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Release Date: 11/14/1995 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 61982   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Giuseppe VerdiFranz SchubertPatrick GilmoreLudwig van Beethoven,   ... 
Performer:  Frank AsperAlexander SchreinerJohn AlexanderJohn Macurdy,   ... 
Conductor:  Eugene OrmandyRichard P. CondieJerold OttleyJim Clancy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia OrchestraMormon Tabernacle ChoirThe Vocal Majority,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Il trovatore: Vedi! le fosche notturne "Anvil Chorus" by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
2. Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Arranged: W. Riegger and A. Harris 
3. When Johnny Comes Marching Home by Patrick Gilmore
Performer:  Frank Asper (Organ), Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Peter J. Wilhousky 
4. Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": 4th movement, Finale - Ode to Joy by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  John Alexander (Tenor), John Macurdy (Bass), Lili Chookasian (Alto),
Lucine Amara (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1822-1824; Vienna, Austria 
5. Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
Notes: Arranged: Leigh Kingsmill
This arrangement is set to the text "Holy art Thou." 
6. Loch Lomond by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Cundick (Organ), Alexander Schreiner (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Written: Scotland 
Notes: Arranged: Alexander Schreiner 
7. Songs (6), Op. 6: no 6, None but the lonely heart by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Alexander Schreiner (Organ), Robert Cundick (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Russia 
Notes: Arranged: George Shackley 
8. The Lost Chord by Arthur Sullivan
Performer:  John Longhurst (Organ)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; England 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
9. Nearer, my God, to Thee by Lowell Mason
Performer:  John Longhurst (Organ)
Conductor:  Jim Clancy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  The Vocal Majority
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; USA 
Notes: Arranged: R. Manookin and J. Clancy
This selection is a DDD recording. 
10. I'll see you in my dreams by Isham Jones
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
11. Smilin' through by Arthur A. Penn
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; England 
12. Pretty Baby by Egbert Anson Van Alstyne
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916; USA 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley including "You are my Sunshine" and "Avalon."
This song was composed in collaboration with Tony Jackson. 
13. You are my Sunshine by Jimmie Davis
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley including "Pretty Baby" and "Avalon."
This song was composed in collaboration with Charles Mitchell. 
14. Avalon by Vincent Rose
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; USA 
Notes: This work is part of a medley including "Pretty Baby" and "You are my Sunshine."
This song was written in collaboration with Al Jolson and B.G. DeSylva, based on "E lucevan le stella" from Puccini's 'Tosca.' 
15. I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now by Joseph Edgar Howard
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909; USA 
Notes: This song was written in collaboration with Harold Orlob. 
16. The Anniversary Song by Al Jolson
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1947; USA 
Notes: This song was written in collaboration with Saul Chaplin and is based on Ivonovici's "Danube Waves." 
17. State Fair: It's a Grand Night for Singing by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Sherrill Milnes (Baritone)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
18. The Sound of Music: My favorite things by Richard Rodgers
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; USA 
19. The White Cliffs of Dover by Walter Kent
Performer:  Robert Merrill (Baritone)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; USA 
20. It's a long way to Tipperary by Jack Judge
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912; USA 

Sound Samples

Anvil Chorus from Il Trovatore
Heavenly Father! (Ave Maria)
When Johnny Comes Marching Home
Holy Art Thou (Largo from "Xerxes")
Loch Lomond
None But the Lonely Heart
The Lost Chord (Live)
Nearer My God To Thee (Live)
I'll See You In My Dreams
Smilin' Through
Medley:
I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now
The Anniversary Song
It's A Grand Night For Singing
My Favorite Things
The White Cliffs of Dover
It's a Long, Long Way to Tipperrary
IV. Allegro assai vivace. Alla Marcia (Final chorus from Schiller's "Ode To Joy") from Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral" (Excerpt)

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