Onward Christian Soldiers
by Samuel B Whitney, reprint of 1897 Arthur P Schmidt edition.
This is a new printing on sturdy, acid-free paper. 12 pages. All markings
are original. Highest quality
guaranteed. Size of music is 10.5" x 13.5"
This Is Newly Printed Music
Samuel Brenton Whitney
(1842-1914) was the organist for the Church of the Advent in Boston, Massachusetts, taught at New England
Conservatory, and was a founder of the American Guild of Organists
. The tune, St Gertrude
, first appeared in The Church
in 1872 (see a PDF here
and is widely known today. Even if your congregation no longer sings Sullivan’s catchy tune, they
will enjoy this clever treatment of it. Moderate.