[When my eyes behold the stars]

[When my eyes behold the stars]

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

Composer: Stuart Hamblen
Incipit: 34556 35
Key: G Major
Copyright: ALL RIGHTS RESERVED including public performance for profit. Any copying, arranging, or adapting of this composition without consent of the owner is infringement of the copyright. Used by permission.; International copyright secured. Made in U.S.A.; © Copyright 1952 by Hamblen Music Co. Copyright and all rights assigned to UNI-CHAPPELL MUSIC, INC., NEW YORK, NEW YORK. BELINDA MUSIC, PUBLISHER.


Instances (1 - 1 of 1)

The New National Baptist Hymnal #358

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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