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Album · 2004 · 11 Songs. By William Herbert Brewster - Chanticleer, Joseph Jennings & Yvette Flunder. By John Newton - Chanticleer, Joseph Jennings & Yvette Flunder. 4. Soon one mornin' - Medley. Chanticleer, Jay White, Joseph Jennings & Michael Lichtenauer. 5. Oh, didn't it rain? Chanticleer, Jay White, Joseph Jennings & Michael Lichtenauer. 6. Sit down servant & Plenty good room. Chanticleer & Joseph Jennings. 7. Keep your hand on the plow. Chanticleer, Joseph Jennings & Philip Wilder.

Not to be confused with the 2004 album of the same title, Chanticleer: How Sweet the Sound is a 14-CD box set, released in 2014 to celebrate the all-male vocal ensemble's impressive discography.

McCollum, Arr Jennings : Jesus Hits like an Atom Bomb. Besteciler: LV McCullom. 02. Brewster, Arr Jennings : "Surely God is able". Besteciler: WH Brewster. 03. Trad, Arr Jennings : Amazing Grace. Besteciler: Anonymous. 04. Trad, Arr Jennings : Soon One Mornin' - Medley.

This is Chanticleer’s second disc of spirituals and gospel songs. The first was made in 1987 for their in-house label, and is considerably more refined than this newcomer. The singing on both is beautiful, to be sure; the all-male choir’s clear, bright tone is as finely blended as it would be in a Josquin Mass. But 15 years’ additional experience under Joseph Jennings’s watchful eye (and ear) has yielded greater rhythmic flexibility, a more natural spontaneity and increased intensity. Mind you, this is still gospel music dressed up in black tie and tails.

Released: 2004 Views: 300. Track Listing. 1. Jesus Hits Like an Atom Bomb; 2. Surely God Is Able; 3. Amazing Grace; 4. Soon One Mornin' Medley: Soon One Mornin'/What You Gon' Do When the World; 5. Didn't It Rain; 6. Sit Down Servant/Plenty Good Room; 7. Keep Your Hand on the Plow (Hold On); 8. My Soul Is a Witness; 9. There. How Sweet the Sound by C. Michael Bailey. Start your music shopping from All About Jazz and you'll support us in the process. Learn how. About Chanticleer.

2004 - How Sweet the Sound: Spirituals and Traditional Gospel Music. 2005 - Sound in Spirit. 2006 - Palestrina: Missa pro defunctis; Motets. 2007 - And on Earth, Peace: A Chanticleer Mass. In 2003, Chanticleer won two Grammy Awards (Best Small Ensemble Performance and Best Classical Contemporary Composition) for Lamentations and Praises by John Tavener. In November 2007, while in its 30th Anniversary Season, Chanticleer was named Musical America's 2008 Ensemble of the year. This marks the first time a vocal ensemble has received this award. Additionally, on October 9, 2008, Chanticleer became the first vocal ensemble to be inducted into the American Classical Music Hall of Fame in Cincinnati, Ohio.

How Sweet The Sound' includes renditions of "Jesus Hits Like An Atom Bomb" and "There Is a Balm In Gilead". The opinions expressed in this article are not necessarily those held by Cross Rhythms. Any expressed views were accurate at the time of publishing but may or may not reflect the views of the individuals concerned at a later date. We are committed to protecting your privacy.

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1 Jesus Hits Like An Atom Bomb
Vocals [Solo] – Kevin Baum
2 Surely God Is Able 3:48
3 Amazing Grace 7:26
4 Medley: Soon One Mornin' / What You Gon' Do When The World's On Fire? / You Can't Hide / Run On For A Long Time
Vocals [Run On For A Long Time Solo] – Michael LichtenauerVocals [You Can't Hide Solo] – Jay White, Joseph Jennings
5 Didn't It Rain 3:27
6 Sit Down Servant / Plenty Good Room
Vocals [Solo], Piano [Plenty Good Room] – Joseph Jennings
7 Keep Your Hand On The Plow (Hold On)
Vocals [Solo] – Philip Wilder
8 My Soul Is A Witness
Piano – Joseph Jennings
9 There Is A Balm In Gilead 4:57
10 Medley: Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child / Poor Pilgrim Of Sorrow / Walk In Jerusalem
Vocals [Poor Pilgrim Of Sorrow Solo] – Matthew AlberVocals [Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child Solo] – Christopher FritzscheVocals [Walk In Jerusalem Solo] – Jay White, Kevin Baum
11 Be Still And Know That I'm God
Piano – Joseph Jennings

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  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Warner Classics
  • Copyright (c) – Warner Classics
  • Manufactured By – Warner Strategic Marketing
  • Distributed By – Warner Strategic Marketing


  • Alto Vocals – Jay White, Jesse Antin, Philip Wilder
  • Baritone Vocals, Bass Vocals – David Alan Marshall, Eric Alatorre, Mark Sullivan
  • Mastered By, Recorded By – Preston Smith
  • Producer, Edited By [Digital] – Steve Barnett
  • Soprano Vocals – Christopher Fritzsche, Ian Howell, Matthew Alber
  • Tenor Vocals – Kevin Baum, Matthew Oltman, Michael Lichtenauer
  • Vocals [Solo] – Bishop Yvette A. Flunder* (tracks: 2, 3, 5, 8, 9, 11)
  • Vocals, Arranged By, Directed By – Joseph Jennings

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  • Barcode: 0825646030927

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
2564 60309-2 Chanticleer How Sweet The Sound ‎(CD, Album) Warner Classics 2564 60309-2 Europe 2004
5185231 Chanticleer How Sweet The Sound ‎(CD, Album, RE) Warner Classics 5185231 US 2006