Nilsson, Marianne

Life and ministry

Marianne Nilsson was born in Sweden in 1941. She is a teacher and a church musician with a BA in musicology from Stockholm University.

Marianne Nilsson worked in Ethiopia with the Swedish Evangelical Mission and the Ethiopian Evangelical Church Mekane Yesus, living in Asmara (1963-65), Adwa (1970-71), and Addis Ababa (1971-1986).

Songs in hymn book

Mert Mazmurat (1975ff)

Melody: 1:6, 1:18, 1:39; 3:12


(adapted from the back cover of her book,
Melodies of Spiritual Songs from Ethiopia)