Jacob Kimball, Jr. (1761 - 1826)

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Birthplace: Topsfield, Essex, Mass
Death: Died
Managed by: Doug Robinson
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About Jacob Kimball, Jr.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacob_Kimball

Jacob Kimball, Jr. born on February 15, 1761 and died in Topsfield, Massachusetts July 24, 1826 was one of the first American composers. He played fife and drum in the American Revolutionary War and participated in battle of Lexington and Bunker Hill.


List of works

Invitation (1784) ("Hark! the Redeemer from on high") Sacred Harp p327
Brentwood (1800) Hesperian Harp p196
Tunbridge (1800) Hesperian Harp p88
Woburn (1793)

Discography

Woburn - Sweet Seraphic Fire New England Singing School Music
Invitation - Make A Joyful Noise: American Psalmody by American Anonymous

Tunebooks

The Rural Harmony (1793)
The Village Harmony (1798)
The Essex Harmony (1800)

Bibliography

Selected Works of Samuel Holyoke (1762–1820) and Jacob Kimball (1761–1826), eds Harry Eskew and Karl Kroeger
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Jacob Kimball, Jr.'s Timeline

1761
February 22, 1761
Topsfield, Essex, Mass
1826
July 24, 1826
Age 65
1898
March 15, 1898
Age 65
1928
June 18, 1928
Age 65
1929
June 5, 1929
Age 65
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Topsfield, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States