Charles Coller

Charles Coller
Short Name: Charles Coller
Full Name: Coller, Charles, 1863-1935
Birth Year: 1863
Death Year: 1935

Born: March 5, 1863, Rom­ford, Es­sex, Eng­land.
Died: March 21, 1935, Ed­mon­ton, Mid­dle­sex, Eng­land.

Coller grew up in Wood­ford, and joined the Sal­va­tion Ar­my (SA) at Re­gent Hall in 1885. He was a mem­ber of the SA House­hold Troops Band on its first cam­paign in 1887, and lat­er played the trom­bone in the SA In­ter­na­tion­al Staff Band. Be­gin­ning in 1895, he worked in var­i­ous SA trade de­pots, then in the Trade De­partment (later Sal­va­tion­ist Pub­lish­ing and Sup­plies Ltd) in Lon­don. His last ap­point­ment was in charge of the mu­sic pub­li­ca­tions de­part­ment, and he re­tired as an SA ma­jor in 1928. In 1880 he won a co­py of Heber’s Po­ems as a prize for a tem­per­ance acros­tic, and, from 1895, he con­trib­ut­ed more than 200 songs to The Mu­sic­al Sal­va­tion­ist.

Texts by Charles Coller (8)sort iconAsInstances
Even as a river flowingCharles Coller (Author)2
From the heart of Jesus flowingCharles Coller (Author)2
Hark, the sounds of singingCharles Coller (Author)1
Joyful news to all mankindCharles Coller (Author)3
Make the world with music ringCharles Coller (Author)2
Salvation, shout salvation we who God's giftsCharles Coller (Author)2
To God be the glory, a Savior is mineCharles Coller (Author)2
Unto thee, O Savior KingCharles Coller (Author)2