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Missionary Collection / Mormon Tabernacle Choir


Release Date: 05/13/2014 
Label:  Mormon Tabernacle   Catalog #: 5119970   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  George CarelessTraditionalSylvanus Billings PondJoseph J. Daynes,   ... 
Performer:  Andrew UnsworthClay ChristiansenRichard ElliottClay Christensen
Conductor:  Mack WilbergCraig Jessop
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 4 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

For generations, music from the Mormon Tabernacle Choir has been a staple for LDS missionaries around the world. Now, for the first time ever, The Missionary Collection brings together four albums suited perfectly to life as a missionary: Called to Serve, Praise to the Man, Teach Me to Walk in the Light, and This Is the Christ. With a unique array of music—including Christ-centered songs, hymns of the Restoration, Primary melodies, and more—this four-disc set is the perfect gift for missionaries or anyone who loves the music of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. For generations, music from the Mormon Tabernacle Choir has been a staple for LDS missionaries around the world. Now, for the first time ever, The Missionary Collection brings together four albums suited perfectly to life as a missionary: Called to Serve, Praise to the Man, Teach Me to Walk in the Light, and This Is the Christ. With a unique array of music—including Christ-centered songs, hymns of the Restoration, Primary melodies, and more—this four-disc set is the perfect gift for missionaries or anyone who loves the music of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. The Morning Breaks, for chorus by George Careless
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Length: 4 Minutes 37 Secs. 
2. Praise to the Man, folk song by Traditional
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Length: 5 Minutes 40 Secs. 
3. Joseph Smith's First Prayer by Sylvanus Billings Pond
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Period: Modern 
Length: 6 Minutes 40 Secs. 
4. Now We'll Sing with One Accord, song by Joseph J. Daynes
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
5. This Is My Beloved Son, for chorus & organ by Vanja Y. Watkins
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
6. I Saw a Mighty Angel Fly by Anonymous
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
7. An Angel from on High, for chorus & organ by John E. Tullidge
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Length: 2 Minutes 19 Secs. 
8. Adam-ondi-Ahman, for chorus & orchestra by Andrew Grambling
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 3 Minutes 48 Secs. 
9. On a Golden Springtime, for chorus & organ by Crawford Gates
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
10. Come, Listen to a Prophet's Voice, for chorus & organ by Joseph J. Daynes
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Length: 4 Minutes 49 Secs. 
11. A Poor Wayfaring Man of Grief, hymn by George Coles
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Length: 4 Minutes 7 Secs. 
12. We Thank Thee, O God, for a Prophet, for chorus & organ by Caroline Norton
Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
Length: 4 Minutes 11 Secs. 
13. Called to Serve, hymn by Adam Geibel
Performer:  Andrew Unsworth (Organ), Clay Christiansen (Organ), Richard Elliott (Organ)
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
14. Redeemer of Israel, for choir by Freeman Lewis
Conductor:  Craig Jessop,  Mack Wilberg
Written: 1832 
Length: 3 Minutes 57 Secs. 
15. I'll Go Where You Want Me to Go, hymn by Carrie Rounsefell
Conductor:  Craig Jessop,  Mack Wilberg
Length: 6 Minutes 31 Secs. 
16. How firm a foundation by Traditional
Conductor:  Craig Jessop,  Mack Wilberg
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 36 Secs. 
17. I Am a Child of God by Mildred Tanner Pettit
Performer:  Andrew Unsworth (Organ), Clay Christiansen (Organ), Richard Elliott (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
18. I Believe in Christ, hymn by John Longhurst
Performer:  Richard Elliott (Organ), Clay Christensen (Organ), Andrew Unsworth (Organ)
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 5 Minutes 1 Secs. 
19. I'm Trying to be Like Jesus by Janice Kapp Perry
Conductor:  Craig Jessop,  Mack Wilberg
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 
20. Ye Elders of Israel, hymn by Thomas Haynes Bayly
Conductor:  Craig Jessop,  Mack Wilberg
Length: 1 Minutes 58 Secs. 
21. I know that my redeemer lives by Lewis D. Edwards
Conductor:  Craig Jessop,  Mack Wilberg
Length: 6 Minutes 19 Secs. 
22. High on the Mountain Top, for choir by Ebenezer Beesley
Conductor:  Craig Jessop,  Mack Wilberg
Length: 4 Minutes 8 Secs. 
23. He Sent His Son, hymn by Michael F. Moody
Conductor:  Craig Jessop,  Mack Wilberg
Length: 3 Minutes 56 Secs. 
24. Come, Come, Ye Saints, Mormon hymn by Anonymous
Conductor:  Craig Jessop,  Mack Wilberg
Period: Romantic 
Length: 4 Minutes 21 Secs. 
25. This Is the Christ, for chorus by Michael F. Moody
Performer:  Richard Elliott (Organ), Clay Christensen (Organ), Andrew Unsworth (Organ)
Length: 5 Minutes 20 Secs. 
26. God Be With You Till We Meet Again by William G. Tomer
Conductor:  Craig Jessop,  Mack Wilberg
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
27. The Spirit of God like a fire is burning by Anonymous
Conductor:  Craig Jessop,  Mack Wilberg
Period: Romantic 
Length: 5 Minutes 39 Secs. 
28. I Think the World Is Glorious, song by Alexander Schreiner
Performer:  Andrew Unsworth (Organ), Clay Christiansen (Organ), Richard Elliott (Organ)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1962 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
29. "Give," Said the Little Stream by William B. Bradbury
Performer:  Andrew Unsworth (Organ), Clay Christiansen (Organ), Richard Elliott (Organ)
Period: Modern 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
30. If the Savior Stood Beside Me, song by Sally Deford
Performer:  Andrew Unsworth (Organ), Clay Christiansen (Organ), Richard Elliott (Organ)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1992 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
31. I Think When I Read That Sweet Story, song by Leah a. Lloyd
Performer:  Andrew Unsworth (Organ), Clay Christiansen (Organ), Richard Elliott (Organ)
Period: Modern 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
32. Teach Me to Walk in the Light, song by Clara W. McMaster
Performer:  Andrew Unsworth (Organ), Clay Christiansen (Organ), Richard Elliott (Organ)
Period: Modern 
Length: 3 Minutes 58 Secs. 
33. I Will Follow God's Plan, song by Vanja Y. Watkins
Performer:  Andrew Unsworth (Organ), Clay Christiansen (Organ), Richard Elliott (Organ)
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
34. Mother, Tell Me the Story, song by Janice Kapp Perry
Performer:  Andrew Unsworth (Organ), Clay Christiansen (Organ), Richard Elliott (Organ)
Period: Modern 
Length: 4 Minutes 3 Secs. 
35. Love One Another by Luacine Clark Fox
Performer:  Andrew Unsworth (Organ), Clay Christiansen (Organ), Richard Elliott (Organ)
Period: Modern 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
36. Tell Me the Stories of Jesus by Frederick Arthur Challino
Performer:  Andrew Unsworth (Organ), Clay Christiansen (Organ), Richard Elliott (Organ)
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1885 
Length: 4 Minutes 43 Secs. 
37. I Know That My Savior Loves Me, song by Tami Jeppson Creamer
Performer:  Andrew Unsworth (Organ), Clay Christiansen (Organ), Richard Elliott (Organ)
Period: Modern 
Length: 5 Minutes 1 Secs. 
38. Faith, song by Michael Finlinson Moody
Performer:  Andrew Unsworth (Organ), Clay Christiansen (Organ), Richard Elliott (Organ)
Period: Modern 
Length: 4 Minutes 28 Secs. 
39. Holding Hands Around the World, song by Janice Kapp Perry
Performer:  Andrew Unsworth (Organ), Clay Christiansen (Organ), Richard Elliott (Organ)
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
40. When He Comes Again, song by Mirla Greenwood Thayne
Performer:  Andrew Unsworth (Organ), Clay Christiansen (Organ), Richard Elliott (Organ)
Period: Modern 
Length: 4 Minutes 51 Secs. 
41. The Lord My Pasture Will Prepare, for chorus & organ (after Bortnyansky) by Mack Wilberg
Performer:  Richard Elliott (Organ), Clay Christensen (Organ), Andrew Unsworth (Organ)
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
42. Come Unto Him, for chorus & organ by Daniel L. Carter
Performer:  Richard Elliott (Organ), Clay Christensen (Organ), Andrew Unsworth (Organ)
Length: 4 Minutes 36 Secs. 
43. Sunshine in My Soul, for choir by John R. Sweney
Performer:  Richard Elliott (Organ), Clay Christensen (Organ), Andrew Unsworth (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Length: 3 Minutes 31 Secs. 
44. Where Can I Turn For Peace?, song for voice & piano by Joleen G. Meredith
Performer:  Richard Elliott (Organ), Clay Christensen (Organ), Andrew Unsworth (Organ)
Length: 4 Minutes 23 Secs. 
45. God So Loved the World, for chorus by Jr. Carl J. Nygard
Performer:  Richard Elliott (Organ), Clay Christensen (Organ), Andrew Unsworth (Organ)
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
46. Our Savior's love by Crawford Gates
Performer:  Richard Elliott (Organ), Clay Christensen (Organ), Andrew Unsworth (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 
47. Repentir "O Divine Redeemer" by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Andrew Unsworth (Organ), Richard Elliott (Organ), Clay Christensen (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Length: 5 Minutes 46 Secs. 
48. Jesus, the very thought of Thee "St Agnes" by John Bacchus Dykes
Performer:  Andrew Unsworth (Organ), Clay Christensen (Organ), Richard Elliott (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1866; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 12 Secs. 
49. Nearer, Dear Savior, to Thee, hymn for chorus & organ by William Clayson
Performer:  Andrew Unsworth (Organ), Clay Christensen (Organ), Richard Elliott (Organ)
Length: 4 Minutes 6 Secs. 
50. Softly And Tenderly Jesus Is Calling, meditation for Voice & Keyboard by Will Lamartine Thompson
Performer:  Clay Christensen (Organ), Andrew Unsworth (Organ), Richard Elliott (Organ)
Period: Modern 
Length: 5 Minutes 56 Secs. 
51. Beautiful Savior by Traditional
Performer:  Richard Elliott (Organ), Clay Christensen (Organ), Andrew Unsworth (Organ)
Length: 4 Minutes 7 Secs. 
52. Dear the the Heart of the Shepherd, for chorus & organ by William James Kirkpatrick
Performer:  Richard Elliott (Organ), Clay Christensen (Organ), Andrew Unsworth (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Length: 6 Minutes 17 Secs. 

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