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Rock Of Ages / Mormon Tabernacle Choir


Release Date: 07/14/1992 
Label:  Sony Classical Masterworks Catalog #: 48293   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Arthur SullivanWilliam Henry MonkGeorge A. MinorThomas Hastings,   ... 
Performer:  Alexander SchreinerFrank Asper
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle ChoirPhiladelphia Brass Ensemble
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Onward! Christian Soldiers by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Harris 
2.
Abide with me by William Henry Monk
Performer:  Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Harris 
3.
Bringing in the Sheaves by George A. Minor
Performer:  Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Harris 
4.
Rock of Ages by Thomas Hastings
Performer:  Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Harris 
5.
Now the day is over by Joseph Barnby
Performer:  Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Harris 
6.
Softly now the light of day by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Harris
This hymn has been translated into English by George W. Doane. 
7.
How firm a foundation by Traditional
Performer:  Alexander Schreiner (Organ), Frank Asper (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
Length: 0 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: English 
8.
Behold the great Redeemer die by George Careless
Performer:  Alexander Schreiner (Organ), Frank Asper (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: English 
9.
More holiness give me by Philip Paul Bliss
Performer:  Frank Asper (Organ), Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: English 
10.
The Lord is my shepherd by Thomas Koschat
Performer:  Frank Asper (Organ), Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: English 
11.
O God, our help in ages past by William Croft
Performer:  Frank Asper (Organ), Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 
Length: 2 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: English 
12.
Come, come, ye saints by J. T. White
Performer:  Frank Asper (Organ), Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844-1846; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Language: English 
13.
I know that my redeemer lives by Lewis D. Edwards
Performer:  Frank Asper (Organ), Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: English 
14.
Though in the outward church by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Frank Asper (Organ), Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Classical 
Length: 1 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: English 
15.
God of our fathers by George William Warren
Performer:  Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: William Smith 
16.
I need thee every hour by Robert Lowry
Performer:  Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: William Smith 
17.
Ten thousand times by John Bacchus Dykes
Performer:  Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Harris 
18.
Nearer, my God, to Thee by Lowell Mason
Performer:  Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Harris 
19.
Holy, holy, holy "NIcaea" by John Bacchus Dykes
Performer:  Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1861; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Harris 
20.
God be with you till we meet again by William Gould Tomer
Performer:  Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Length: 1 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Harris 
21.
Father in heaven by Friedrich F. Flemming
Performer:  Frank Asper (Organ), Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: English 
22.
Abide with me, 'tis eventide by Harrison Millard
Performer:  Frank Asper (Organ), Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: English 
23.
Come, Follow Me by S. McBurney
Performer:  Frank Asper (Organ), Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Length: 1 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: English 
24.
Lead, kindly light by John Bacchus Dykes
Performer:  Frank Asper (Organ), Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Length: 1 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: English 
25.
Guide me, o thou great Jehovah by John Hughes
Performer:  Frank Asper (Organ), Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: Wales, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: English 
26.
Morning breaks, the shadows flee by George Careless
Performer:  Frank Asper (Organ), Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1864; USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: English 
27.
Come, thou glorious day of promise by AC Smyth
Performer:  Alexander Schreiner (Organ), Frank Asper (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: English 
28.
All creatures of our God and King by Anonymous
Performer:  Frank Asper (Organ), Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Written: England 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: English 
29.
The church in the wildwood by Pitts, William S., Dr.
Performer:  Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Arthur Harris
This hymn is also known as "The little brown church in the vale." 
30.
Ein' feste Burg ist unser Gott by Martin Luther
Performer:  Alexander Schreiner (Organ), Frank Asper (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Onward, Christian Soldiers
Abide With Me, 'Tis Eventide (Voice)
Bringing in the Sheaves (Voice)
Rock Of Ages
Now the Day is Over (Voice)
The Church in the Wildwood {The Little Brown Church (in the Vale) (}Voice)
Softly Now the Light of Day (Voice)
A Mighty Fortress is Our God (Voice)
How Firm a Foundation (Voice)
Behold the Great Redeemer Die (Voice)
More Holiness Give Me (Voice)
The Lord is my Shepherd (Voice)
O God, Our Help in Ages Past (Voice)
Come, Come, Ye Saints (Voice)
I Know that My Redeemer Lives (Voice)
Though in the Outward Church (Voice)
God Of Our Fathers
I Need Thee Every Hour (Voice)
Ten Thousand Times Ten Thousand (Voice)
Nearer, My God, to Thee (Voice)
Holy, Holy, Holy (Voice)
God Be With You {Till We Meet Again (}Voice)
Father in Heaven (Voice)
Abide with Me; 'Tis Eventide (Voice)
Come, Follow Me (Voice)
Lead, Kindly Light (Voice)
Guide Us, O Thou Great Jehovah (Voice)
The Morning Breaks; The Shadows Flee (Voice)
Come, Thou Glorious Day of Promise (Voice)
All Creatures of Our God and King (Voice)

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