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Belleville A Cappella Choir: Honor The Lamb

The Gospel Train
Keep Me As the Apple of Thine Eye
David Was A Shepherd Boy
What A Time
The Lord Is My Strength and Song
None But the Righteous
Come On, Israel
Medley of Spirituals:
-Great Camp Meeting in the Wilderness
-Swing Low Sweet Chariot
-Steal Away
-What Kind of Shoes You Gonna Wear
-Oh Them Golden Slippers
-I'm A Soldier in the Heavenly Choir
-Down by the Riverside
-Swing Low Sweet Chariot
The House of the Lord
Honor, Honor
On the Battlefield for my Lord
The Creation
Honor the Lamb

The Belleville A Cappella Choir of the Church of God and Saints of Christ, a Virginia-based church that traces its lineage back to the lost tribes of Israel, is carrying on a dynamic living folk tradition of African-American spirituals. The BACC performs richly-textured and tightly harmonized Biblical texts in gospel, jubilee and choral styles. They are featured in Alan Lomax's Southern Journey, a 13-volume series of original recordings evoking the musical world of the rural South in an era before radio, movies and television. There are 13 authentic songs here, songs like "The Gospel Train,""Keep Me As The Apple Of Thine Eye,""David Was A Shepherd Boy,""What A Time,"a Medley of Spirituals including eight classics, "The House of the Lord,""On the Battlefield for My Lord,"and finishing with the title tune. "Honor The Lamb"is one of the most powerful Gospel/Spiritual CDs we've ever heard-it's the real thing!

Item code: 5352C | 1 CD | $15.98 |add item to cart
Gospel | A Cappella | Mixed | United States
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