BIG BREAKING NEWS – RALPH CARMICHAEL DIES: Ralph Carmichael – Christian Composer Dies Aged 74 [#RalphCarmichael] 10/20

BIG BREAKING NEWS – RALPH CARMICHAEL DIES: Ralph Carmichael – Christian Composer Dies Aged 74 [#RalphCarmichael] 10/20

Ralph Carmichael, a Christian composer whose music was recorded by Nat King Cole, Elvis Presley, and the Carpenters as well as gospel stalwarts George Beverly Shea and Bill Gaither died Monday, October 18, 2021 aged 94 at his Camarillo, California, home according to his family.

“Ralph enjoyed his life to the fullest. He was passionate about the music that flowed from his soul and created it as the consummate professional.”
– His family in Facebook

Mr. Ralph Carmichael arranged “The Magic of Christmas” in 1960 for Cole and went on to become the R&B crooner’s most-used music arranger.

Ralph Carmichael, pop and Christian music songwriter and bandleader, dies at 94:
‘Father of Contemporary Christian Music’ also wrote for Elvis Presley, the Carpenters, Roger Williams:
Washington Times

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