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Kurt Kaiser

Short Name: Kurt Kaiser
Full Name: Kaiser, Kurt
Birth Year: 1934
Death Year: 2018

Kurt Kaiser was born December 17, 1934, in Chicago. He attended American Conservatory of Music and Northwestern University. He moved to Waco, Texas in 1959 in order to join Word Music, where he later worked as vice president and director of music. He arranged and produced several albums. He composed more than 300 songs, and with Ralph Carmichael developed Christian youth musicals. He was a longtime member of the Seventh & James Baptist Church in Waco, Texas. He later helped start Dayspring Baptist Church in Waco. He was an acclaimed pianist who accompanied George Beverly Shea at Billy Graham crusades. He received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers and was elected to the Gospel Music Hall of Fame. He died November 12, 2018, in Waco.

Dianne Shapiro, from obituary in "Baptist Standard" (https://www.baptiststandard.com/news/obituaries/obituary-kurt-kaiser/) and "Gospel Music Hall of Fame" (http://gospelmusichalloffame.org/kurt-kaiser/) accessed 2-8-2019

Wikipedia Biography

Kurt Kaiser (born Kurt Frederic Kaiser December 17, 1934 – November 12, 2018) was an American contemporary church music composer and arranger.

Texts by Kurt Kaiser (18)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
شرارة فقطKurt Kaiser (Author)Arabic1
Be joyful, joyful, the Lord is aliveKurt Kaiser (Author)English3
Con una sola chispa se enciende un fuegoKurt Kaiser (Author)Spanish2
¡Cuánto nos ama Jesús!Kurt Kaiser (Author)Spanish3
Go now, and live for the SaviorKurt Kaiser (Author)2
He careth for you, He careth for youKurt Kaiser (Author)English2
I'll praise the Lord in my houseK.K. (Author)English2
It doesn't matter where you've beenK. K. (Author)English2
It only takes a spark to get a fire goingKurt Kaiser (Author)English26
O how He loves you and meKurt Kaiser (Author)English31
Quanto nos ama Jesus!Kurt Frederic Kaiser (Author)Portuguese2
Reach your hand as far as it goesKurt Kaiser (Author (st. 3))2
The Lord whom we loveKurt Kaiser (Author)2
The moment of truth is here for youK.K. (Author)English2
There's a sweet, sweet Spirit in this placeKurt Kaiser (Arranger)English1
We cannot give without receivingKurt Kaiser (Author)2
When in the spring the flowers are blooming bright and fairK.K. (Author)English7
一點星星之火,可燃起營火興旺 (Yīdiǎn xīngxīng zhī huǒ, kěrán qǐ yínghuǒ xīngwàng)Kurt Kaiser (Author)Chinese2

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