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Bliss, Philip Paul

itinerant Baptist music teacher, hymn composer, evangelist, singer, poet


born: 19 Jul 1838 Clearfield, Pennsylvania / state, USA Source: 1  

died: 29 Dec 1876 Ashtabula, Ohio / state, USA Source: 1  

The Music Sack has 33 items with information about Philip Paul Bliss:


 1993

Young, Carlton R.
Companion to the United Methodist hymnal
Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1993, 940 p.

Number of People : 691


 1986

The hymnodists

The above item is part of :
Rogal, Samuel J.
Guide to hymn tunes of American methodism
Compiled by Samuel J. Rogal
New York: Greenwood Press, 1986
      (Series: Music Reference Collection; 7)

Number of People : 668


 1986

Sadie, Stanley
Hitchcock, H. Wiley
The new Grove dictionary of American music
edited by H. Wiley Hitchcock and Stanley Sadie
New York, N.Y. : Grove's Dictionaries of Music, 1986. 4 v.

Number of People : 3,993


 1980 Source: 1

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


 1978

Sallee, James
A history of evangelistic hymnody
Grand Rapids, Michigan: Baker Book House, 1978

Number of People : 24


 1974

Claghorn, Charles Eugene
Biographical dictionary of American music
West Nyack, N.Y.: Parker Pub. Co., 1974, 491 p.

Number of People : 3,156


 1971

Baxter, J.R. (Ma) / Mrs.
Polk, Videt
Baxter, Clarice (Howard)
Gospel song writers biography
Compiled by Mrs. J.R. (Ma) Baxter and Videt Polk
Dallas, Tex: Stamps-Baxter Music & Print Co., 1971, 306 p.

Number of People : 112


 1971

Cornwall, J. Spencer
Stories of our Mormon hymns
Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1971, 304 p.

Number of People : 265


 1967

Thomson, Ronald William
Who's who of hymn writers
London: Epworth Press, 1967, 104 p.

Number of People : 277


 1963

Whittemore, Mildred C.
Hymn writers of the christian church
Boston: Whittemore Associates, 1963, 64 p.

Number of People : 181


 1954

Lyons, James
Howard, John Tasker
Our American music : three hundred years of it
Third edition, revised and reset.
With supplementary chapters by James Lyons
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1954, 841 p.

Number of People : 649

More Details : (1 Section)


 1941

Bio-bibliographical index of musicians in the United States of America since colonial times
Prepared by the District of Columbia Historical Records Survey Division of Community Service Programs Works project Administration
Washington, DC: 1941, 439 p.

Number of People : 10,576


 1940

Rohrer, Gertrude Martin
Music and musicians of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia: Theodore Presser, 1940

Number of People : 237


 1935

Ellinwood, Leonard Webster
The history of American church music
New York: Morehouse-Gorham, 1935, 274 p.

Number of People : 122


 1930

[no title]

The above item is part of :
Schulz, Walter
Reichssanger : Schlussel zum deutscher Reichsliederbuch
Gotha: P. Ott, 1930, 246 p.

Number of People : 94


 1921

Ninde, Edward S.
The story of the American hymn
By Edward S. Ninde
New York: Abingdon Press, 1921, 4229 p.

Number of People : 60


 1920

Boyd, Charles N.
Pratt, Waldo Selden
Grove's dictionary of music and musicians. American supplement ...
Edited by Waldo S. Pratt. Associate editor: Charles N. Boyd.
New York: 1920

Number of People : 1,335


 1914

Hall, Jacob Henry
Biography of gospel song and hymn writers
New York: Fleming H. Revell, 1914, 419 p.

Number of People : 79


 1912

Baltimore : its history and its people by various contributors ...
New York, etc: 1912, 3 vols. Note
       Note: Vol. 2, 3 only

Number of People : 5


 1909

Herringshaw, Thomas W.
Herringshaw's national library of American biography, etc ...
Chicago: 1909-14, 5 vols.

Number of People : 683


 1907

New Supplement

p. 1579 In:
Julian, John
A dictionary of hymnology : setting forth the origin and history of Christian hymns of all ages and nations
Revised edition, with new supplement
Edited by John Julian, D.D., Vicar of Topcliffe, Yorkshire; ...
London: John Murray, 1907

Number of People : 549


 1907

Appendix : Part II

p. 1549 In:
Julian, John
A dictionary of hymnology : setting forth the origin and history of Christian hymns of all ages and nations
Revised edition, with new supplement
Edited by John Julian, D.D., Vicar of Topcliffe, Yorkshire; ...
London: John Murray, 1907

Number of People : 523


 1907

Julian, John
A dictionary of hymnology : setting forth the origin and history of Christian hymns of all ages and nations
Revised edition, with new supplement
Edited by John Julian, D.D., Vicar of Topcliffe, Yorkshire; ...
London: John Murray, 1907

Number of People : 1,542

More Details : (3 Sections)


 1898

Campbell, Duncan
Hymns and hymn-makers
London: A. & C. Black, 1898, XXVII, 195 p.

Number of People : 195


 1898

The national cyclopaedia of American biography being the history of the United States ...
New York: 1898, 92-1947, 34 vols. Note
       Note: Vol. 1-13. 1898, 93-1909 only

Number of People : 248


 1891

Love, James
Scottish church music : its composers and sources
Edinburgh: William Blackwood, 1891

Number of People : 387

More Details : (1 Section)


 1889

Mathews, William Smith Babcock (editor)
A hundred years of music in America.
An account of musical effort in America ...
Chicago: 1889

Number of People : 470


 1889

Mathews, William Smith Babcock
A hundred years of music in America
An account of musical effort in America
Chicago: 1889, 715 p.

Number of People : 257

More Details : (1 Section)


 1888

Fiske, John
Wilson, James Grant
Appletons' cyclopaedia of American biography ...
Edited by James Grant Wilson and John a Fiske.
New York: 1888, 87, 6 vols.

Number of People : 207


 1888

Burrage, Henry S.
Baptist hymn writers and their hymns
By Henry S. Burrage, D.D. author of "A history of the Anabaptists of Switzerland," etc
Portland, Maine: Brown, Thurston & Co., 1888

Number of People : 319

More Details : (1 Section)


 1886

Jones, F.O.
A handbook of American music and musicians
Containing biographies of American musicians. And histories of the principal musical institutions, firms and societies.
Canaseraga, NY: 1886, 182 p.

Number of People : 309


 1884

Butterworth, Hezekiah
The great composers
Boston: D. Lothrop, 1884, 179 p.
      (Series: Little Biographies - Second Series)

Number of People : 19


 1883

Baptie, David
A handbook of musical biography
London: W. Morley, 1883, 256 p.

Number of People : 3,177


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