[To Canaan's land I'm on my way]

[To Canaan's land I'm on my way]

Composer: William Matthew Golden (1914)
Published in 13 hymnals

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Composer: William Matthew Golden

[William Golding] Born: January 28, 1878, Webster County, Mississippi. Died: May 13, 1934, in a traffic accident near Eupora, Mississippi. Buried: Spring Valley Cemetery #2, Mathiston, Mississippi. Son of James and Camella Hood Golding (his surname changed later), it is said he wrote most of his songs while serving an eight-year sentence in the state penitentiary. His only child reportedly died young. © The Cyber Hymnal™ (www.hymntime.com/tch)  Go to person page >

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Title: [To Canaan's land I'm on my way]
Composer: William Matthew Golden (1914)
Incipit: 13213 56554 33232
Key: F Major
Copyright: Public Domain



Piano and Organ Duet

  • A Song in My Heart: Gospel Duets for Piano and Organ
    Composer/Editor W. Elmo Mercer
    Published By: Stamps-Baxter Music (1989) pp. 52


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Text: To Canaan's Land I'm on My Way
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Great Songs of the Church (Revised) #665

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The Cyber Hymnal #6846

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