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I am happy

When the skies are hid and the billows roll

Author: Will H. Ruebush
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Will H. Ruebush

William Howe Ruebush (Will H. Ruebush) 1873-1956 Born: June 4, 1873, Sing­ers Glen, Vir­gin­ia. Died: October 6, 1956, Elk­ton, Vir­gin­ia. A vo­cal mu­sic teach­er ear­ly in his ca­reer, Rue­bush di­rect­ed an ar­my band in France in World War I. Af­ter the war, he led ma­ny ci­vil­ian or­ches­tras and bands, and taught at sev­er­al schools, in­clud­ing the Shen­an­do­ah Con­serv­a­to­ry of Mu­sic in Day­ton, Vir­gin­ia. He com­posed ma­ny marches, in­clud­ing The Stone­wall Bri­gade March, Shen­an­do­ah, and the Al­ma Ma­ter Song for Tu­lane Un­i­ver­si­ty. Rue­bush spent most of his life in Day­ton, Vir­gin­ia, where he be­came pre­si­dent of the Rue­bush-Kieff­er Pub­… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: When the skies are hid and the billows roll
Title: I am happy
Author: Will H. Ruebush
Refrain First Line: I have faith for he walks the wave before me

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The Church Hymnal #d483

The Sheet Music of Heaven (Spiritual Song); The Mighty Triumphs of Sacred Song #d278

The Sheet Music of Heaven. The Mighty Triumphs of Sacred Song. 2nd ed. #d278

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