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NEW HAVEN

NEW HAVEN

Composer: Thomas Hastings
Published in 59 hymnals


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Composer: Thomas Hastings

Hastings, Thomas, MUS. DOC., son of Dr. Seth Hastings, was born at Washington, Lichfield County, Connecticut, October 15, 1784. In 1786, his father moved to Clinton, Oneida Co., N. Y. There, amid rough frontier life, his opportunities for education were small; but at an early age he developed a taste for music, and began teaching it in 1806. Seeking a wider field, he went, in 1817, to Troy, then to Albany, and in 1823 to Utica, where he conducted a religious journal, in which he advocated his special views on church music. In 1832 he was called to New York to assume the charge of several Church Choirs, and there his last forty years were spent in great and increasing usefulness and repute. He died at New York, May 15, 1872. His aim was the… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: NEW HAVEN
Composer: Thomas Hastings
Meter: 6.6.4.6.6.6.4
Incipit: 11132 12224 32344
Key: G Major
Copyright: Public Domain;Public Domain

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Small Church Music #6754

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The Cyber Hymnal #583

Include 57 pre-1979 instances
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