Primary Song Book

Primary Song Book

The Primary Song Book: Including Marches and Voluntaries

Primary Song Book, English.
Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. General Board of Primary Associations.
1905. 1924 Edition. 171 songs.


Indexes

References

List of songs
Songs (Return to top)
1.
Cradle Hymn

Words: Martin Luther; Little Children’s Book for Schools and Families, 1885

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Away in a Manger

2.
Jesus Bids Us Shine

Words: Susan Warner

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Jesus Bids Us Shine

3.
As a Little Child

Words: John Newton

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
As a Little Child

4.
Children’s Morning Song

Words: L. Dalton

Music: Unknown

Arr.: Ebenezer Beesley

Other versions of this song:
Children’s Morning Song

5.
Hymn of Praise

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
I’ll Strive While Young to Tune My Voice

6.
Because He Loves Me So

Words: Emily H. Miller

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
I Love to Hear the Story

7.
Let the Little Children Come

Words: Emily H. Woodmansee

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Let the Little Children Come

8.
I’m Not Too Young for God to See

Words: Anon.

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
I’m not too young for God to see

9.
My Father, for Another Night

Words: Henry W. Baker

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
My Father, for Another Night

10.
Oh Jesus! the Giver of All We Enjoy

Words: Anon.; William W. Phelps

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
O Jesus, the Giver of All We Enjoy

11.
Jesus Once Was a Little Child

Words: James R. Murray

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Jesus Once Was a Little Child

12.
Jesus Blessed the Children

Words: N. Lorenzo Mitchell

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Jesus Blessed the Children

13.
Jesus, Unto Thee I Pray

Words: E. B. Ferguson

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Jesus, Unto Thee I Pray

14.
Jesus Thou Art Sweet and Mild

Words: John Nicholson

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Jesus, Thou Art Sweet and Mild

15.
Come Join With Me to Sing and Praise

Words: Anon.

Music: Unknown

Arr.: Alvin A. Beesley

Other versions of this song:
Come, join with me to sing and praise

16.
Our Children

Words: Emmeline B. Wells

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Our Children

17.
Christmas Eve

Words: Myles B. Foster

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Christmas Eve

18.
A Stranger Star O’er Bethlehem (Song for Christmas)

Words: Orson F. Whitney

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
A Stranger Star O’er Bethlehem

19.
We Ever Pray for Thee

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
We ever pray for thee, our prophet dear

20.
Shine On

Words: Joseph Ballantyne

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Shine On

21.
Earth’s Fairest Flowers

Words: Edith Sanford Tillotson

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Earth’s Fairest Flowers

22.
Little Knees Should Lowly Bend

Words: A. C. Smyth

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Little Knees Should Lowly Bend

23.
“Trip it Lightly” (For a concert)

Words: A. C. Smyth

Music: Unknown

Arr.: A. C. Smyth

Other versions of this song:
Trip It Lightly

24.
Loving Shepherd

Words: Jane E. Leeson

Music: Unknown

Arr.: A. C. Smyth

Other versions of this song:
Loving Shepherd

25.
Our Father in Heaven

Words: Alvin A. Beesley

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Our Father in Heaven

26.
Our Loving Savior Dear (Trio)

Words: Henry A. Tuckett

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Our Loving Savior Dear

27.
I Thank Thee, Dear Father

Words: Anon.

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
I Thank Thee, Dear Father

28.
Bless the Children

Words: Lucy A. R. Clark

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Bless the Children

29.
In Our Lovely Deseret

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
In Our Lovely Deseret

30.
In the Chambers of the Mountains

Words: Emmeline B. Wells

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
In the chambers of the mountains

31.
Home

Words: Anon.

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Home

32.
Christmas Cradle Song

Words: Joseph Ballantyne

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Christmas Cradle Song

33.
A Prayer

Words: Anon.

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
The Teacher’s Prayer

34.
Spring

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Spring

35.
Summer Time

Words: Anon.

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Summer Time

36.
Autumn

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Autumn

37.
Winter

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Winter

38.
Jolly Old Saint Nicholas

Words: Traditional

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Jolly Old Saint Nicholas

39.
America

Words: Samuel F. Smith

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
My Country, ’Tis of Thee

40.
Utah, we Love Thee (State Song of Utah)

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Utah, We Love Thee

41.
Battle Hymn of the Republic

Words: Julia Ward Howe

Music: Unknown

42.
Summer

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Summer

43.
Columbia, the Gem of the Ocean

Words: David T. Shaw; Thomas A. Becket Sr.

Music: Thomas E. Williams; Thomas A. Becket Sr.

Other versions of this song:
Columbia, the Gem of the Ocean

44.
The Star-Spangled Banner

Words: Francis Scott Key

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
The Star-Spangled Banner

45.
Hail Columbia!

Words: Joseph Hopkinson

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Hail, Columbia!

46.
For Decoration Day

Words: S. M. Kneil

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Let little hands bring blossoms sweet

47.
The Little New Year

Words: Alvin A. Beesley

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
The Little New Year

48.
My Mother Dear

Words: S. Lover

Music: Unknown

Arr.: Ebenezer Beesley

Other versions of this song:
My Mother Dear

49.
My Father Dear

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
My own dear loving father

50.
I Love Thee, Utah Dear

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
I Love Thee, Utah Dear

51.
Light and Shadow

Words: John B. Tabb

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
“How I love you, little maid!”

52.
Christ and His Little Ones

Words: Orson F. Whitney

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Christ and His Little Ones

53.
Rock-a-bye Baby

Words: Henry A. Tuckett

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Rock-a-Bye Baby

54.
Welcome to All

Words: Henry A. Tuckett

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Welcome to All

55.
The Evening Train

Words: Ebenezer Beesley

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
The Evening Train

56.
Little Things

Words: Anon.

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Little Things

57.
Hidden Treasures

Words: James P. Olsen

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Hidden Treasures

58.
Let’s Be Kind to One Another

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Let’s Be Kind to One Another

59.
The Busy Bee

Words: N. Lorenzo Mitchell

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
The Busy Bee

60.
Gather Up the Sunbeams

Words: J. M. F. Snodgrass

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Gather Up the Sunbeams

61.
Loving Mother Kind and True

Words: N. Lorenzo Mitchell

Music: William C. Clive

Other versions of this song:
Loving Mother, Kind and True

62.
This Is Mother, Kind and Tender

Words: Anon.

Music: Unknown

Arr.: Alvin A. Beesley

Other versions of this song:
This Is Mother, Kind and Tender

63.
Welcome, Friends of Song

Words: Benjamin C. Unseld

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Young and aged, short and tall

64.
Be in Time

Words: Jane B. Snyder

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Be in Time

65.
The Hedge Rose (For a concert)

Words: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Music: Franz Schubert

Trans.: Oliver Brand

Arr.: A. C. Smyth

Other versions of this song:
Heidenröslein

66.
Little Lispers

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Little Lispers

67.
Dare to do Right

Words: George L. Taylor

Music: Unknown

Arr.: A. C. Smyth

Other versions of this song:
Dare to Do Right

68.
We’ll All Stand Up Together (Motion Song)

Words: Anon.

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
We’ll All Stand Up Together

69.
The Children’s Hosanna

Words: Neal A. McAuley

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
The Children’s Hosanna

70.
Good-night

Words: Anon.

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Good Night, and Peace Be with You

71.
Hand Exercise Song

Words: Traditional

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Roll Your Hands

72.
Life’s True Joy

Words: W. Muller

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Life’s True Joy

73.
A Prayer For Zion

Words: Orson F. Whitney

Music: Unknown

Arr.: W. A. W.

Other versions of this song:
Father and first of Friends

74.
Tread Softly

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Tread softly, softly, by that little mound

75.
All Through the Night

Words: Harold Boulton

Music: Unknown

Adapt.: Celia Standish

Other versions of this song:
All Through the Night

76.
A Hymn

Words: Mary Stanhope

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Voices now to Thee upraising

77.
Autumn Winds

Words: Stella H. Seed

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Autumn Winds

78.
A Message of Love

Words: Kate Ulmer

Music: Unknown

Adapt.: August Krapf

Other versions of this song:
The beautiful summer days so bright

79.
A Story

Words: Frank Dempster Sherman

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
A Story

80.
The Upward Path

Words: Orson F. Whitney

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Children of the Saints of God

81.
I Think When I Read That Sweet Story

Words: Jemima Luke

Music: Unknown

Arr.: Hubert P. Main

Other versions of this song:
I Think When I Read That Sweet Story

82.
Be Happy

Words: Alice Jean Cleator

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Be Happy!

83.
Called to Serve

Words: Elsie Duncan Yale

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Called to Serve

84.
Crown of the Lovely Junetide

Words: Lizzie DeArmond

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Crown of the lovely Junetide

85.
Call Me

Words: C. Austin Miles

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Call Me

86.
Can a Little Child, Like Me?

Words: Mary M. Dodge

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Can a Little Child like Me?

87.
Come, Come, Ye Saints

Words: William Clayton

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Come, come, ye Saints, no toil nor labor fear

88.
Do What is Right

Words: Anon.

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Do What Is Right

89.
O Ye Mountains High

Words: Charles W. Penrose

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
O ye mountains high, where the clear blue sky

90.
O, My Father

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
O My Father

91.
Prayer is the Soul’s Sincere Desire

Words: James Montgomery

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Prayer Is the Soul’s Sincere Desire

92.
God’s Love

Words: A. Cleveland Coxe

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Oh, walk with God, and thou shalt find

93.
God Knows

Full credits not available

Other versions of this song:
Do you know how many stars

94.
Lord We Thank Thee

Words: Alice C. D. Riley

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Thank Thee, Father

95.
Give, Said the Little Stream

Words: Fanny J. Crosby

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
“Give,” Said the Little Stream

96.
Praise God

Words: Thomas Ken

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Praise God, from Whom All Blessings Flow

97.
God Made Us All

Words: James M. McLaughlin

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
God Made Us All

98.
Give Me the Joy of Living

Words: J. J. Cutter

Music: Unknown

Adapt.: J. J. Cutter

Other versions of this song:
Give Me the Joy of Living

99.
He Reigns

Words: Albert Simpson Reitz

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Whenever I think of God’s wonderful love

100.
Happy Children’s Day

Words: Edith Sanford Tillotson

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Once more we welcome with a song

101.
Hark! the Herald Angels Sing!

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing

102.
Sleep, Baby, Sleep

Words: Anon.

Music: Unknown

Arr.: J. S. Fearis

Other versions of this song:
Sleep, Baby Sleep

103.
Children’s Day

Words: Minne A. Greiner

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Children’s Day

104.
Life’s Mirror

Words: Madeline S. Bridges

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Life’s Mirror

105.
Our Sweetest Hymns

Words: Edith Sanford Tillotson

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Sweetest of our hymns of gladness

106.
Days of Spring

Words: M. E. Tupper

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Days of Spring

107.
Rowing

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Rowing

108.
Our Work and Our Wealth

Words: Lula Greene Richards

Music: Robert Volkman

Other versions of this song:
Our Work and Our Wealth

109.
Our Work and Our Wealth

Words: Lula Greene Richards

Music: Robert Volkman

Other versions of this song:
Our Work and Our Wealth

110.
Sometime

Words: Agnes Lee

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
When my mother dear I ask

111.
Spring Song

Words: Louis C. Elson

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
List to the bluebird

112.
Sunbeams

Words: Mabel J. Rosemon

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Sunbeams

113.
Shed Thy Light

Words: F. Bianchi

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Shed Thy Light

114.
Sweet and Low

Words: Alfred Tennyson

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Sweet and Low

115.
Sing With Joy

Words: C. Austin Miles

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Sing with Joy

116.
The First Christmas

Words: Emilie Poulsson

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
The First Christmas

117.
Tell Me, Dear Lord

Words: M. E. P.

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Tell Me, Dear Lord

118.
The Festal Days

Words: Elsie Duncan Yale

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
The Festal Days

119.
The Message of His Love

Words: Grace L. Hosmer

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
The Message of His Love

120.
Praise Ye the Father

Full credits not available

Other versions of this song:
Tell of His mercy so deep and so wide

121.
Wave the Standard Royal

Words: James Rowe

Music: Unknown

122.
When the Little Children Sleep

Words: Anon.

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
When the Little Children Sleep

123.
Lord, Dismiss Us With Thy Blessing

Words: John Fawcett; Walter Shirley

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Lord, Dismiss Us with Thy Blessing

124.
Flowers and Children

Words: A. E. D.

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
In pleasant sheltered places

125.
Thy Word is Like a Garden, Lord

Words: Edwin Hodder

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Thy Word Is Like a Garden, Lord

126.
Suppose

Words: Anon.

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Suppose

127.
Ye Merry Birds

Words: Elsie Duncan Yale

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Ye merry birds on pinions light

128.
The Army of the Living God

Words: C. Austin Miles

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Hark! On the highway of life a sound

129.
Welcome Sunshine

Words: Harriet J. Lewis

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Welcome Sunshine

130.
The Call of Love

Words: C. Austin Miles

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
The Call of Love

131.
The Lily and the Bee

Words: Orson F. Whitney

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
A lily in a desert land

132.
Two Little Hands

Words: Bertha A. Kleinman

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
I Have Two Little Hands

133.
I’ll Be a Sunbeam

Words: Nellie Talbot

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Jesus Wants Me for a Sunbeam

134.
Little Sunbeams

Words: Eben E. Rexford

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Little Sunbeams

135.
Sunshine and Rain

Words: Charles H. Gabriel

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Sunshine and Rain

136.
Utah, Fairest Utah

Words: Joseph Ballantyne

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Sweet native land of Thee I sing

137.
Dear Little Stranger

Words: Charles H. Gabriel

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Dear Little Stranger

138.
A Tiny Sunbeam

Words: Ida Romney Alldredge

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
A Tiny Sunbeam

139.
Our Prophet Hero

Words: Bertha A. Kleinman

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Let us sing of the fearless boy Prophet

140.
The Call

Words: Matilda Watts Cahoon

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
The Call

141.
The Bluebirds

Words: Matilda Watts Cahoon

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
The Bluebirds

142.
The Song of the Blue Birds

Words: Theodore E. Curtis

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
We are the Blue Bird Girls

143.
To A Seagull

Words: Eleanor B. Thomas

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Seagull, seagull toward blue sky winging

144.
Is The Story True?

Words: Genet Bingham Dee

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Is the Story True?

145.
The Seagull

Words: Matilda Watts Cahoon

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Rise o’er the billows, wand’ring Seagull

146.
Our Pledge

Words: Jane Romney Crawford

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
We are the Seagull Girls

147.
The Trail Builders’ Hymn

Words: Theodore E. Curtis

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
The Trailbuilders’ Hymn

148.
Memories of Seagull Days

Words: Laura E. Kinghorn

Music: Unknown

Other versions of this song:
Seagull days are filled with pleasure

149.
A Dream

Words: N/A

Music: J. L. Battman

Instrumental

150.
Grant’s March

Words: N/A

Music: E. Mack

Instrumental

151.
March in Norma

Words: N/A

Music: Vincenzo Bellini

Instrumental

152.
A Prayer

Words: N/A

Music: J. L. Battman

Instrumental

153.
Calisthenic March

Words: N/A

Music: Henry E. Giles

Instrumental

154.
Dr. Maeser’s Favorite March

Full credits not available

Instrumental

155.
Impromptu

Words: N/A

Music: Franz Schubert

Instrumental

156.
Marathon

Words: N/A

Music: T. H. Wallis

Adapt.: T. H. Wallis

Instrumental

157.
Reverie

Words: N/A

Music: Frederick Scotson Clark

Instrumental

157b.
Reverie

Words: N/A

Music: J. L. Battman

Instrumental

158.
Reverie

Words: N/A

Music: R. F. Raymond

Instrumental

159.
Andante

Words: N/A

Music: J. L. Battman

Instrumental

160.
Prayer from der Freischutz

Words: N/A

Music: Carl Maria von Weber

Instrumental

161.
Summer Song

Words: N/A

Music: George Rosenkrans

Instrumental

162.
The Pilgrim’s Song of Hope (A Celebrated Andante)

Words: N/A

Music: Édouard Batiste

Instrumental

163.
Voluntary

Words: N/A

Music: J. L. Battman

Instrumental

164.
Willow Brook

Words: N/A

Music: Charles Lysberg

Instrumental

165.
Cradle Song

Words: N/A

Music: Alberto Randegger

Instrumental

166.
President Young’s Funeral Hymn

Words: N/A

Music: George Careless

Arr.: Henry E. Giles

Instrumental

167.
Prelude No. 1

Words: N/A

Music: George Rosenkrans

Instrumental

168.
Prelude No. 2

Words: N/A

Music: George Rosenkrans

Instrumental

169.
Moonlight Thoughts

Words: N/A

Music: Sidney Smith

Instrumental

170.
Nephite Lamentation

Words: N/A

Music: Thomas L. Durham

Arr.: Henry E. Giles

Instrumental