Hezekiah Moors

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Life

Born: 3 December 1775, Shirley, Massachusetts

Died: 1814, Union, New York

Biography

Hezekiah Moors was a farmer, surveyor, and composer. He married Lydia Page of Groton, Massachusetts in Groton on August 3, 1797. In 1809 he published Province Harmony, the source of all his compositions.

List of choral works

A. SORTED BY TITLE

1. Psalm-tunes  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —

2. Set pieces  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —  —

3. Anthems

B. SORTED BY FIRST LINE


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Publications

  • Moors, Hezekiah. 1809. The Province Harmony: Being an Original Composition of Airs. Boston: Author. 140 pp.

References

  • Mooar, George. 1901. Abraham Mooar and his Descendants. Boston: Charles H. Pope. 97 pp.
  • Steel, David Warren, and Richard H. Hulan. 2010. The Makers of the Sacred Harp. Urbana, Illinois: University of Illinois Press. 322 pp.

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