Andrew Everson and the St. Joachim Music Ministry: I'll Follow
Reviewed by Jim Logue Jr
by Jim Logue, Jr. | Source: GrapeVine - GVOnline.Net
Andrew Everson follows up his "Psalms and Canticles" CD with a new project, "I'll Follow".
My first reaction when I heard this CD was surprise at how good it is. Having worked with Catholic radio for several years now, I have found that sometimes when I get a CD from a church choral group, it lacks a certain energy. That is not the case with this CD. The various musicians and vocalist from St. Joachim's Catholic Church of Costa Mesa, California, shine on this CD of music, most of which was written by Andrew Everson, who lends his guitar and vocals to this project. The only non-everson songs are Omer Westendorf's "Where Charity and Love Prevail" and Steven Ottomanyi's "When Angels Sound The Trumpet Call".
Andrew's music is well-crafted, and he gives us a variety of songs here. Songs about following God's call (I'll Follow), Faith (Good and Faithful Servant, The Mystery of Faith), Easter (He is Risen), and others. I also like the unique arrangment of "Where Charity and Love Prevail". This is definitely a must-hear CD!
1. Give Jesus a Dwelling Place
3. I'll Follow
4. Good and Faithful Servant
6. From the Wood of a Manger
7. He Is Risen!
8. The Mystery of Faith
9. Come Holy Ghost
10. Glory Be
11. That We May Be One
12. Where Charity and Love Prevail
13. When Angels Sound the Trumpet's Call
Visit Andrew Everson's website at AndrewEverson.com
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||Published by: HsFeZGaKqiDg
|Date: 2012-08-04 02:30:59
|Patrick, Thank you for allowing ylseurof to be used as an instrument for God. He is truly amazing in so many ways. I am so very grateful for His unending grace, that He generously and constantly pours over us. Just what I needed to hear today .everyday
||Published by: Pancho
|Date: 2011-02-28 20:57:22
|I agree that Andrew's music and the choirs at St. Joachim in Costa Mesa are great. Although Andrew hates putting more than one of his songs in a mass, we keep telling him we want more.
||Published by: RB
|Date: 2010-10-15 15:35:07
|Andrews choirs at St. John the Baptist in Costa Mesa , Ca are some of the best Catholic choirs and music you'll hear in any church.