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[Simply trusting every day] (Sankey)

Composer: Ira David Sankey

Sankey, Ira David, was born in Edinburgh, Pennsylvania, in 1840, of Methodist parents. About 1856 he removed with his parents to Newcastle, Pennsylvania, where he became a member of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Four years afterwards he became the Superintendent of a large Sunday School in which he commenced his career of singing sacred songs and solos. Mr. Moody met with him and heard him sing at the International Convention of the Young Men's Christian Association, at Indianapolis, and through Mr. Moody's persuasion he joined him in his work at Chicago. After some two or three years' work in Chicago, they sailed for England on June 7, 1872, and held their first meeting at York a short time afterwards, only eight persons being present. T… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Simply trusting every day] (Sankey)
Composer: Ira David Sankey (1876)
Meter: with refrain
Incipit: 32433 21161 65132
Key: F Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Organ Solo

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    Composer/Editor Mary McDonald
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2016) pp. 100
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    Composer/Editors Mary McDonald; Douglas E. Wagner
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2015) pp. 23
  • Hymns of Majesty and Contemplation Volume One: Beloved hymns arranged for the organ as Calls to Worship, Preludes, Offertories, and Postludes
    Composer/Editor Donald Campfield
    Published By: Fred Bock Music Company (2002) pp. 6
  • Ready to Play Gospel for Organ
    Composer/Editors Eugene McCluskey; Ron Loree
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1998) pp. 26
  • Songs of Assurance: Hymn Medleys for Organ
    Composer/Editor Albin C. Whitworth
    Published By: Genevox Music Group (1991) pp. 22
  • At the Name of Jesus: Favorite Hymns and Gospel Songs for Organ
    Composer/Editor Albin C. Whitworth
    Published By: Genevox Music Group (1990) pp. 28
  • How Majestic: And Other Gospel Favorites for Organ
    Composer/Editors Geoffrey R. Lorenz; Lani Smith
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1989) pp. 19
  • Preludes for Organ: Hymn Arrangements for Seasonal and General Use
    Composer/Editor Ethel Tench Rogers
    Published By: Lillenas Publishing Company (1988) pp. 64
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    Composer/Editor Lani Smith
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1986) pp. 31
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    Composer/Editor Robert J. Hughes
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1973) pp. 25
  • The Gospel Organist Volume Two: Gospel-Song Arrangements Suitable for Preludes, Offertories, Specials
    Composer/Editor Harold H. DeCou
    Published By: Singspiration Music, Inc. (1961) pp. 34
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    Composer/Editor George S. Schuler
    Published By: Lillenas Publishing Company (1950) pp. 2

Piano Solo

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    Composer/Editor Marianne Kim
    Published By: Shawnee Press, Inc. (2014) pp. 45
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    Composer/Editor Jolene Boyd
    Published By: Lillenas Publishing Company (2012) pp. 30
  • Sweet By and By: A Collection of Timeless Hymns for the Church Pianist
    Composer/Editor Mary McDonald
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2008) pp. 12
  • Amazed in the Presence: Gospel Hymn Settings for Solo Piano
    Composer/Editor Johnie Dean
    Published By: The FJH Music Company, Inc. (2005) pp. 30
  • Reflection & Praise: Colorful Hymn Settings for Solo Piano
    Composer/Editor Kenneth Mays
    Published By: GlorySound (2003) pp. 10
  • Simply Trusting: Intermediate Piano Solos
    Composer/Editor Gina Y. Sprunger
    Published By: SoundForth (2003) pp. 18
  • Draw Me Nearer: Piano Instrumentals by Faye Lopez
    Composer/Editor Faye Lopez
    Published By: The Willis Music Company (1997) pp. 56
  • The Piano Hymnal: 200 Favorite Hymn Arrangements
    Composer/Editor David Smither
    Published By: Trinity House Publishing, Inc. (1985) pp. 135
  • A Touch of Gospel: Arrangements for Piano
    Composer/Editor Don Phillips
    Published By: Broadman Press (1982) pp. 12
  • Hymns of Faith: The Piano Stylings of John Innes
    Composer/Editor John Innes
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1980) pp. 6
  • The Church Pianist: 32 Arrangements of Appropriate Selections
    Composer/Editor Mabel Miller Sturgis
    Published By: The Standard Publishing Company (1936) pp. 31


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Baptist Hymnal 1991 #417
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