Anthony Burger - A Tribute To Bill And Gloria Gaither

Published Monday 13th March 2006
Anthony Burger - A Tribute To Bill And Gloria Gaither
Anthony Burger - A Tribute To Bill And Gloria Gaither

STYLE: Ambient/Meditational
RATING 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8
OUR PRODUCT CODE: 14181-10994
LABEL: Gaither Music Group SHD2573
FORMAT: CD Album
ITEMS: 1
RELEASE DATE: 2005-11-30
RRP: £5.99

Reviewed by Ross Dilnot

If you've had a bad day, your feeling low or you want to be lifted to new heights then this is an album that promises to deliver and much more besides. Anthony Burger has compiled some of the best songs ever written by Bill & Gloria Gaither. Not only does Burger's piano playing inspire you with his majestic style, but the orchestra and choir backing leave you with goose pimples - no, seriously! As an album, it takes you on a journey through the songs, from the meditational "He Touched Me", through to "Feeling At Home In The Presence Of Jesus" which features Bill Gaither in his own, unique crooning style. The album is also complimented by the beautiful piano instrumental "Gentle Shepherd". It concludes with a stirring "Let's Just Praise The Lord" which in itself sums up this entire album. The CD is also complemented with some interactive features, including a recipe for Gloria Gaither's Red Raspberry Cake! What more could you ask for from a superb album?

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Sample Track Listing:
1. 1. He Touched Me [Listen]
2. Let's Just Praise The Lord [Listen]
3. These Are They [Listen]
4. I Will Serve Thee [Listen]
5. Feeling At Home In The Presence Of Jesus [Listen]
6. Going Home [Listen]
7. Sinner Saved By Grace [Listen]
8. The Longer I Serve Him [Listen]
9. There's Something About That Name [Listen]
10. Gentle Shepherd [Listen]
11. God Gave The Song [Listen]
12. Then Came The Morning [Listen]
13. The Old Rugged Cross Made The Difference [Listen]
14. I Believe In A Hill Called Mount Calvary [Listen]
15. Something Beautiful [Listen]
16. Let's Just Praise The Lord (reprise) [Listen]
17. Get All Excited [Listen]
18. Because He Lives [Listen]
19. The King Is Coming [Listen]
20. I've Just Seen Jesus [Listen]
21. It Is Finished [Listen]
22. He's Still The King Of Kings [Listen]
23. Let's Just Praise The Lord (finale) [Listen]

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Product Description
The much loved music of Bill and Gloria Gaither is played by Homecoming pianist Anthony Burger.
'One of the greatest influences in my life has been the music penned by Bill and Gloria Gaither', says pianist Anthony Burger. On his latest project, Anthony performs his Gaither favorites, songs which he believes made 'an everlasting impact on the world of music'.
Making special vocal appearances on this inspiring instrumental project are Bill and Gloria, Guy Penrod and the piano man himself. Songs include: He Touched Me, Let?s Just Praise the Lord, Going Home, God Gave The Song, The King is Coming and of course Because He Lives.

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