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Title Southern Hymns
Commercial Availability Status Available
Ensemble Type Choral

SATB and piano

Duration 7
Current Publisher Southern Music Publishing Co. Inc.
Edition Or Catalog Number HL 00228245

Cataloging Information

Copyright Date And Owner ©1984 Virgil Thomson; ©1985 Southern Music Publishing
Year Composed 1984
Year Revised
First Publisher Southern Music Publishing Co. Inc.
Year Published 1985
Manuscript Source(s) Location


Cardell Number n/a
Meckna Number W102

Additional Notes & Comments

Instrumentation Notes
Research Notes

CC: Movements

1. How Bright is the Day! (Text: (English) S.B. Sawyer)

2. Mississippi (When Gabriel's Awful Trump Shall Sound) (Text: (English) from "Kentucky Harmony")

3. Death of General Washington (What solemn sounds the ear invade?) (Text: (English) Stephen Jenks)

4. Convention (How Firm a Foundation) (Text: (English) from Caldwell's "Union Harmony")

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