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The Lord's Prayer

First line:
Our Father, which art in heaven
composer
1935
author of text

 
Albert Hay Malotte’s setting of the The Lord’s Prayer is dedicated to the great American baritone John Charles Thomas who introduced it on the radio in 1935. It became enormously popular with American audiences. In much the same way as I feel about Sir Arthur Sullivan’s Victorian jewel The Lost Chord, I think this Malotte piece is most effective when sung without exaggerating its musical line or poetic content.

from notes by Robert White 1997

Recordings

Sure on this shining night
CDA66920

Details

Track 15 on CDA66920 [2'30]

Track-specific metadata for CDA66920 track 15

Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-96-92015
Duration
2'30
Recording date
31 July 1996
Recording venue
All Saints' Church, East Finchley, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Mark Brown
Recording engineer
Julian Millard
Hyperion usage
  1. Sure on this shining night (CDA66920)
    Disc 1 Track 15
    Release date: April 1997
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