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Dale Warland Singers
Harvest Home: Songs From the Heart

Song NameComposer
Beautiful River (Shall We Gather at the River)
Simple Gifts
She'll Be Comin' Round the Mountain
Peace
McKayCarol Barnett
A la claire fontaine
Deep River
We Gather Together
Not One Sparrow is Forgotten
Cindy
Gentle Annie
We Shall Walk Through the Valley
The Water is Wide
By and By
The Old ChurchStephen Paulus
Lay Me Low
The Road Home

Directed by Dale Warland

Harvest Home originated in England as a festival for "bringing in the harvest" around the autumnal equinox. The community would work together to get the harvest (usually wheat, barley, corn, and oats) in before the autumn weather closed in. This bringing of the "harvest home" would be an occasion for great rejoicing accompanied by feasting, music, and dancing. Our "Homecoming" takes its origins from this festive term. This recording is a collection of familiar spirituals, folk songs, and hymns. Exquisitely sung and beautifully recorded, this CD offers some of the most heartfelt singing we've heard in awhile. Perfect intonation, sumptuous sound, and familiar tunes - this is Dale Warland at his best. Includes "Deep River," Simple Gifts, "The Water is Wide," Beautiful River ("Shall we gather at the river") "We gather together," and many more. The booklet features full text and notes on each song. The Grammy-nominated Dale Warland Singers, during their 31 years of concerts and recordings, set the standard for excellence in American choral singing. This was recorded before the group disbanded in 2004.

Item code: 7891C | 1 CD | $15.98 add item to cart
Choral | A Cappella | Mixed | United States
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