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Homer A. Rodeheaver

Homer Rodeheaver (1880–1955) was a trombone-playing, baritone-voiced evangelist who served as music director for the preacher Billy Sunday. Rodeheaver was known for his charismatic nature and sense of humor. He introduced jaunty, rhythmic songs into his programs and often led choirs with his trombone playing. He began recording in 1913, making many sides for Victor. He was also a music publisher and the owner of a gospel record company, Rainbow.

The following recordings featuring Homer A. Rodeheaver are available in the National Jukebox:

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  Artist Role Title Description Primary Performer(s) Date
Vocalist - Baritone vocal I am coming home Male vocal solo, with orchestra Homer A. Rodeheaver 1915-04-03
Vocalist - Baritone vocal He knows the way Male vocal solo, with orchestra Homer A. Rodeheaver 1915-04-03
Vocalist - Baritone vocal Sweeter as the years go by Male vocal solo, with trombone and orchestra Homer A. Rodeheaver 1915-04-03
Vocalist - Baritone vocal Since Jesus came into my heart Male vocal solo, with orchestra Homer A. Rodeheaver 1915-04-03
Vocalist - Baritone vocal Brighten the corner where you are Male vocal solo, with orchestra Homer A. Rodeheaver 1915-04-03
Vocalist - Baritone vocal I walk with the King Male vocal solo, with orchestra Homer A. Rodeheaver 1915-04-03
Vocalist - Baritone vocal When the world forgets Male vocal solo, with orchestra Homer A. Rodeheaver 1916-02-26
Vocalist - Baritone vocal Molly and the baby, don't you know Male vocal solo, with orchestra Homer A. Rodeheaver 1916-02-26
Vocalist - Baritone vocal My wonderful dream Male vocal solo, with trombone and orchestra Homer A. Rodeheaver 1916-02-26
Vocalist - Baritone vocal In the garden Female-male vocal duet, with organ and brass quartet Mrs. William Asher; Homer A. Rodeheaver 1916-02-26