VARIOUS ARTISTS 'How Can I Keep From Singing, Vol. 1'

VARIOUS ARTISTS 'How Can I Keep From Singing, Vol. 1'

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A wonderful slection of gospel & sacred music taken from old 78s of the 1920s & 30s, from booth the white & black traditions. Included in the 23 tracks are classic cuts by the Tennessee Mountaineers(STANDING ON THE PROMISES), Alison's Sacred Harp Singers(WEEPING PILGRIM), Uncle Dave Macon(WALKING IN SUNLIGHT), Rev. & Mrs Boone, Smith & Woodlieff, Elder Golden Harris, and the Carolina Ladies Quartette. There are equally strong pieces from the black tradition such as Jaybird Coleman's awesome harmonica & vocal CROSS THE RIVER OF JORDAN and the fantastic WOKE UP THIS MORNING by Roosevelt & Uaroy Graves. Wonderful, powerfull stuff. EVER TIME I FEEL THE SPIRIT, BRINGING IN THE SHEAVES, MY LOVED ONES ARE WAITING.

Artists:

  • ELDER BURCH AND CONGREGATION
  • ROOSEVELT GRAVES AND BROTHER
  • STANDING ON THE PROMISES
  • LAURA HENTON
  • UNCLE DAVE MACON AND FRUIT JAR DRINKERS
  • MIDDLE GEORGIA SINGING CONVENTION NO. 1
  • WALTER SMITH AND NORMAN WOOD LIEFF
  • JAYBIRD COLEMAN
  • CAROLINA LADIES QUARTET
  • REV. BURNETT
  • ALLISON'S SACRED HARP SINGERS
  • LONNIE McINTORSH
  • ELDER GOLDEN HARRIS
  • MEMPHIS SANCTIFIED SINGERS
  • REV. JOSEPH CALLENDER
  • DANIELS-DEASON SACRED HARP SINGERS
  • SLIM DUCKET AND PIG NORWOOD
  • REV. J.O. HANES AND CHOIR
  • REV. H.B. JACKSON
  • REV. E.D. CAMPBELL AND CONGREGATION
  • THE MOUNTAIN SINGERS MALE QUARTET
  • REV. AND MRS. EDWARD BOONE
  • NAZARENE CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH CHOIR OF BRROKLYN

Track Listing:

  • MY HEART KEEPS SINGING- ELDER BURCH AND CONGREGATION
  • WOKE UP THIS MORNING- ROOSEVELT GRAVES AND BROTHER
  • TENNESSEE MOUNTAINEERS- STANDING ON THE PROMISES
  • I CAN TELL THE WORLD ABOUT THIS- LAURA HENTON
  • WALKING IN SUNLIGHT- UNCLE DAVE MACON AND FRUIT JAR DRINKERS
  • THIS SONG OF LOVE- MIDDLE GEORGIA SINGING CONVENTION NO. 1
  • IT WON'T BE LONG TILL MY GRAVE IS MADE- WALTER SMITH AND NORMAN WOOD LIEFF
  • I'M GONNA CROSS THE RIVER OF JORDAN- JAYBIRD COLEMAN
  • MY LOVED ONES ARE WAITING- CAROLINA LADIES QUARTET
  • TRUE FRIENDSHIP- REV. BURNETT
  • WEEPING PILGRIM- ALLISON'S SACRED HARP SINGERS
  • SLEEP ON MOTHER, SLEEP ON- LONNIE McINTORSH
  • MY CHRISTIAN FRIENDS IN BONDS OF LOVE- ELDER GOLDEN HARRIS
  • HE'S GOT BETTER THINGS FOR YOU- MEMPHIS SANCTIFIED SINGERS
  • GOD LEADS HIS DEAR CHILDREN ALONG- REV. JOSEPH CALLENDER
  • CORONATION- DANIELS-DEASON SACRED HARP SINGERS
  • I WANT TO GO WHERE JESUS IS- SLIM DUCKET AND PIG NORWOOD
  • THE GREAT TRANSACTIONS DONE- REV. J.O. HANES AND CHOIR
  • EVERYTIME I FEEL THE SPIRIT- REV. H.B. JACKSON
  • COME LET US EAT TOGETHER- REV. E.D. CAMPBELL AND CONGREGATION
  • BRINGING IN THE SHEAVES- THE MOUNTAIN SINGERS MALE QUARTET
  • WILL DAVID PLAY HIS HARP FOR ME- REV. AND MRS. EDWARD BOONE
  • WHO'LL JOIN THIS UNION- NAZARENE CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH CHOIR OF BRROKLYN