Composer: Albert E. Brumley
Published in 2 hymnals

Composer: Albert E. Brumley

Born: October 29, 1905, near Spiro, Oklahoma. Died: November 15, 1977, Springfield, Missouri. Buried: Fox Cemetery, Powell, Missouri. Brumley attended the Hartford Musical Institute in Hartford, Arkansas, and sang with the Hartford Quartet. He went on to teach at singing schools in the Ozarks, and lived most of his life in Powell, Missouri. He worked for 34 years a staff writer for the Hartford and Stamps/Baxter publishing companies, then founded the Albert E. Brumley & Sons Music Company and Country Gentlemen Music, and bought the Hartford Music Company. He wrote over 800 Gospel and other songs during his life; the Country Song Writers Hall of Fame inducted him in 1970. © The Cyber Hymnal™. Used by permission. (… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Albert E. Brumley
Meter: D
Incipit: 34555 34451 17656
Key: D♭ Major
Source: "Matchless Gift"
Copyright: Copyright 1938 by Stamps-Baxter Music & Printing Co. in "Matchless Gift." All rights reserved.


Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

Radiant Joy #137

The Christian Hymnary. Bks. 1-4 #881

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