Robert P. Manookin (1918–1997) was a Latter-day Saint composer.
Several of Manookin's works appeared in the 1985 English edition of the LDS hymnbook. Among these were "Thy Will, O Lord, Be Done" (words by Frank I. Kooyman) and "See The Mighty Priesthood Gathered" (words by Jean L. Kaberry). He also wrote the misic for Bruce R. McConkie's hymn "In an Upper Room" to be made into a hymn as well as Mabel Jones Gabbott's "The Risen Jesus in America".
Manookin was a professor of music composition and theory at Brigham Young University. He also served as a member of the General Church Music Committee of the LDS Church as well as both chorister and pianist at both the ward and stake levels.
- Robert Manookin at the MLCA Database
- list of works by Manookin
- Deseret News, March 21, 1984
- "In an Upper Room", and "The Risen Jesus in America", Ensign, April 1974
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