Building The Earth (Liturgical Press  11468)  1968

 

 

Though predominantly a children’s record with Sandi Yonikus and the Cristo Rey Singers, Building The Earth also happens to have several agreeable folk tunes with broader appeal.  I can handle kids singing on maybe one or two songs  –  six out of thirteen is definitely pushing it.  Still there’s a good side’s worth of material featuring just Sandi singing simple melodies with backing from acoustic guitar and sometimes banjo, harmonica, bongos, tambourine and a friend on background vocals. Fits right alongside Elaine Curzio’s Bubble Joy. (The Archivist by Ken Scott, 4th Edition).

 

 

Tracks:

01. Building The Earth

02. Our God Is Good

03. Spirit Of God

04. Gio (The Little Yellow Bird)

05. We Come As Your People

06. I’ll Find Me A Mountain

07. He’ll Come Again

08. Knock On Any Door

09. Sing Alleluia

10. Teach Me

11. Christ Takes His Throne

12. Sing With Joy

13. Gather ‘Round The Table

 

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