Composer: Helen Howarth Lemmel

Born: November 14, 1863, Wardle, England. Died: November 1, 1961, at her home in Seattle, Washington. Buried: Lemmel was cremated, but her final resting place is unknown to us. Daughter of a Methodist minister, Helen emigrated from England with her family to America when she was 12 years old. They first settled in Mississippi, then relocated to Wisconsin. She moved to Seattle in 1904, and for three years was music critic for the Seattle Post-Intelligencer. While interviewing German singer Ernestine Schumann-Hein, Helen was persuaded to go to Europe. A gifted singer, she studied music in Germany for four years. Upon her return to America, she began giving concerts and traveling on the Chautauqua circuit. Eventually, she became a vocal m… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Helen Howarth Lemmel (1922)
Meter: Irregular
Incipit: 33235 43326 17132
Key: F Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #198
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #6968
Text: Turn Your Eyes upon Jesus
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
Worship and Rejoice #472
Text: Turn Your Eyes upon Jesus


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50 Favorites: and July 2013 index of supplement to Evening Light Songs #45TextPage Scan
Ambassador Hymnal: for Lutheran worship #526
Baptist Hymnal 1991 #320FlexscorePage Scan
Baptist Hymnal 2008 #413TextFlexscorePage Scan
Celebrating Grace Hymnal #472TextPage Scan
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #198ScoreAudio
Hymns for a Pilgrim People: a congregational hymnal #146Text
Hymns of Faith #87TextFlexscorePage Scan
Hymns of Promise: a large print songbook #62TextPage Scan
Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #284Page Scan
Rejoice Hymns #253
Secular Hymnal: 144 hymn tunes made inclusive for all #43TextPage Scan
Seventh-day Adventist Hymnal #290
Sing Joyfully #363TextFlexscorePage Scan
Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #261
The Celebration Hymnal: songs and hymns for worship #340Text
The Cyber Hymnal #6968TextScoreAudio
The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #335TextPage Scan
The New National Baptist Hymnal #199
The United Methodist Hymnal #349AudioPage Scan
The United Methodist Hymnal Music Supplement #210Text
The Worshiping Church #452Text
Timeless Truths #229TextAudio
Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #481TextFlexscorePage Scan
Worship and Rejoice #472TextScoreAudio
찬송과 예배 = Chansong gwa yebae = Come, Let Us Worship: the Korean-English Presbyterian hymnal and service book #305
Include 14 pre-1979 instances
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