A Folk Song Life Of Christ (E&M EMLP-005) 1966

 

 

 

Retreat Singers - A (Fnt)

 

 

A Folk Song Life Of Christ is exactly what the title says. The Retreat Singers are another one of those Episcopal teen ensemble deals with guitars and percussion, using both spoken bits and songs to portray the life of Christ. Very similar to The Wind Children with the minor-key Hebrew moods and all – in fact it’s arranged and introduced by the same guy: the Rev. Edgar E. Shippey. Juggles between stuff with the whole group and several more interesting individual performances. Their second release is a more developed presentation that spans two records. From Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Little Rock, Arkansas. (The Archivist by Ken Scott, 4th Edition).

 

 

 

Retreat Singers - A (Bck)

 

 

Tracks:

 

Song #Song TitleTime
1-1Introduction1:34
1-2Hana Ava Babanot3:01
1-3Mary Had A One Son1:59
1-4Turn Around2:08
1-5Battle Hymn3:00
1-6Our Father2:30
1-7Jesus Loves Me1:42
1-8Look Ye Jerusalem2:46
2-1In Remembrance Of Me5:09
2-2Were You There1:48
2-3O Lamb Of God2:51
2-4My Master2:13
2-5Song Of The Resurection3:04
2-6Avodim Hoyinu1:42

 

 

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