Andrew Law

Andrew Law was a minister from Connecticut during the Revolutionary War who wrote the music to the song "Bunker Hill."

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Born in Milford, Connecticut, Andrew Law is known as a hymn writer as well as one of the first Americans to write about music. Some of his publications include Select Harmony (1778), Collection of Best Tunes and Anthems (1779), and Essays on Music (1814).

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Recordings

Ives - An American Journey

(Charles Ives)

2002

Mark O'Conner: Liberty!

(Andrew Law)

1997

An American Journey

(William Billings, Andrew Law and Traditional)

1995

I Am the Rose of Sharon

(Andrew Law, William Billings and Traditional)

1973

Books

Andrew Law: American Psalmodist

By Richard Crawford

Songs

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