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Post by Guest » Fri Aug 08, 2014 11:30 pm

Can anyone help me locate the music for "After". I am helping my mother prepare her requests and she would like to have this sung. If this is published in a hymnal or a collections book, please advise of the book and hope that it is still in print. Whatever help you can provide will be greatly appreciated.


Post by Guest » Mon Aug 18, 2014 7:54 pm

Can't seem to find much on this song called "After" by N.B. Vandall, so I made a midi file and then made a karaoke file and uploaded it to You Tube. You can find that karaoke on my You Tube channel here. I also have a chord sheet that I made in the key of F, as well as the sheet music in 4 part harmony. Leave a message if you would like any of these. Thanks.

Link to my You Tube link on this karaoke File:


Post by Guest » Wed Nov 12, 2014 12:57 am

Music is in Singspiration 'Favourites #2' copyright 1946.
I would love the chord sheet though!


Post by Guest » Tue Feb 17, 2015 12:12 am

In "The Male Chorus", published in 1888, I have this version of "After" by F.C.A. (possibly Florence C. Armstrong?)/Ira D. Sankey:

Verse 1:
After the show'r, the tranquil sun:
Silver stars when the day is done.
After the snow, the emerald leaves:
After the harvest, golden sheaves.

Verse 2:
After the clouds, the violet sky,
Quiet woods when the wind goes by.
After the tempest, the lull of waves;
After the battle, peaceful graves.

Verse 3:
After the knell, the wedding bells,
Joyful greetings from sad farewells.
After the bud, the radiant rose;
After our weeping, sweet repose.

Verse 4:
After the burden, the blissful mead:
After the furrow, the waking seed.
After the flight, the downy nest;
After the shadowy river--rest.


Post by Guest » Sun Mar 15, 2015 10:43 pm

One of the posts above says someone has sheet music in four-part harmony for "After" available as well as a chord chart. Please send both to the following address if still available: [email][/email] Thanks!

Re: After

Post by rayyoung » Mon Feb 25, 2019 12:55 am

I have the sheet music but looing for the Accompaniment for the small Church I go to has no Accompaniment. If anyone would like a copy of the sheet music drop me an email at or

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Re: After

Post by gloryandhonormusic » Sun Apr 26, 2020 8:22 pm

I have recorded a piano accompiment if any one is interested.
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