[I have the joy, joy, joy, joy, down in my heart]

[I have the joy, joy, joy, joy, down in my heart]

Composer: George W Cooke
Published in 15 hymnals

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Composer: George W Cooke

George William Cooke was born in Yorkshire, England in 1884 and died in Jamestown, New York in 1951. He was the author of "Joy in My Heart" which was copyrighted in 1926 (but not renewed). At that time he was living in Wilmington, Delaware. He was a minister and associated with a group called Gospel Crusaders which was associated with the Methodist Church. He ran the Delmarva Camp, a Methodist camp that held gospel meetings and revivals. He was later minister of Methodist churches in Buffalo and Rochester New York. Dianne Shapiro from research done by Richard L. Green Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: George W Cooke
Incipit: 56717 65332 12275
Key: B♭ Major
Source: Traditional
Copyright: Public Domain


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African American Heritage Hymnal #622TextPage Scan
Hymns for a Pilgrim People: a congregational hymnal #398Text
Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #384Text
Sing With Me #32Text
Small Church Music #6840Audio
This Far By Faith: an African American resource for worship #257TextPage Scan
Worship in Song: A Friends Hymnal #231
Include 8 pre-1979 instances
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