Posts From David Bruce Murray

David Bruce Murray

<p>David Bruce Murray is a church music director in Ellenboro, NC. He is the author of Murray’s Encyclopedia Of Southern Gospel Music and the owner of both SGHistory.com and MusicScribe.com. David plays piano for Southern Sounds Quartet and the Foothills Community Choir.</p>

CD Review: Under Grace (Ivan Parker)

RATING: 4 Stars Label: HorizonProducer/Arranger: Roger TalleyWebsite: www.ivanparker.com Song Titles: “The Grace That I’m Under,” “I Am Whatever You Need,” “I Will Lead The Blind,” “Very First Thing,” “Love Called

CD Review: Be The Miracle (Mark Lowry)

RATING: 4 1/2 Stars Label: Mark Lowry ProductionsProducers: George Hairr, Ray (Chip) Davis, and Michael EnglishWebsite: www.marklowry.com Song Titles: “Be The Miracle,” “What Kind Of King Is This,” “I’ve Never

CD Review: It’s So God (Brian Free And Assurance)

RATING: 5 Stars Label: DaywindProducer/Arranger: Wayne HaunWebsite: www.brianfreeandassurance.com Song Titles: “When The Lord Says Go,” “It’s All About The Blood,” “The Coming Of The King,” “If It Takes A Valley,”

A few words about CD ratings

Song selection, arranging, production, packaging, and vocal quality are considered when CD ratings are determined. Including half stars, there are nine possible ratings ranging from 1 Star to 5 Stars.

DVD Review: Live From Toronto (Gaither)

RATING: 4 1/2 Stars Label: Gaither Music GroupProducer: Bill GaitherWebsite: www.gaither.com Song Titles: “Bread Upon The Water,” “Some Things Never Change,” “Just A Little While,” “Why Don’t You Try Jesus,”

DVD Review: Canadian Homecoming (Gaither)

RATING: 3 1/2 Stars Label: Gaither Music GroupProducer: Bill GaitherWebsite: www.gaither.com Song Titles: “Goodby, World, Goodby,” “Somebody Loves Me,” “My Journey To The Sky,” “Something Within,” “Stand By Me,” “Holy

DVD Review: Torch (Various Artists)

RATING: 4 Stars Label: Daywind RecordsINSP Producer: Steven HoytINSP Director: Russell HallDaywind Producers: Crystal Burchette, Ed Leonard, Mike Speck, Melody VanNus, and Rick SheltonWebsite: www.daywind.com Song Titles: “The Race,” “Stand

CD Review: Singing You Happy (Singing Christians)

RATING: 3 Stars Producer: Danny CrawfordWebsite: www.singingchristians.com Song Titles: “Jesus Love Has Made A Change,” “Sittin’ On Cloud Nine,” “Come Spring,” “When You Change Your Mind,” “It’ll Be Worth Every

CD Review: Remembering Kenny Hinson (Mike Bowling)

RATING: 2 1/2 Stars Label: Daywind Records Song Titles: “Ain’t That What It’s All About,” “Call Me Gone,” “Just Let Me Fall,” “There’s Gonna Be Some Changes,” “The Lighthouse,” “Broken

CD Review: Give It Away (Gaither Vocal Band)

RATING: 4 1/2 Stars Title: Give It AwayArtist: Gaither Vocal BandLabel: Gaither Music GroupProducers: Bill Gaither, Michael Sykes, and Gaither Vocal Band Song Titles: “Bread Upon The Water,” “I Catch

Choral Review: Amazing Grace

RATING: 4 Stars Title: Amazing Grace Created by: Sue C. Smith and Russell Mauldin Arranged by: Russell Mauldin Publisher: BrentwoodSong Titles: “Grace Medley” (includes “Amazing Grace,” “Come, Thou Fount Of

CD Review: Shane Dunlap – Paradise

RATING: 4 1/2 STARS Producer: self-producedWebsite: www.shanedunlap.comSong Titles: “Take Me To Paradise,” “Better Than This,” “Journey Of A Lifetime,” “Satisfied,” “The Light Of That City,” “More (Of Jesus),” “Shine,” “Almost