Far Above the Starry Sky

Author: Theodore Sisk

Theodore Roosevelt Sisk was born in Hall County, Georgia, July 15, 1906. He studied singing under his father, Jesse Lovell, and continued studying under other teachers. He wrote for or five hundred songs and was the music editor and member of The Sisk Music Company, publisher of gospel song books in Toccoa, Georgia. He died 1979 in Lexington, Ky. Dianne Shapiro from Who's Who among southern singers and composers by Otis J. Knippers; James D. Vaughan, Lawrenceburg, Tenn., 1937 Go to person page >

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First Line: Soon I'll leave this world of sorrow
Title: Far Above the Starry Sky
Author: Theodore Sisk
Refrain First Line: 'Twill be glory, hallelujah
Publication Date: 1938
Copyright: Copyright, 1938, by Sisk Music Co. Stamps-Baxter Music & Printing Co.



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Clarion Call #54

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