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Albert E. Brumley
Albert E. Brumley
Short Name: Albert E. Brumley
Full Name: Brumley, Albert Edward, 1905-1977
Birth Year: 1905
Death Year: 1977

Born: October 29, 1905, near Spiro, Oklahoma. Died: November 15, 1977, Springfield, Missouri. Buried: Fox Cemetery, Powell, Missouri.

Brumley attended the Hartford Musical Institute in Hartford, Arkansas, and sang with the Hartford Quartet. He went on to teach at singing schools in the Ozarks, and lived most of his life in Powell, Missouri. He worked for 34 years a staff writer for the Hartford and Stamps/Baxter publishing companies, then founded the Albert E. Brumley & Sons Music Company and Country Gentlemen Music, and bought the Hartford Music Company. He wrote over 800 Gospel and other songs during his life; the Country Song Writers Hall of Fame inducted him in 1970.

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Wikipedia Biography

Albert Edward Brumley (October 29, 1905 – November 15, 1977) was an American shape note gospel music composer and publisher. Brumley was born near Spiro, Oklahoma on October 29, 1905. Pre-Dustbowl Oklahoma was primarily made up of sparse agricultural communities; Brumley's family was no different. He spent much of his early life chopping and picking cotton on his family's farm. In 1926, he enrolled in the Hartford Musical Institute of Hartford, Arkansas, and studied there through 1931. The Institute was led by Eugene Monroe Bartlett (1884–1941), owner of the Hartford Music Company and composer of the well-known gospel song "Victory in Jesus". Brumley purchased Hartford Music Company in 1948.

Tunes by Albert E. Brumley (87)sort descendingAsInstances
[Adown that lonesome road to heaven's blest abode]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[All the world is bright and cheery]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)3
ANCIENT LANDMARKAlbert E. Brumley (Composer)3
[As I journey through this vale of sorrow]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)3
[As I travel through this pilgrim land]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)6
[By the crystal river we shall live forever over in a land where comes no night]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Come and listen in to a radio station]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Do you live a life that's true for the One who died for you?]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Dreamin' in the gilmerin' twilight, dreamin' of a flickerin' firelight]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Ever since Jesus saved and pardoned I have been singing ev'ry day]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)4
[Every evening when I count my blessings]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Far beyond this land of sorrow]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Hark, I hear the voice of Jesus]Albert E. Brumley (Arranger)3
[Hello, I'm just a stranger]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Here I plod along on life's uneven journey]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Here so often I'm lonely, here so often I'm blue]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Here you pass me on the highways in this unfriendly land]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Honest and truly, Lord]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[I am just another way-worn pilgrim]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[I am so glad I heard my Savior gently pleading]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)3
[I cannot touch the hem of His garment]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[I have just enlisted in the service of the King]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[I have left the land of bondage with its earthly treasures]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)4
[I have read about the beauties of the South Seas]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[I have started for a city in a land of fadeless day]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[I know there is a land of beautiful flowers]Albert E. brumley (Composer)2
[I oft take a trip to scenes of my childhood]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[I used to be a sinner and my load was hard to bear]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[I wandered again to my home in the mountains]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[I was turning through my mother's dear old Bible]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[I was wandering far from Jesus in the paths of sin and shame]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[I went on a visit]Albert E. brumley (Composer)2
[I will meet you in the morning by the bright river side]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)5
[If I had all the words in our language]Albert E. brumley (Composer)2
[If I owned all the gold and the silver]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[If the Savior came to your house unexpected]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[If working and praying has any reward]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)3
[If you are burdened down with care]Albert E. brumley (Composer)2
[If you will give to me your undivided attention]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
I'LL FLY AWAYAlbert E. Brumley (Composer)19
[I'm pressing on through this world of care]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[I'm traveling on to the new Jerusalem]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)3
[I'm waiting by the river side]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[In a land far away is a soldier today]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[In sin I once was straying, no thought of ever praying]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[In the new found way, the gospel highway]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[In this busy life with its changing scenes]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[In this world I've tried most ev'rything]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[I've a friend close by my side]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[I've heard them sing He paid the price]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[I've read about a city foursquare, a city of eternal light]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Jesus gave his life a ransom yonder on Calvary]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Listen to the voices sweetly calling]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Look to the western horizon]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Lord, how well do I know I'll have little to show]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Lord, I would not ask a special blessing]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Many the time I am torn with disappointment]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[May we all walk closer to Thy side]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
MEET AGAINAlbert E. Brumley (Composer)5
[No place to hide when days are long and dreary]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[On the cross of Calvary our blessed Savior died]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)4
[On the rugged cross of Calvary]Albert E. brumley (Composer)4
[Once I was sighing]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[One day I met an old fashioned mother]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Over on the bright elysian shore]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)4
[Press along, weary pilgrim, through the struggles and strife]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)3
[Somebody ought to go and work for Jesus]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)3
[Sometimes the roses bloom and every thing is gay]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Sometimes when my pathway I hardly can see]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Thank God! I truly can say that I've been born again]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[There are mothers with beautiful features]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[There is many a cross to carry]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[There's a heavenly land of peace and joy eternal]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[There's a valley where the mocking birds are singing]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[There's a way that leads to joys of everlasting life]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[This world is not my home, I'm just a-passin thru]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)9
[Though a pilgrim, a stranger, a beggar I be]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)3
[Though you wander in the byways]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[We love the Red, White and Blue]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Well, I went down to the big camp meetin']Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Well, who could it be that tenderly holds my trembling hand]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[We've answered to the battle cry to conquer over sin]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[When my spirits are low and my footsteps are slow]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Wonderful the praise that is coming from heaven, over on the bright eternal shore]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[Won't it be a happy, happy day]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)4
[You are who you are for a reason]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)2
[You better get acquainted with your Lord a little better]Albert E. Brumley (Composer)5

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