HOLCOMB (McKinney)

HOLCOMB (McKinney)

Composer: B. B. McKinney (1927)
Published in 17 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Composer: B. B. McKinney

Pseudonyms-- Martha Annis (his mother’s maiden name was Martha Annis Heflin) Otto Nellen Gene Routh (his wife’s maiden name was Leila Irene Routh) ----- Son of James Calvin McKinney and Martha Annis Heflin McKinney, B . B. attended Mount Lebanon Academy, Louisiana; Louisiana College, Pineville, Louisiana; the Southwestern Baptist Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas; the Siegel-Myers Correspondence School of Music, Chicago, Illinois (BM.1922); and the Bush Conservatory of Music, Chicago. Oklahoma Baptist University awarded him an honorary MusD degree in 1942. McKinney served as music editor at the Robert H. Coleman company in Dallas, Texas (1918–35). In 1919, after several months in the army, McKinney returned to Fort Wor… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: HOLCOMB (McKinney)
Composer: B. B. McKinney (1927)
Meter: with refrain
Incipit: 33345 52111 41333
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain



Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations: Trombone Counter-melody

  • 61 Trombone Hymns & Counter-Melodies Volume 3
    Composer/Editor Douglas Smith
    Published By: Hope Publishing Company (1996) pp. 54

Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations: Trumpet Descant

  • 61 Trumpet Hymns & Descants Volume 3
    Composer/Editor Douglas Smith
    Published By: Hope Publishing Company (1995) pp. 54

Organ Solo

  • Preludes on Well-Known Hymn Tunes Volume 3: For Organ with Hammond Registration
    Composer/Editor Samuel W. Shanko
    Published By: Broadman Press (1964) pp. 3

Piano Solo

  • An Offering of Praise
    Composer/Editor Lura Keiter
    Published By: John T. Benson Publishing Company (1986) pp. 34
  • Like a River Glorious: For the Pianist
    Composer/Editor Nancy Lyons Smith
    Published By: Broadman Press (1986) pp. 28
  • PedalPoint Volume 3 Number 2 January February March 1984: Church Music and Study Helps for Pianists and Organists
    Composer/Editors Sharron Lyon; Nancy Lyons Smith
    Published By: The Sunday School Board of the Southern Baptist Convention (1984) pp. 9

Piano and Organ Duet

  • The Haven of Rest: Organ - Piano Duets
    Composer/Editors James Pethel; Stan Pethel
    Published By: Van Ness Press, Inc. (1986) pp. 6


Instances (1 - 5 of 5)
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Baptist Hymnal 1991 #281

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Baptist Hymnal 2008 #428

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Celebrating Grace Hymnal #384

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #355

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The New National Baptist Hymnal (21st Century Edition) #211

Include 12 pre-1979 instances
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