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Anthony Burger

Gospel pianist Anthony Burger was born in Cleveland, TN. When he was a baby, just learning to walk, he tipped his walker over and landed on the old furnace his family used for heating. Burger was burned on his face, legs, and both hands, third degree burns that could have taken his life. Through long months of painful treatments, his parents held to their faith while doctors doubted the child would recover well enough to have the use of his hands. By the time he was three years old, Burger had proved that faith and prayer could be stronger than medical science. He not only had the use of his hands -- but he could play the piano. It didn't take many years for people to notice just how musically talented he was.

Anthony Burger studied music at the Cadek Conservatory in Chattanooga, TN, adding practiced mastery to his natural skills. He was the youngest artist the university had ever accepted. At the conservatory, Burger had lessons in classical music, but before his tenth birthday he had already settled into a love for old-fashioned Southern gospel. In his teens he became a member of a gospel group called the Kingsmen. He recorded nearly two dozen albums with the group. Burger completed his first solo release, Anthony Burger at the Lowry Organ, in 1975. His music captured the interest of fans so well that they nominated him through Singing News Magazine as one of the Top Five musicians in Southern gospel. In 1980, he won the award and then held tight to it for the next ten years in a row.

Burger released a few more recordings in the '80s before working on about 50 videos with Bill Gaither's Vocal Band between 1993 and 2000. Over the years, Burger has won a number of awards for his music, including being named Musician of the Year by the Southern Gospel Music Association, claiming more than one Gospel Voice Diamond Award, and the highly treasured Dove Award.

On Anthony Burger's albums, Southern gospel fans can find cherished hymns like "What a Friend We Have in Jesus," "Just as I Am," "This Is My Story," and "Shall We Gather at the River." ~ Charlotte Dillon, Rovi
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He has a truly amazing talent!!! Brothers and sisters that is a gift from God!! And I believe everyone was give a gift from God and no matter how small we think it is it really is just as equal so go out an use the talents and gifts God has given you!!!!
karencaring1 2
Absolutely beautiful... . . .
I was on a recent cruise, and Bill Gaither told the story of Anthony Burger's final song. What a blessing he was to many people.
lundgrenken
Thank god we still have your music, and that of the Kingsmen. I did not know until today that he had passed. RIP Anthony.
gbcooper88
He was on a Gaither and friends cruise and had just finished playing "We shall Behold Him" when he collapsed from a heart attack and passed!! I wanna go that way!!!
He will me missed for ages to come. What a pity, dying of leukemia at the age of 39
I want to thank God for sparing his life and giving him the gift that would not only Bless people but also to inspire others as myself to play piano and to use our talents for God and His kingdom. I started following Anthony when he first joined the Kingsmen Qt. He and are were the same age. The Kingsmen became my favorite SG Group mainly because of Anthony. I would go to a concert and always sat near enough to see Anthony's hands at the keyboard.. He has been & will continue to be a Bless
Beautiful. :)
coolabscuba
Wikipedia says he passed in 2006 while he was with Mr. + Mrs. Gaither; It seems he completed his work here quite diligently!
When did he die? His music still lives on.
Such a wonderful, peaceful inspiration!
REDEEMED - Amen! Thank you, Anthony for 'filling up' my heart!
God is putting together an awesome choir to welcome us home can hear them now singing I have been redeemed even the angels can't sing love you Anthony tell Conrad JJ says hi and I will see you all on that getting up morning
happi2bdidi
Gone too soon. . .
revbeau0
Such a blessed man of God. Though he is not with us, his music lives on and continues to bless and inspire us.
Amazing this song was played just when I needed it the most. Thank you for allowing God to use you to Blass me!!
It's funny how his last name is Burger tee hee tee hee
Praise be to God for the use of your hands.
Old song, love it.
You play the piano so beutifull. Amen
Amen God is good!
helpup.as
mormon.org
Pleasantly peaceful!
Thank you Pamela, I feel the same way. Thank God for his time here and blessing us so abundantly.
Our favorite gospel pianist
so beautiful!!! !
klussw1
I couldn't have said it better, Pamela!!!
I have listened to him for years, magical, mystical, heavenly, majestic does even touch the way he spoke to millions with his music. God Ordained him and then took him home, why so yound we will never know but I will bet he has a Golden Grand Piano up there and He is playing for everyone! What a day that will be when my Jesus I shall see and be able to Hear Anthony again! Hallelujah!
I love to hear him play .
bklund8
Wow, what a powerful testimony! God is awesome!
He sounds like Dino also a pianist
alfredo3199
You look pretty.
nesa.clark91
God truly blessed the world when he gave Anthony Burger his talent for the piano. How wonderful that his music lives on here.
hle527
How sad that he was taken home so early. We'll look forward to hearing him again in heaven.
Absolutely BEAUTIFUL!!
swestfall77
I purchased one of his songbooks and to sit at the piano and play his arrangements are so calming. Love his playing.
He really has the talent!!!! No doubt he's playing in Heaven!
I just found out about him; only to lose him. He is with the Lord now. Here is a very well written bio about him.
http://www.a n t h o n y b u r g e r . c o m / b i o g r a p h y . h t m l
Rest in Peace, brother. 1961-2006. So short a time!
Anthony Burger was so very talented. I love hearing him play the piano. He is now with our Lord and Savior.
Anthony Burger all day!
nockendy
This just reminds me that there are no accidents in life, there is a reason 4 everything.
@ andy f., No, I'm positive that faith and prayer had ALOT to do with him being healed so that GOD could use him to HIS glory. Where do you think the knowledge that doctors have comes from? :) GOD bless and keep you and know that GOD will be there if you just call on HIS mighty NAME. :)
Awesome pianist.you heard.words. a s . h e pLayed.
gatorbait060 7
Matthew 6:30 Wherefore, if God so clothe the grass of the field, which to day is, and to morrow is cast into the oven, shall he not much more clothe you, O ye of little faith? Wtih God nothing is impossible, Faith, Andy can do the impossible.
Through long months of painful treatments, his parents held to their faith while doctors doubted the child would recover well enough to have the use of his hands. By the time he was three years old, Burger had proved that faith and prayer could be stronger than medical science.

No, I'm pretty sure it was all the medical science that helped him, really.

Good music though.
The ministry of Anthony Burger lives on. When I want to go to that place where God speaks to me, I choose his Pandora station. Refreshment for the soul comes from a talent that was completely ordained by God. If you want a glimpse of what we will hear in glory on morning, this is the place.
He my hero I love him
smokey185
His music takes me back to my childhood, VBS with my grandma and watching and listening to the pianist in church :)
i am swept away w/anthony's magical music ~ i love piano music and has been added to my list ~ he is truly blessed w/a gift of giving us the most beautiful sounds our ears will hear ~
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