[What a wonderful, wonderful Savior]

[What a wonderful, wonderful Savior]

Composer: F. A. Graves (1906)
Published in 20 hymnals

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Composer: F. A. Graves

Rv Frederick Arthur Graves USA 1856-1927. Born at Williamstown, MA, he was raised in a Christian family, but was orphaned at age 9 after the death of his father, a taylor, then three years later his mother (tuberculosis), he lived on a farm with a family names Hollis that worked him hard and treated him poorly. He was diagnosed with epilepsy when 14. At 21 he moved to Nobles County, MN, and it seemed that his seizures had stopped. Grateful for that, he served the American Sunday School Union as an organizer and evangelist. He was musical, and after age 35 wrote 43 songs. He, with wife Vina, raised three children, Arthur, Irene, and Carl. He studied Bible and music in Chicago, IL and Northfield, MA. Returning to Minneapolis and hear… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [What a wonderful, wonderful Savior]
Composer: F. A. Graves (1906)
Incipit: 12321 43332 71222
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain



Organ Solo

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    Composer/Editor Paul Mickelson
    Published By: Lexicon Music, Inc. (1986) pp. 11


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