[Though the angry surges roll]

[Though the angry surges roll]

Composer: D. B. Towner (1902)
Published in 76 hymnals

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Composer: D. B. Towner

Towner, Daniel B. (Rome, Pennsylvania, 1850--1919). Attended grade school in Rome, Penn. when P.P. Bliss was teacher. Later majored in music, joined D.L. Moody, and in 1893 became head of the music department at Moody Bible Institute. Author of more than 2,000 songs. --Paul Milburn, DNAH Archives Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Though the angry surges roll]
Composer: D. B. Towner (1902)
Incipit: 55153 45556 66655
Key: C Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Piano Solo

  • For Today and Always: 32 Songs of the Faith arranged for Piano
    Composer/Editor W. Elmo Mercer
    Published By: Brentwood-Benson Music Publishing, Inc. (1994) pp. 46
  • Sacred Classics Book Two: In Hymn Interpretations for the Piano
    Composer/Editor Henrietta Eleanor Fruen
    Published By: Biola Book Room (1941) pp. 27


Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #899
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #4392
Text: My Anchor Holds
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
Timeless Truths #600
Text: My Anchor Holds
  • My_Anchor_Holds.pdf (PDF)


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Timeless Truths #600

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Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #617

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Worship and Service Hymnal #286

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