Everybody Will Be Happy Over There

There's a happy land of promise over in the great beyond

Author: E. M. Bartlett
Tune: [There's a happy land of promise over in the great beyond]
Published in 26 hymnals

Author: E. M. Bartlett

E. M. Bartlett was born December 24, 1883 in Waynesville, Missouri. His family later moved to Sebastian County, Arkansas. Bartlett received training as a music teacher and was a leader in developing Southern gospel music. He was employed by Central Music Company, a publisher of shape note singing books based in Hartford, which was owned by David Moore and Will H. Ramsey. Bartlett persuaded Moore and John A. McClung to partner with him to form Hartford Music Company. In 1921, Bartlett established the Hartford Music Institute, a shape note school. He provided opportunities for many songwriters and musicians in gospel music, including Albert E. Brumley. In 1939 he suffered a stroke and afterwards wrote "Victory in Jesus." Dianne Shapiro, fr… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There's a happy land of promise over in the great beyond
Title: Everybody Will Be Happy Over There
Author: E. M. Bartlett
Refrain First Line: Everybody will be happy over there
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 26 of 26)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Amazing Grace for Singing Schools and Conventions #d118
Banner of Love Songs #d149
Best of All #d140
Billows of Love #d111
Camp Meeting Songs, a Collection of Gospel Songs ... #d144
Carols of Glory #d148
Chimes of Glory No. 3 #d87
Church Hymnal #180
Echoes of Calvary #d113
Everlasting Praises No. 2 #d143
Favorite Radio Songs #d164
Favorite Songs #d158
Forward in Faith #d106
Hymns of Glorious Praise #d396
Let Us Sing #d93
New Songs of Inspiration Book Five #d217
New Songs of Inspiration No. 4 #d247
Old Camp Meeting Songs #d139
Sacred Selections for the Church #398Page Scan
Songs of Inspiration #d194
The Victor #d125
Universal Songs and Hymns, a complete hymnal #d198
Vocal Gems #d117
Waves of Joy #d125
Waves of Praise #d111
Worship in Song #d175
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