Clement Barker

Composer    Lyricist

Watchfire Music is proud to present “POP” (permanently out of print) titles from the Inspirational catalogue of Carl Fischer Music that has long been a tradition within sacred sheet music. For the first time, songs found on this composer page are available again, but now as instant digital downloads!

Clement Barker’s catalogue of beautiful traditional solos from the early and mid 20th century continue to inspire and lift up congretations. Mostly based on Bible texts, his songs are still well-loved today.

*Many of these titles are available only as lower-quality pdfs. Consequently, we are offering them to you at a reduced rate. Please download the free sample pdf for viewing to determine its suitability for your needs. All purchases are final.


Clement Barker was born in Oakland, California, and raised first by his grandmother and then by Karla Carey’s mother, who was a fine piano teacher, and who started him in his career in music. In his early teens, Mr. Barker began playing the organ at First Church of Christ, Scientist in Oakland. He married Rowena Andresson and had one son, Warren. Later he moved to Southern California in 1932 to perform in a large church there for the singer Lucy Van de Mark. At her request, he arranged solos for her and then continued a fine career of composing Sacred songs for church. In He passed in 1963 in Southern California.

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