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Union School of Sacred Music
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Union School of Sacred Music, affiliated with Union Theological Seminary (UTS) in New York, in the Reformed tradition. It was founded in 1928 by Clarence and Helen Snyder Dickinson, along with H.S. Coffin, the president of UTS. Through its high-quality instruction and the music books and textbooks published by C. Dickinson, it exercised enormous influence on American Protestant worship in the mid-20th century. The students at the school studied liturgics alongside their musical studies in …

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Ruff, Anthony William, “Union School of Sacred Music”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 17 April 2021 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013

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