Richard Storrs Willis

(1819-1900)


Country: USA

Richard Storrs Willis was an American composer who focused on hymn music. In 1850 he penned the music for his most famous work "It Came Upon the Midnight Clear". He studied in Germany under the teacher Moritz Hauptmann and upon returning to the U.S.A. he worked as music critic for the New York Tribune amongst other publications.

Free sheet music by Richard Storrs Willis

It Came Upon a Midnight Clear