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Music and the Spoken Word (1975)

1975 LP celebrating the life and messages of Richard L. Evans, longtime presenter of "The Spoken Word" on the Choir's weekly broadcast. Inspirational messages mingle with songs which include: "Gently Raise the Sacred Strain," "A Londonderry Air," "Lead, Kindly Light," and more.

  • Language English
  • Media Types LP

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  1. TracksTrack TitleTrack Time
  2. 01 Gently Raise the Sacred Strain 0:55
    Music By
    William W. Phelps, 1792-1872
    Lyrics By
    Thomas C. Griggs, 1845-1903
    Other
    ASCAP
  3. 02 "Any Who Love You..." 2:41
    Lyrics By
    Richard L. Evans
  4. 03 A Londonderry Air 2:54
    Music By
    Irish Folk Song
    Lyrics By
    Martins
    Other
    ASCAP
  5. 04 "On Justifying Our Faults" 2:07
    Lyrics By
    Richard L. Evans
  6. 05 "As Parents and Children Come to Common Ground" 3:08
    Lyrics By
    Richard L. Evans
  7. 06 Lead, Kindly Light 2:02
    Music By
    John B. Dykes, 1823-1876
    Lyrics By
    John Henry Newman 1801-1890
    Other
    ASCAP
  8. 07 "The Poetry of the Commonplace" 2:49
    Lyrics By
    Richard L. Evans
  9. 08 "Living Into Lonliness" 2:28
    Lyrics By
    Richard L. Evans
  10. 09 The Wintry Day, Descending To Its Close 2:30
    Music By
    Edward P. Kimball, 1882-1937
    Lyrics By
    Orson F. Whitney, 1855-1931
    Other
    ASCAP
  11. 10 "I Don't Remember Growing Older-When Did They..." 2:46
    Lyrics By
    Richard L. Evans
  12. 11 Sunrise, Sunset 3:18
    Music By
    Jerry Bock
    Lyrics By
    Sheldon Harnick
    Other
    BMI
  13. 12 "Don't Ever Take A Fence Down...Until..." 2:34
    Lyrics By
    Richard L. Evans
  14. 13 "Trust Him To Run All Things Well" 2:38
    Lyrics By
    Richard L. Evans
  15. 14 O My Father 2:07
    Music By
    James McGranahan, 1840-1907
    Lyrics By
    Eliza R. Snow, 1804-1887
    Other
    ASCAP
  16. 15 "To Be Born--Or To Rise Again...", 3:00
    Lyrics By
    Richard L. Evans
  17. 16 Beautiful Savior/As The Dew From Heaven Distilling 4:05
    Music By
    Seiss/Daynes
    Lyrics By
    Seiss/Pratt
    Other
    ASCAP

Description

Description

Columbia Masterworks M 33440 [LP]

Produced by Paul H. Evans
Richard P. Condie, Director
Alexander Schreiner and Robert Cundick, Organists
Richard P. Condie, Jerold D. Ottley, Conductors

Tracks 2,4,5,7,8,10,12,13,15 spoken interludes by Richard L. Evans.
Sleeve notes by Thomas Frost
Engineering: Ray Loveless