Beveridge, Lowell Pierson 19.sep.1905-18.jun.1991 USA Massachusetts, Boston Dorchester - Virginia, Rockville
organist, choral conductor, arranger, editor, studied and 1925 medalist in solfege at Longy School of Music in Cambridge Massachusetts, 1925 BA, 1928 MA and 1943 PhD from Harvard University in Cambridge Massachusetts, 1922-1925 studied organ with Archibald T Davison at Harvard, 1924-1926 piano with Lucille French and Richard Platt in Boston, 1940 voice with Isidore Luckstone in New York City, 1929-1930 taught at Wellesley College Massachusetts, 1930 at Columbia University in New York, 1950 director of chapel music at Columbia University, 1950 teacher conducting at the Union Theological Seminary of Sacred Music in New York City, 1985 active in Alexandria, member American Guild of Organists, American Musicological Society, Hymn Society of America, buried at Virginia Theological Seminary Cemetery Alexandria ; son of schoolmaster Orris Lyford Beveridge (Maine, North Haven 11.aug.1860-4.may.1921 Dorchester) and Rose Emma Pierson (Maine, Tenants Harbor 27.nov.1866-4.oct.1939 North Haven) ; 26.dec.1926 he married schoolteacher Ida Louisa Gattrel (Ireland, Dunmanway 28.dec.1901-23.jan.1993 Alexandria) ; sons Lowell jr (Mass, Newton 7.apr.1930-) and composer Thomas Gattrell Beveridge

Title Parts


[] Columbia University choir series, for mixed voices
selected and arranged by Lowell P. Beveridge
pub G. Schirmer, New York 1939-1946
[] 1 - Christus factus est (For us Christ was made obedient). Baldasaro Sartori
[] 2 - O vos omnes (Come ye people). Giacomo Antonio Perti
[] 3 - Tu solus qui facis mirabilia (O thou Lord who only doest wondrous things). Costanzo Festa
[] 4 - Quem vidistis, pastores (Whom have ye seen, ye shepherds). Giovanni Maria Nanino
[] 5 - Adoramus Te (We adore Thee, O Christ). Francesco Rossello
[] 6 - Jesu, dein' seel' lass heilig'n mich (Jesu, by Thee I would be blessed). Melchior Franck
[] 7 - Cantate Domino (O sing ye unto the Lord). Heinrich Schutz
[] 8 - Tu pauperum refugium (Thou refuge of the destitute). Josquin des Prez
[] 9 - Kyrie. Francesco Durante
[] 10 - Blessed are those. Thomas Tallis
[] Cantate Domino (Sing ye unto the Lord). Mixed choir and organ
comp by Heinrich Schutz, arr Lowell P. Beveridge
pub G. Schirmer Inc., New York 1941

[] Tu pauperum refugium (Thou refuge of destitute)
comp by Josquin des Pres (from motet Magnus es tu), arr Lowell P. Beveridge
pub G. Schirmer Inc., New York 1946

[] Ehre sei dir Christe (Christ our blessed savior). Mixed choir
comp by Heinrich Schutz, arr Lowell P. Beveridge
pub G. Schirmer Inc., New York 1947

[] Lobet den Herren (Praise the Lord). Mixed choir
comp by Michael Praetorius, arr Lowell P. Beveridge
pub G. Schirmer Inc., New York 1949

[] Common song for common prayer, music for chants and canticles, from Services for trial use
arranged by Lowell P. Beveridge
pub Virginia Theological Seminary, Alexandria 1973

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