North American CDs

A list of various CDs of North American church music.

North American

Title

Artist

Publisher

Year

Early American Psalms and Hymns

Billings: “A Land of Pure Delight”

His Majestie’s Clerkes, Paul Hillier, conductor

Harmonia Mundi

1992

Goostly Psalmes: Anglo-American Psalmody 1550-1800

His Majestie’s Clerkes, Paul Hiller, director

Harmonia Mundi

1996

Early American Choral Music, Vol. 1

His Majestie’s Clerkes

Classical Express

2001

Early American Choral Music, Vol. 2

His Majestie’s Clerkes

Classical Express

2002

Make A Joyful Noise: American Psalmody

Oregon State University Choir

New World Records

1996

Shall We Gather – American Hymns and Spirituals

William Appling Singers

Albany Records

2001

Trav’ling Home: American Spirituals 1770-1870

The Boston Camerata, Joel Cohen, conductor

Erato/Warner Classics

1996

Sweet Manna: Early American Songs of Praise

Alice Parker and the Musicians of Melodious Accord

Hymn Society Book Service

1999

New Song from Old Hymns

Alice Parker

Hymn Society Book Service

1998

Alleluia: An American Hymnal

Kansas City Chorale, Charles Bruffy, conductor

Musical Heritage Society

1998

Make a Joyful Noise: American Psalmody 1770-1840

The Oregon State University Choir, Ron Jeffers, conductor

New World Records

1996

Amazing Grace: American Hymns and Spirituals

Robert Shaw Festival Singers, Robert Shaw, conductor

Telarc

1993

The American Vocalist: Spirituals and Folk Hymns, 1850-1870

The Boston Camerata, Joel Cohen, conductor

Erato

1992

“Be Glad Then America”

Gloriae Dei Cantores, Elizabeth C. Patterson, conductor

Paraclete Press

1996

Christmas in Early America

The Columbus Consort

Channel Classics

1993

Sing! A Hymn Sing with Alice Parker

Alice Parker

Hymn Society Book Service

1998

North American Classical Impulse

The Worlds Above

The Choir of Grace Cathedral, San Francisco

Gothic Records

1998

Sacred Music of Amy Beach

Choral Society of Southern California

Music & Arts Program

1999

Amy Beach: Canticle of the Sun

Capital Hill Choral Society

Albany Records

1998

Revival Music/Frontier Worship

Hymnmakers- Just As I Am

Ira Sankey

Kingsway Music

1997

Hymnmakers- Wonderful Words of Life

Ira Sankey

Kingsway Music

1999

(White) Southern Gospel

Hymn makers- Blessed Assurance

Fanny Crosby

Kingsway Music

1995

African-American Spirituals

Burleigh: Deep River

Ann Sears

Albany Records

1999

What a Mighty God: Spirituals & Gospels for Chorus

various

Clarion

2004

Take Me to the Water

Alice Parker/Pamela Warrick Smith/Melodious Accord

Hymn Society Book Service

1994

Paul Robeson Sings Spirituals, Folksongs and Hymns

Paul Robeson

Pearl

1993

Spirituals

Marian Anderson

RCA

1999

Black Christmas: Spirituals in the African-American Tradition

various

ESS.A.Y Recordings

1990

Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

Fisk Jubliee Singers (Vol. 1)

Document Records

?

Roll Jordan Roll

Fisk Jubilee Singers (Vol. 2)

Document Records

?

Spirituals: Songs from the American Experience

Steven Kimbrough and Cynthia Wilson-Felder

Hymn Society Book Service

1996

Traditional Black Gospel

Live.in Chicago

Shirley Caesar

Rejoice

1989

With All of My Heart

Sandra Crouch and friends

Sparrow

1993

Just a Word

Shirley Caesar’s Outreach Convention Choir

Word

1997

Christmas with Shirley Caesar

Shirley Caesar

Myrrh Records Black Music Div.

1999

He Will Come: Live

Shirley Caesar

Word

1996

A Miracle in Harlem

Shirley Caesar

Word

1998

He Has the Power

Ss. Paul & Augustine Gospel Choir

GIA

1981

I Call Upon You, God!

Leon C. Roberts & The Music Ministry of Roberts’ Revival

GIA

1995

You Can Make It

Shirley Caesar

Myrrh Records Black Music Div.

2001

Higher Ground

Blind Boys of Alabama

Real World/EMI Gospel

2003

Saints in Praise

West Angeles Church of God in Christ Mass Choir

Sparrow

1990

Saints in Praise, vol.2

West Angeles Church of God in Christ Mass Choir

Sparrow

1990

Through the Storm

Yolanda Adams

Tribute

1992

Healing- Live in Detroit

Richard Smallwood with Vision

Verity

2000

Hymns

Shirley Caesar

Word

2002

Trust Jesus Christ!

The Spirit Chorale of Los Angeles, Brian J. Smith, director

Pro Pianist Entertainment

?

Tramaine Hawkins

Tramaine Hawkins

Sparrow

1991

Live at GMWA

Shirley Caesar and others

Word

1995

Contemporary Gospel

The Call

Anointed

Myrrh

1996

Start All Over

Helen Baylor

Word

1994

Kirk Franklin & the Family

Kirk Franklin

Gospo Centric

1994

Watcha Lookin’ 4

Kirk Franklin & the Family

Gospo Centric

1997

Nu Nation Project

Kirk Franklin

Gospo Centric

1999

The Rebirth of Kirk Franklin

Kirk Franklin

Gospo Centric

2003

Will You Be Ready?

Commissioned

Light

1990

Anointed

Anointed

Myrrh

2000

Pray

Andrae Crouch

Qwest/Warner Bros.

1998

Take 6

Take 6

Reunion

1989

Purpose By Design

Fred Hammond & Radical for Christ

Verity Records

2001

Join the Band

Take 6

Warner Alliance

1995

So Much 2 Say

Take 6

Warner Alliance

1991

He Is Christmas

Take 6

Warner Alliance

1992

CeCe Winans

CeCe Winans

Wellspring Gospel

2002

Giving It Up to God

Calvin College Gospel Choir

Calvin College

?

Total Praise

Calvin College Gospel Choir

Calvin College

?

Handel’s Messiah- a Soulful Celebration

various

Warner Alliance

1993

20th Century Children’s Choir Movement

Oh, What a Wonderful Gift: Songs for Covenant People

the Covenant Singers, Sue Ellen Page, conductor

Curriculum Pub. Program, PCUSA

?

Set the Sun Dancing: More Songs for Covenant People

the Covenant Singers, Sue Ellen Page, conductor

Curriculum Pub. Program, PCUSA

?

The Houston Children’s Chorus

The Houston Children’s Chorus

Fred Bock Music Company

?

Ecumenical Choral Music

Gloria! The sacred music of John Rutter

Cambridge Singers

Collegium Records

1984

In the Spirit’s Tether: Choral & Instrumental Music of Harold Friedell

The Choir of Saint Stephen’s Church, Richmond, VA, Neal Campbell, choirmaster

Pro Organo

?

James Macmillan: Mass and other sacred music

Westminster Cathedral Choir, Martin Baker, conductor

Hyperion

2001

Psalms

The Turtle Creek Chorale, Timothy Seelig, conductor

Reference Recordings

1999

Music of Calvin Hampton

The Yale Camerata, Marguerite L. Brooks, conductor

Yale Camerata

1997

Echoes of the American Cathedral: Music of David Ashley White

The Choir of Sanit Paul’s United Methodist Church, Huston, Robert Brewer, director

Zephyr Productions

?

Other/Composite Recordings

Music of the Americas 1492-1992

Gloriae Dei Cantores, Elizabeth C. Patterson, conductor

Paraclete Press

?

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