Lanny Wolfe (February 2, 1942 - )


Lanny Wolfe is a singer, songwriter, and choral music instructor.

Wolfe owned the group that bore his name, the Lanny Wolfe Trio (also known as "Lanny Wolfe And The Lanny Wolfe Trio"). He also recorded with his wife, Marietta, and various choral groups including the Lanny Wolfe Singers.

Wolfe's original songs have been well-received in Inspirational, Contemporary, and traditional Gospel markets. His best-known song is probably "More Than Wonderful" which was recorded by Sandi Patti and Larnelle Harris. It was recognized as the overall Song Of The Year at the 1984 Dove Awards.

In addition to performing and writing songs, Wolfe was head of the music departments at Christian Life College in Stockton, California (1965-1966), Gateway College of Evangelism in St. Louis, Missouri (1968-1974), and Jackson College of Ministries in Jackson, Mississippi (1974-1993). During his years in Jackson, Mississippi, Wolfe also served at the First Pentecostal Church where he launched the National Music Ministry Conference. After Mississippi, Wolfe relocated to Houston to serve on a church staff. He also taught music at South Texas Bible Institute.

Wolfe served on the Gospel Music Association Board Of Directors. He has also served as CEO at Paradigm Music Productions.

Songwriter's Résumé

(Partial List)

A Beautiful Picture
A Brand New Touch
A Little Taste Of Heaven
A Wonderful Feeling
Before I Found The Lord
Cherish That Name
Come On Let's Praise Him
Dawning Of A New Day
God's Family
God's Wonderful People
Greater Is He That Is In Me
Heaven For Me
Here We Are Together Again
I Feel Good
I Keep Falling In Love With Him
I Love Him Too Much
I'm Gonna Be Gone
Jesus Be The Lord Of All
Jesus Did It For Me
Jesus He Means All The World To Me
Jesus Is Still The Answer
Jesus' Love Has Made A Change
Jesus Made A Believer Out Of Me
Jesus Will Be What Makes It Heaven For Me
More Than Wonderful
Move Me With Compassion
My House Is Full
One Day Closer
One Day Too Late
Only Jesus
Only Jesus Can Satisfy Your Soul
Precious Blood
Rejoice With Exceeding Great Joy
Seeking For Me
Shout It Jesus Is Coming
Someday I'll Walk On Gold
Someone Is Praying For You
Surely The Presence Of The Lord Is In This Place
Thank You Lord For Giving Your Song
The Beauty Of His Name
The Party
The Race
The Rock
The Sounds Of His Coming
Then Why The Tears
There Is Just No Place Like Home
There's Something In The Air
There's Something That's Different About Him
Whatever It Takes
When It's All Said And Done
You Can't Go Back Now
You're Still Lord

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