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A Wonderful Place

There is a place of gladness beyond this vale of tears

Author: J. B. Coats
Tune: [There is a place of gladness beyond this vale of tears]
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: J. B. Coats

J.B. Coats was born on April 6, 1901, in Summerland, Mississippi. He attended the schools of his area and was both a student and lover of music all his life...His formal education was continued with study at Mississippi Southern College and Louisiana State University. He also studied music with Julius Rishing, J.E. and Alvis O. Thomas and T.B. Mosley. When just a lad about fourteen, he began teaching music classes and conducting evangelistic singing. Mr. Coats was a teacher in public schools most of his life...He was the composer of many loved gospel songs with "Where Could I Go" haveing been printed and sung most widely. Others of his outstanding songs are "A Wonderful Place", "My Soul Shall Live On", "I'm Winging My Way Back Home", and "T… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There is a place of gladness beyond this vale of tears
Title: A Wonderful Place
Author: J. B. Coats
Refrain First Line: Beyond the starry sky
Publication Date: 1941
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1941.

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