Allen, Nathan Hale 14.apr.1848-9.may.1925 USA Massachusetts, Marion - Connecticut, Hartford
organist, studied at Philips Andover Acadademy, 1867-1870 studied organ with August Haupt and singing with Edward Grell in Berlin, instrumentation with Frank van der Stucken in New York, 1870 settled as organ teacher in Hartford, 1906 moved to Worcester Massachusetts, 1915 returned to Hartford, 1883-1906 organist of Centre Congregational Church in Hartford, 1906-1911 of Piedmont Church in Worcester, 1915-1916 choral conductor at Litchfield County Festivals, original member of the New York Manuscript Society, co-founder of the American Guild of Organists, member of the National Association of Organists, vice-president of the National Music Teachers Association, founder of the Connecticut State Music Teachers Association ; son of captain Henry Manley Allen (Marion 9.may.1809-6.jun.1887 Marion) and Matilda E Clark (Marion 14.apr.1805-24.jun.1882 Marion)

Title Parts

[] The apotheosis of St Dorothy. Cantata. Choir
[] Prepare ye the way of the Lord. Vocal duet
[] Festival Te Deum in D flat. Soprano solo / soprano and alto / soprano and tenor, mixed quartet and organ
dedication : To Chas. W. Rogers, Esqr., Hartford, Conn.
pub Oliver Ditson, Boston 1877

[] Fantasie impromptu in d. Piano
[] Nocturne in g. Piano
[] Three winter sketches. Piano
[] Dar-Thula. Dramatic song from Ossian
[] The lover's song from Kilrostan. Soprano and piano
[] Love's messengers. Soprano and piano
[] Lift up thine eyes round about. Anthem
[] I will lift up mine eyes. Sextette and chorus (ad lib.) with organ accompaniment
pub Oliver Ditson, Boston 1886

[] Three hymns of praise
[] The Flamingo. Part song for male chorus
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