academy in Wilbraham, Massachusetts (1885-87); was a Latin tutor at Wesleyan University (1889-91); Latin professor at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (1891-99); University of Maine (1899-1905); and Wesleyan University (1905). While at the University of North Carolina, he directed the Glee Club. His works include:

The Roman Elegiac Poets, circa 1914
Richard Alsop, "a Hartford Wit"
Walks and Climbs in the White Mountains, 1926


Tunes by Karl P. Harrington (19)sort descendingAsInstancesIncipit
[Beyond the smiling and the weeping] (Harrington)Karl Pomeroy Harrington (Composer)355567 12343 12355
CHRISTMAS SONGKarl P. Harrington (Composer)5856516 75551 35
COPELAND (Harrington)Karl Pomeroy Harrington, 1861-1953 (Composer)351233 54333 13432
EVANSTON (Harrington)Karl Pomeroy Harrington (Composer)333212 55544 43244
[For Christ and for our country]Karl P. Harrington (Composer)2
[Hail the blessed Easter morning]Karl P. Harrington (Composer)2
[The Lord is in His holy temple] (Harrington)Karl P. Harrington (Composer)951111 13217 51234
MIDDLETOWN (Harrington)Karl P. Harrington (Harmonizer)333343 32232 65555
MOORE (Harrington)Karl P. Harrington (Composer)333333 33234 5
MY MASTER (Harrington)Karl P. Harrington (Composer)236532 12321 21612
[O God, my powers are thine] (Harrington)Karl P. Harrington (Composer)2
[O strike, ye brave! And strike, ye true]Karl P. Harrington (Composer)2
ORONOKarl Pomeroy Harrington, 1861-1953 (Composer)332343 54643 21235
PALM SUNDAY (Harrington)Karl Pomeroy Harrington (Composer)333213 21213 33323
PARKER (Harrington)Karl Pomeroy Harrington, 1861-1953 (Composer)732156 76712 12233
PRAISE (Harrington)Karl Pomeroy Harrington (Composer)317665 56714 32345
THE SONG OF THE GLEANERSKarl P. Harrington (Composer)212343 23551 23432
WEIHNACHTKarl P. Harrington (Composer)333235 52234 34253
WORSHIP (Harrington)Karl P. HarĀ­ringĀ­ton (Composer)333454 33213 24355
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