Lowell Mason

Birth Year: 1792
Death Year: 1872
Notes: Leading figure in American church music, the composer of over 1600 hymn tunes, many of which are often sung today. His most well-known tunes include his arrangement of "Joy to the World" and "Bethany", his setting of the hymn, "Nearer, My God, to Thee".


Title Alternate Title(s)
Nearer My God to Thee