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Amazing Grace - Hymns of Faith and Praise / William Neil

Album Summary

>Helmore, Thomas : O come, O come, Emmanuel (tune Veni Emmanuel) (New English Hymnal no 11)
>Stainer, John : Come, thou long-expected Jesus (Tune
>Walter (I), Johann : Savior of the Nations, Come (Veni Redemptor gentium) (tune Nun komm)
>Traditional, Christmas : Let all mortal flesh keep silence (French)
>Nicolai, Philipp : Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme
>Wilson, Hugh : Alas! and Did My Savior Bleed, hymn
>Anonymous, English : Lord, who throughout these forty days, hymn (Day's Psalter, 1562)
>Hymnal, New English : O love, how deep, how broad, how high (tune Schein's Eisenach) no 425
>Anonymous, English : In the Cross of Christ I glory, hymn (tune Wychbold)
>Anonymous, American : Wondrous Love ("What Wondrous Love Is This"), hymn
>Williams, Thomas John : Come, o Spirit, dwell among us, hymn
>Hymnal, New English : Come, Holy Ghost, Our Souls Inspire (tune "Veni Creator") (New English Hymnal no 138)
>Day, George Henry : Sovereign Lord of all creation, hymn
>Giardini, Felice : Come, Thou Almighty King, hymn
>Dykes, John Bacchus : Holy, holy, holy "Nicaea"
>Messiter, Arthur Henry : Rejoice, ye pure in heart!, hymn
>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : At the Name of Jesus, hymn ("King's Weston")
>Darwell, John : Rejoice, the Lord is King, hymn
>Owen, William : Lord, enthroned in heavenly splendor, hymn
>Traditional, Scottish : Blessing and honour and glory and power (to the tune Bonnie George Campbell)
>Ellor, James : All hail the pow'r of Jesus' name
>Elvey, George : Crown Him with Many Crowns, song (Tune
>Knapp, William : As morning dawns (Psalm 5), hymn
>Luther, Martin : Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu dir
>Jones, William : When morning lights the eastern skies (Psalm 143), hymn (tune
>Croft, William : O God Our Help in Ages Past (Tune
>Hymnal, New English : The King of love my Shepherd is (tune St. Columba) (457)
>Anonymous : Your faithfulness, o Lord, is sure (Psalm 145), hymn
>Parry, Charles H. : O Praise Ye the Lord (Laudate Dominum)
>Parry, Charles H. : Jerusalem ("And did those feet in ancient time"), for chorus & organ (or orchestra)
>Luther, Martin : A Mighty Fortress Is Our God (Ein feste Burg)
>Welsh Traditional : Immortal, invisible, God only wise (Tune
>Warren, George William : God of Our Fathers (The National Hymn)
>Newton, John : Amazing Grace
>Runyan, William M. : Great Is Thy Faithfulness, hymn
>Hughes, John (II) : Guide me, O thou great Jehovah (Tune
>Traditional, Christmas : O Sing A Song Of Bethlehem (English)
>Dykes, John Bacchus : Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee, hymn for choir
>Traditional, Silesian : Fairest Lord Jesus, Ruler of All Nature, hymn
>Hymnal, New English : Of the Father's heart begotten (Tune
>Traditional, Shaker : Lord of the Dance
>Jackson, Robert : Breathe on me, breath of God, hymn
>Atkinson, Frederick C. : Spirit of God, descend upon my heart
>Gilding, Edmund : O word of God above (tune St. Edmund) (New English Hymnal no 211)
>Traditional, Irish : Be Thou My Vision
>Nicholson, Sydney : Lift High the Cross (Crucifer), hymn
>Allen, George : Precious Lord, Take My Hand
>Pritchard, Richard Huw : Alleluya, sing to Jesus (Tune
>Anonymous : Lord, speak to me that I may speak, hymn (tune
>Purcell, Henry : Christ is made the sure foundation
>Anonymous : We are all one in mission, hymn
>Woods, Wendell : O Worship the King, hymn (tune
>Anonymous, German : All Creatures of Our God and King
>Hodges, Edward : Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee (after Beethoven's Symphony no 9, Op. 125)
>Monk, William Henry : Abide with me
>Scholefield, Clement Cotterill : Hymn
>Dykes, John Bacchus : Eternal father, strong to save "Melita"
>Johnson, J. Rosamond : Lift Every Voice and Sing, hymn
>Ward, Samuel Augustus : America the Beautiful
>Smith, Samuel F. : America, for chorus & orchestra ("My Country 'Tis of Thee")
Performer Composers

Notes & Reviews:

William Neil, organist and harpsichordist of the National Symphony Orchestra and the National Philharmonic, is one of the most noted keyboard artists of the Nation's Capital. From 1998 to 2000 he was organist of Chicago's Rockefeller Memorial Chapel and assumed the same position at National Presbyterian Church in 2001.



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>Helmore, Thomas : O come, O come, Emmanuel (tune Veni Emmanuel) (New English Hymnal no 11)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 24 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic

>Stainer, John : Come, thou long-expected Jesus (Tune :: Cross of Jesus) (New English Hymnal 3)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 16 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic

>Walter (I), Johann : Savior of the Nations, Come (Veni Redemptor gentium) (tune Nun komm)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance

>Traditional, Christmas : Let all mortal flesh keep silence (French)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 12 sec.

>Nicolai, Philipp : Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 14 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance

>Wilson, Hugh : Alas! and Did My Savior Bleed, hymn
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 37 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical

>Anonymous, English : Lord, who throughout these forty days, hymn (Day's Psalter, 1562)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 12 sec.
  • Written: by 1562

>Hymnal, New English : O love, how deep, how broad, how high (tune Schein's Eisenach) no 425
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 3 min. sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance

>Anonymous, English : In the Cross of Christ I glory, hymn (tune Wychbold)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 53 sec.

>Anonymous, American : Wondrous Love ("What Wondrous Love Is This"), hymn
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 51 sec.
  • Form: Vocal

>Williams, Thomas John : Come, o Spirit, dwell among us, hymn
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 51 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Hymnal, New English : Come, Holy Ghost, Our Souls Inspire (tune "Veni Creator") (New English Hymnal no 138)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 9 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance

>Day, George Henry : Sovereign Lord of all creation, hymn
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 14 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Giardini, Felice : Come, Thou Almighty King, hymn
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 2 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Choral

>Dykes, John Bacchus : Holy, holy, holy "Nicaea" :: Nicaea), for chorus & organ
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 32 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Choral

>Messiter, Arthur Henry : Rejoice, ye pure in heart!, hymn
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 51 sec.

>Vaughan Williams, Ralph : At the Name of Jesus, hymn ("King's Weston")
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 2 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1925

>Darwell, John : Rejoice, the Lord is King, hymn
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 53 sec.

>Owen, William : Lord, enthroned in heavenly splendor, hymn
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 14 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic

>Traditional, Scottish : Blessing and honour and glory and power (to the tune Bonnie George Campbell)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 47 sec.

>Ellor, James : All hail the pow'r of Jesus' name
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 17 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic

>Elvey, George : Crown Him with Many Crowns, song (Tune :: Diademata)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 40 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1868

>Knapp, William : As morning dawns (Psalm 5), hymn
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 16 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical

>Luther, Martin : Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu dir
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 40 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral

>Jones, William : When morning lights the eastern skies (Psalm 143), hymn (tune :: St. Stephen)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical

>Croft, William : O God Our Help in Ages Past (Tune :: St. Anne)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 21 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Hymnal, New English : The King of love my Shepherd is (tune St. Columba) (457)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 49 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance

>Anonymous : Your faithfulness, o Lord, is sure (Psalm 145), hymn
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 13 sec.
  • Written: by 1690

>Parry, Charles H. : O Praise Ye the Lord (Laudate Dominum)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 53 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic

>Parry, Charles H. : Jerusalem ("And did those feet in ancient time"), for chorus & organ (or orchestra)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 23 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1916

>Luther, Martin : A Mighty Fortress Is Our God (Ein feste Burg)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 54 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Written: 1529

>Welsh Traditional : Immortal, invisible, God only wise (Tune :: St. Denio)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical

>Warren, George William : God of Our Fathers (The National Hymn)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 30 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic

>Newton, John : Amazing Grace
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 8 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1779

>Runyan, William M. : Great Is Thy Faithfulness, hymn
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 39 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1923

>Hughes, John (II) : Guide me, O thou great Jehovah (Tune :: Cwm Rhonda)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 16 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Traditional, Christmas : O Sing A Song Of Bethlehem (English)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 19 sec.

>Dykes, John Bacchus : Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee, hymn for choir
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 56 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1866

>Traditional, Silesian : Fairest Lord Jesus, Ruler of All Nature, hymn
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 32 sec.
  • Form: Choral

>Hymnal, New English : Of the Father's heart begotten (Tune :: Divinum Mysterium), no 33
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 45 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance

>Traditional, Shaker : Lord of the Dance
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 45 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic

>Jackson, Robert : Breathe on me, breath of God, hymn
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 23 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Choral

>Atkinson, Frederick C. : Spirit of God, descend upon my heart
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 12 sec.

>Gilding, Edmund : O word of God above (tune St. Edmund) (New English Hymnal no 211)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 41 sec.

>Traditional, Irish : Be Thou My Vision
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 54 sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance

>Nicholson, Sydney : Lift High the Cross (Crucifer), hymn
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 42 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Choral

>Allen, George : Precious Lord, Take My Hand
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 33 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic

>Pritchard, Richard Huw : Alleluya, sing to Jesus (Tune :: Hyfrydol) (New English Hymnal 271)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 29 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1844

>Anonymous : Lord, speak to me that I may speak, hymn (tune :: Schumann, Nachtstücke, Op. 23/4)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 12 sec.

>Purcell, Henry : Christ is made the sure foundation
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Choral

>Anonymous : We are all one in mission, hymn
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 50 sec.

>Woods, Wendell : O Worship the King, hymn (tune :: adaptation after Michael Haydn, "Lyons")
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 54 sec.

>Anonymous, German : All Creatures of Our God and King
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 3 min. sec.
  • Period Time: Renaissance
  • Form: Choral

>Hodges, Edward : Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee (after Beethoven's Symphony no 9, Op. 125)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 25 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic

>Monk, William Henry : Abide with me :: Eventide)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 31 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1861

>Scholefield, Clement Cotterill : Hymn :: St. Clement)
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 16 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1874

>Dykes, John Bacchus : Eternal father, strong to save "Melita"
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Choral

>Johnson, J. Rosamond : Lift Every Voice and Sing, hymn
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 2 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1899

>Ward, Samuel Augustus : America the Beautiful
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1895

>Smith, Samuel F. : America, for chorus & orchestra ("My Country 'Tis of Thee")
  • Performer: William Neil (Organ)
  • Notes: The National Presbyterian Church, Washington DC (08/16/2006-08/18/2006)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 6 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic