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The Essential Leontyne Price - Spirituals, Hymns, Etc


Release Date: 01/14/1997 
Label:  Rca Victor Gold Seal Catalog #: 68157   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Henry Thacker BurleighTraditionalRoland HayesRobert MacGimsey,   ... 
Performer:  Leontyne PriceConnally WaltonGeorge Decker
Conductor:  Leonard De PaurLassaye Van Buren HolmesWilliam SelfArthur Fiedler,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  OrchestraChorusRust College Choir,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Ev'ry Time I Feel the Spirit by Henry Thacker Burleigh
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard De Paur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1961 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Leonard de Paur 
2.
Let us break bread together by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard De Paur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1961 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: William Lawrence and Leonard de Paur 
3.
His name so sweet by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard De Paur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1961 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Leonard de Paur and Hall Johnson 
4.
Roun' About de Mountain by Roland Hayes
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard De Paur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1961 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Leonard de Paur 
5.
Swing low, sweet chariot by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard De Paur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Date of Recording: 1961 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Leonard de Paur 
6.
Set down servant by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard De Paur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1961 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Margaret Bonds 
7.
Were you there? by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard De Paur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1961 
Language: English 
8.
He's got the whole world in His hands by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard De Paur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1961 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Margaret Bonds 
9.
Deep river by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard De Paur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1961 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Leonard de Paur 
10.
Honor! Honor! by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard De Paur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Date of Recording: 1961 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Hall Johnson and Leonard de Paur 
11.
My soul's been anchored in the Lord by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard De Paur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Date of Recording: 1961 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Florence Price and Leonard de Paur 
12.
On ma journey by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard De Paur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Date of Recording: 1961 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Edward Boatner and Leonard de Paur 
13.
City called Heaven by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard De Paur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1961 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Leonard de Paur 
14.
Ride on, King Jesus! by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard De Paur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Date of Recording: 1961 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Hall Johnson and Leonard de Paur 
15.
Sinner, please don't let this harvest pass by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lassaye Van Buren Holmes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rust College Choir
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 04/1970 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Margaret Bonds 
16.
Sweet Little Jesus Boy by Robert MacGimsey
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lassaye Van Buren Holmes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rust College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; USA 
Date of Recording: 04/1970 
Language: English 
17.
There is a balm in Gilead by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lassaye Van Buren Holmes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rust College Choir
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 04/1970 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: William Dawson 
18.
Let us Cheer the Weary Traveler by Henry Thacker Burleigh
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lassaye Van Buren Holmes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rust College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 04/1970 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: R. Vene 
19.
Ev'ry time I feel the spirit by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lassaye Van Buren Holmes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rust College Choir
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 04/1970 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: William Dawson 
20.
My Way is Cloudy by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lassaye Van Buren Holmes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rust College Choir
Date of Recording: 04/1970 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Fred Hall 
21.
Nobody knows the trouble I've seen by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lassaye Van Buren Holmes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rust College Choir
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 04/1970 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Fred Hall 
22.
I couldn't hear nobody pray by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano), Connally Walton (Tenor)
Conductor:  Lassaye Van Buren Holmes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rust College Choir
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 04/1970 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Hall Johnson 
23.
Holy, holy, holy "NIcaea" by John Bacchus Dykes
Performer:  George Decker (Organ), Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  William Self
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Thomas Men and Boy's Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1861; England 
Date of Recording: 04/1966 
Language: English 
24.
Lead, kindly light by John Bacchus Dykes
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano), George Decker (Organ)
Conductor:  William Self
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Thomas Men and Boy's Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1966 
Language: English 
25.
Blessed Assurance by Fanny J. Crosby
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano), George Decker (Organ)
Conductor:  William Self
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Thomas Men and Boy's Choir
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 04/1966 
Language: English 
Notes: This work was written in collaboration with Mrs. Joseph F. Knapp. 
26.
Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano), George Decker (Organ)
Conductor:  William Self
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Thomas Men and Boy's Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/1966 
Language: Latin 
27.
What a friend we have in Jesus by Traditional
Performer:  George Decker (Organ), Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  William Self
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Thomas Men and Boy's Choir
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 04/1966 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Charles C. Converse and Joseph Scriven. 
28.
(The) Lord's Prayer by Albert Hay Malotte
Performer:  George Decker (Organ), Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  William Self
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Thomas Men and Boy's Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Date of Recording: 04/1966 
Language: English 
29.
Pass Me Not, O Gentle Saviour by William H. Doane
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano), George Decker (Organ)
Conductor:  William Self
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Thomas Men and Boy's Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 04/1966 
Language: English 
30.
The Church's One Foundation by Samuel Sebastian Wesley
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano), George Decker (Organ)
Conductor:  William Self
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Thomas Men and Boy's Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1966 
Language: English 
31.
Bless this house by May Brahe
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano), George Decker (Organ)
Conductor:  William Self
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Thomas Men and Boy's Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1966 
Language: English 
32.
I need thee every hour by Robert Lowry
Performer:  George Decker (Organ), Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  William Self
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Thomas Men and Boy's Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; USA 
Date of Recording: 04/1966 
Language: English 
33.
Fairest Lord Jesus "Crusader's Hymn" by Traditional
Performer:  George Decker (Organ), Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  William Self
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Thomas Men and Boy's Choir
Date of Recording: 04/1966 
Language: English 
34.
I wonder as I wander by John Jacob Niles
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Arthur Fiedler Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 05/21/1969 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Richard Hayman 
35.
Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Arthur Fiedler Sinfonietta
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Date of Recording: 05/21/1969 
Language: Latin 
Notes: Arranged: Richard Hayman
This work is based on J.S. Bach's Prelude no 1 in C from 'The Well-Tempered Clavier.' 
36.
Porgy and Bess: Summertime by George Gershwin
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Skitch Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/14/1963 
Language: English 
37.
America the Beautiful by Samuel Augustus Ward
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Gerhardt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian Singers,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882 
Date of Recording: 05/1982 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Charles Gerhardt 
38.
Battle Hymn of the Republic by William Steffe
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Gerhardt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian Singers,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 05/1982 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Charles Gerhardt 
39.
Lift Every Voice and Sing by John Rosamond Johnson
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Gerhardt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/1982 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Charles Gerhardt 
40.
Ein' feste Burg ist unser Gott by Martin Luther
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Gerhardt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian Singers,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/1982 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Charles Gerhardt 
41.
I Wish I Knew How it Would Feel to be Free by Billy Taylor
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Lassaye Van Buren Holmes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rust College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 04/1970 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Margaret Bonds 
42.
Amazing grace by John Newton
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano), George Decker (Organ)
Conductor:  William Self
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Thomas Men and Boy's Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1799 
Date of Recording: 04/1966 
Language: English 

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