[When troubled my soul, and when peace I would find] (Excell)

[When troubled my soul, and when peace I would find] (Excell)

Composer: E. O. Excell
Published in 11 hymnals


Audio files: MIDI

Composer: E. O. Excell

Edwin Othello Excell (December 13, 1851 – June 10, 1921), commonly known as E. O. Excell, was a prominent American publisher, composer, song leader, and singer of music for church, Sunday school, and evangelistic meetings during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Some of the significant collaborators in his vocal and publishing work included Sam P. Jones, William E. Biederwolf, Gipsy Smith, Charles Reign Scoville, J. Wilbur Chapman, W. E. M. Hackleman, Charles H. Gabriel and D. B. Towner. His 1909 stanza selection and arrangement of "Amazing Grace" became the most widely used and familiar setting of that hymn by the second half of the twentieth century. The influence of his sacred music on American popular culture throu… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: E. O. Excell
Incipit: 13231 23454 34565
Key: D Major

Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)
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Alexander's New Revival Hymnal: as used at the Torrey-Alexander meetings #57

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Famous Gospel Hymns #65

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Famous Hymns #65

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Great Revival Hymns #19

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Joy to the World: for the Church and Sunday School #206

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Make Christ King: a selection of high class gospel music for use in general worship and special evangelistic meetings #111

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Revival Praises #6

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Songs of Salvation and Service. Revised #155

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The New Praiseworthy: for the Church and Sunday School #194

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The Very Best: Songs for the Sunday School #8

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