Perry Como
I Believe
 
HQV SELEKT Digital Private Release
Digitally Re-mixed & Remastered from Original Sources
Limited Distribution 
 
I Believe 
Words and Music by Ervin Drake, Irvin Graham, 
Jimmy Shirl and Al Stillman
 
Onward Christian Soldiers  
Music by Arthur S. Sullivan and lyrics by Sabine Baring-Gould
Adaptation by Norman Layden
 
Goodnight Sweet Jesus  
Words and Music by Reverend James Curry
 
Act of Contrition 
Traditional ~ Musical setting by Joseph J. Leahy
 
Ave Maria ( Schubert )  ( 1949 Original )
Original Music by Franz Schubert
 
The Rosary
Words and Music by Robert Cameron Rogers 
and Ethelbert Nevin
 
Eli, Eli
Traditional Jewish hymn in Hebrew
Adapted by George Sandler ( unverified )
 
Kol Nidrei
Traditional Jewish hymn in Hebrew
 
Nearer My God To Thee  
Words and Music by Sarah F. Adams 
and Lowell Mason
 
Abide With Me  
Music by William Henry Monk 
with lyrics by Henry Francis Lyte, 1861
 
The Lord's Prayer  ( 1949 Original )
Text from the Bible, 
set by Albert Hay Malotte ( 1895-1964 )
 
Bless This House
Words and Music by Helen Taylor 
and May H. Morgan ( a.k.a. Brahe ), 1927
 
Prayer of Thanksgiving  
~ a single release recorded June, 1950, with flip side "Rock of Ages"
Music and lyrics attributed to Edward Kremser 
translated by Theodore Baker
 
Rock of Ages 
~ a single release recorded June, 1950, with flip side "Prayer of Thanksgiving"
Music by Thomas Hastings 
with lyrics by Augustus M. Toplady
 
Mother Dear, O Pray For Me  
~ original single recorded June, 1950, with flip side "Holy God We Praise Thy Name"
Words and Music by I.B. Woodbury, 1850
  
Holy God We Praise Thy Name 
~ original single recorded June, 1950, with flip side "Mother Dear, O Pray For Me"
Traditional Music
 
Ave Maria ( Schubert )  ( 1959 Living Stereo )
~ recorded at the Manhattan Center in October, 1959
With Male Voices of the Robert Shaw Chorale & Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra
Original Music by Franz Schubert
 
The Lord's Prayer   ( 1959 Living Stereo )
~ recorded at the Manhattan Center in October, 1959
With Male Voices of the Robert Shaw Chorale & Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra
Text from the Bible, set by Albert Hay Malotte ( 1895-1964 )
I Believe - 1956 Compilation
RCA VICTOR LPM-1172 ( F2PP-7396 / 7397 )
LPE-1172 STEREO ( M2PY-4739 / 4740 )
PRODUCED BY CHARLES GREAN
MONAURAL
1955 / 1956 / 1961
 
This private compilation includes bonus tracks recorded from the original
45 RPM Extended Play compilations and the 1959 Stereo Single.
 
RCA Victor 45 RPM Extended Play album "Favorite Songs of Worship" EPA-293
RCA Victor 45 RPM Extended Play album "Songs of Faith" EPA-410
RCA Victor 45 RPM Living Stereo Single "The Lord's Prayer" RCA-45RPM-61-7650
RCA Victor 45 RPM Living Stereo Single "Ave Maria" RCA-45RPM-61-7650

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Web Page Edition Christmas 1997
25th Anniversary Revision November, 2017
 
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