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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. (www.hymntime.com)… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Albert E. Brumley
Meter: 9.4.9.4. with Refain
Key: G Major
Copyright: © 1932 Hartford Music Co., ren. 1960 Albert E. Brumley & sons (admin. ClearBox Rights)

Instances

Instances (1 - 16 of 16)

African American Heritage Hymnal #601

Baptist Hymnal 2008 #601

CCLI Top 100 #87

Text InfoAudio

Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #852

Hymns for a Pilgrim People: a congregational hymnal #478

Hymns of Promise: a large print songbook #136

Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #709

Audio

Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #256

Rejoice Hymns #617

Sing the Faith #2282

The Celebration Hymnal: songs and hymns for worship #779

The Faith We Sing #2282

The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #554

The New Century Hymnal #595

The New National Baptist Hymnal #432

This Far By Faith: an African American resource for worship #176

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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