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[They that wait upon the Lord] (Hamblen 56111)

[They that wait upon the Lord] (Hamblen 56111)

Composer: Stuart Hamblen
Published in 3 hymnals

Composer: Stuart Hamblen

Carl Stuart Hamblen was born on October 20th, 1908, in Kellyville, Texas, the son of a traveling Methodist preacher, and founder of the Evangelical Methodist Church, Dr. J.H. Hamblen. Stuart’s career as a Country Western Gospel singer, composer, radio-movie personality, and master storyteller all began in 1926, on radio station on WBAP, Ft Worth, TX and sister station WFAA, Dallas, TX, where he became radio broadcasting’s first singing cowboy. The next major turning point in his career happened in 1929 where he won a talent show in Abilene, Texas and with the $100 cash prize in-hand, he headed for Camden, New Jersey, to the Victor Talking Machine Company to seek his fortune. Recording four songs for the forerunner of RCA Victor, Stuart… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [They that wait upon the Lord] (Hamblen 56111)
Composer: Stuart Hamblen
Incipit: 56161 61651 13332
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: © 1953 Hamblen Music


Organ Solo

  • Gospel Songs of Stuart Hamblen: For All Organs
    Composer/Editors Stuart Hamblen; Fred Bock
    Published By: Hamblen Music Company, Inc. (1968) pp. 11

Piano Solo

  • Bock's Best Volume I: 50 Outstanding Piano Arrangements of Hymns and Gospel Songs
    Composer/Editor Fred Bock
    Published By: Fred Bock Music Company (1980) pp. 62


Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

Hymnal #584


Hymns of Faith #106

Yes, Lord! #78

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