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O, let us exalt our dear Lord and proclaim,
In songs of true gratitude, praise to His name!
As songs of the angels in sweetest accord,
Our thanks and our praises shall rise to the Lord.
-- Zion's Harp # 165

Composer Bio Information

Perkins, William Oscar's bio information

May 23, 1831 - January 13, 1902

Born: May 23, 1831, Stockbridge, Vermont.

Died: January 13, 1902, Boston, Massachusetts.

Perkins attended the Kimball Union Academy in Meriden, New Hampshire, then studied music in Boston, Massachusetts; London; and Milan, Italy. Settling in Boston, he founded a music academy and published a number of hymnals. Hamilton College awarded him an honorary doctorate of music degree in 1879. He lived in Boston 1857-1884, then moved to New York City. His works include:

* The Golden Robin (Boston: Oliver Ditson & Company; New York: C. H. Ditson & Company, 1868)

Music

1. Amara
2. Beyond the Sunset
3. Did You Think to Pray?
4. Guernsey

Source: http://www.cyberhymnal.org/bio/p/e/perkins_wo.html

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