John Speller's Web Pages It came upon the midnight clear (Tucker)

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It came upon the midnight clear (Tucker)
A well-known text by New England Unitarian minister Edmund Hamilton Sears, set here to a tune by Hiram G. Tucker (b. 1851), who was organist of the Boston Handel & Haydn Society, and in 1878 became head of the Music Department at Wheaton College.

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Boylston Market, Boston, built in 1810. It was here that the Handel & Haydn Society held their first concerts from 1815 onwards
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