A Better Day is Coming By and By (Charles Albert Tindley)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2022-08-25). Score information: A5, 2 pages, 49 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Arranged by Charles Albert Tindley. Transcribed from New Songs of Paradise, 1934; this hymn cited there as "Copyright 1919". Words (4 stanzas) as in 1934.
Title: A Better Day is Coming By and By
First Line: A better day is coming
Composer: Robert Lowry
Lyricist: Robert Lowry
Lyricist: Charles Albert Tindley
Number of voices: 4vv Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred, Hymn Meter: 76. 86. D
First published: 1875 in Brightest and Best
2nd published: 1919
3rd published: 1934 in New Songs of Paradise, Edition 5, no. 40
Description: Originally published as Coming By and By by Robert Lowry in 1875, considerably revised by Tindley in 1919.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at A Better Day is Coming By and By.