Composer: Paolo Conte

Born: Feb­ru­a­ry 29, 1890, Pa­ler­mo, It­a­ly. Died: Sep­tem­ber 11, 1966, Co­lo­ra­do Springs, Co­lo­ra­do. Son of Gae­ta­no and Clo­rin­da Conte, Pao­lo’s mu­sic­al gift was dis­played ear­ly: He be­gan im­pro­vis­ing on the pi­a­no at age four. He stu­died mu­sic in Ve­nice un­der Ta­gli­a­pi­e­tra, Wolf-Fer­ra­ri, and Bu­so­ni, and earned a mas­ter’s de­gree in psy­chol­o­gy and doc­tor­ate in mu­sic­ol­o­gy at the Un­i­ver­si­ty of Pa­dua. In Au­gust 1914, Conte went to the Un­i­ver­si­ty of North Da­ko­ta to teach pi­a­no and com­po­si­tion at Wes­ley Col­lege. In 1923, he be­came Dean of Fine Arts at Ok­la­ho­ma Bap­tist Un­i­ver­si­ty in Sh… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Paolo Conte (1936)
Meter: D
Incipit: 33334 33212 34321
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: © 1940, Renewal 1968. Broadman Press



Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations: Trumpet Descant

  • The Trumpet of the Lord: A Collection of Trumpet Descants for 100 Well-Known Hymns`
    Composer/Editor H. Matthew Ward
    Published By: Park Bench Publishing (2008) pp. 78

Organ Solo

  • Lord, Here Am I: A Collection of Organ Arrangements
    Composer/Editor Anna Laura Page
    Published By: Genevox Music Group (1997) pp. 8
  • 20 Services for the Church Organist: New interpretations of familiar hymns . . . Suitable for the Church or home
    Composer/Editor Sam Ellson
    Published By: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation (1968) pp. 126


Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

Baptist Hymnal 1991 #209

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #51

Include 8 pre-1979 instances
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