Joy in the Morning

There'll be joy in the morning on that day

Author: Natalie Sleeth
Published in 4 hymnals

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Source: Worship and Rejoice #533
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Author: Natalie Sleeth

Natalie Allyn Sleeth (née Wakeley) (October 29, 1930 – March 21, 1992) was an American composer. Sleeth was born in Evanston, Illinois. In 1934, she began to study the piano at the early age of four. Later in her life, she received an Academic major in music and a BA in music theory at Wellesley College in Massachusetts. She married a Professor of Homiletics, Reverend Ronald E. Sleeth. One of her best-known anthems for choir is entitled "Joy in the Morning" and was written for the West Virginia Wesleyan College concert chorale on the occasion of her husband's inauguration as the president of West Virginia Wesleyan College in 1977. Another favorite, sung widely in the United Church of Canada is "In the Bulb There is a Flower." Th… Go to person page >

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First Line: There'll be joy in the morning on that day
Title: Joy in the Morning
Author: Natalie Sleeth
Meter: Irregular
Language: English



Worship and Rejoice #533
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Sing the Faith #2284
The Covenant Hymnal: a worshipbook #777
The Faith We Sing #2284
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