In Celebration of the Human Voice - The Essential Musical Instrument

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A Cappella Project III

Song NameArranger

The Solid RockDon Hart

Tell It Like It IsPaul Langford

Your Love Broke ThroughPaul Langford

Doer Of Your WordBob Kauflin

Arise, My Soul, AriseBob Kauflin

That's What The Lonely Is ForPaul Langford

Stars In The UniverseBob Kauflin

My God I Love YouPaul Langford

Crown Him With Many CrownsBob Kauflin

We Gather TogetherDon Hart

Produced by Ed Nalle

'The Solid Rock' starts the recording and is as rich and lush an arrangement as we have heard from the wonderful singers of Glad. Monophonic phrases gradually give way to polyphonic complexity. The voices spread from one note to multi-part harmony. Then we are treated to a gospel/jazz arrangement of 'Tell It Like It Is.' Because the style was pioneered by Take Six that is our best description of what it sounds like. 'Your Love Broke Through' has a touch of percussion added to an arrangement that feels like a ballad. The percussion is marvelously inventive, and almost seems a shame that it's found on only one arrangement, but as a purist, this reviewer is just as glad. All in all, each of the ten songs are different musical views of the gospel field. They vary from the traditional song which builds to cascades of harmonies to jazz with R&B overtones. Once again we are blessed to have Glad in the a cappella field.

Item code: 3405C | 1 CD | $14.98 add item to cart
Christian | A Cappella | Male | United States
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