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Sweney, John R.

also:

 Sweney, John H.   (Source: 2)
 Sweeney, John A.   (Source: 3)

evangelistic song leader, composer of gospel hymns, musician, composer


born: 31 Dec 1837 West Chester, Pennsylvania / state, USA Source: 1  

died: 10 Apr 1899 Chester, Pennsylvania / state, USA Source: 1  
died: 00 May 1899 Chester, Pennsylvania / state, USA Source: 3  

The Music Sack has 12 items with information about John R. Sweney:


 1991 Source: 2

Bierley, Paul E.
Rehrig, William H.
The heritage encyclopedia of band music : composers and their music
Edited by Paul E. Bierley
William H. Rehrig
Westerville, Ohio: Integrity Press, 1991

Number of People : 8,916


 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


 1986

Composers and arrangers

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 : 478


 1980 Source: 1

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

Number of People : 20,506


 1971

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

Number of People : 265


 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


 1914

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

Number of People : 79


 1909

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

Number of People : 683


 1900 Source: 3

Lustner, Karl
Totenliste des Jahres 1899 die Musik betreffend
Monatshefte fur Musikgeschichte, 1900, p. 116

Number of People : 257


 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

Fillmore, James H.
John R. Sweney, Mus. Doc.
Musical Messenger, 1/8, 1891, p. 4-5

Number of People : 1


 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


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