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Abide With Me (1914)

- April 30, 2019 in abide with me, brixham, death, English riviera, hymn, napoleon, Reverend Henry Francis Lyte, titanic, tuberculosis

Version from Olive Kline and Elsie Baker of one of the most popular hymn's of all time.

First recording of Swing Low, Sweet Chariot (1909)

- April 30, 2018 in hymn, negro spiritual, spriritual

First known recording of the popular African American spiritual performed in 1909 for Victor Studios by the Fisk University Jubilee Quartet.

First recording of Swing Low, Sweet Chariot (1909)

- April 30, 2018 in hymn, negro spiritual, slavery, spriritual

First known recording of the popular African American spiritual performed in 1909 for Victor Studios by the Fisk University Jubilee Quartet.

Autumn: Saviour, Breathe an Evening Blessing (1912)

- November 8, 2017 in Autumn, choir, hymn

Rendition by the Trinity Choir of James Edmeston's 1820 hymn "Savior, Breathe an Evening Blessing"