Daniel Belknap Sheet Music

  • Born: 9th February 1771
  • Died: 3rd October 1815
  • Birthplace:Framingham, Massachusetts, USA

Daniel Belknap was a farmer, mechanic, militia captain, poet and singing teacher. Belknap was one of the first American composers. He compiled four sacred tunebooks in the years 1797-1806, and also issued a book of secular songs with music. He died in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.