The New Reformation Band | That Old Time Religion

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Amy Grant Fernando Lopez Francesca Battistelli

More Artists From
United States - Michigan

Other Genres You Will Love
Spiritual: Praise & Worship Jazz: New Orleans Jazz Moods: Christian
Sell your music everywhere
There are no items in your wishlist.

That Old Time Religion

by The New Reformation Band

Classic spirituals in traditional New Orleans style jazz combine vocals and instruments in an uplifting celebration of life.
Genre: Spiritual: Praise & Worship
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Sign up for the CD Baby Newsletter
Your email address will not be sold for any reason.
Continue Shopping
cd in stock order now
Share to Google +1

To listen to tracks you will need to update your browser to a recent version.

  Song Share Time Download
clip
1. Roll Jordan Roll (feat. Claudia Schmidt)
3:48 $0.99
clip
2. What a Friend We Have in Jesus (feat. David W Oppermann)
4:54 $0.99
clip
3. Just a Little While to Stay Here (feat. David W Oppermann)
4:12 $0.99
clip
4. I Shall Not Be Moved (feat. Claudia Schmidt)
3:44 $0.99
clip
5. Holding My Saviors Hand (feat. David W Oppermann)
4:27 $0.99
clip
6. Wade in the Water (feat. Claudia Schmidt)
2:35 $0.99
clip
7. Swing Low Sweet Chariot (feat. David W Oppermann)
3:21 $0.99
clip
8. Precious Lord Take My Hand (feat. Claudia Schmidt)
3:06 $0.99
clip
9. Just a Closer Walk with Thee (feat. Claudia Schmidt)
5:02 $0.99
clip
10. God Bless the Child (feat. Claudia Schmidt)
4:43 $0.99
clip
11. When the Saints Go Marching In (feat. Claudia Schmidt)
2:34 $0.99
clip
12. You Got to Move (feat. Claudia Schmidt)
2:56 $0.99
clip
13. That Old Time Religion (feat. Claudia Schmidt)
6:08 $0.99
clip
14. Amazing Grace (feat. Claudia Schmidt)
5:21 $0.99
clip
15. Battle Hymn of the Republic (feat. David W Oppermann)
5:51 $0.99
Downloads are available as MP3-320 files.

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
The place — Saginaw, Michigan.
The year — 1970
The music — classic jazz and traditional spirituals.
Dave Oppermann, entrepreneur, businessperson, and part-time bistro pianist, met up with a local trumpet-playing minister, Reverend Gary Miller, and the two decided to assemble a jazz ‘band’ for a one-time Dixieland worship service at their First Congregational Church. When the church secretary needed a name for the program, Gary suggested “The New Reformation Dixieland Jazz Band”, a name much too long for any marquee. But then it was only to be used for a single performance.
Since then, it’s been shortened to the NRB.

Approaching its 50-year mark, it‘s now apparent the NRB perfected how to start but not how to stop.


That Old Time Religion is the NRB’s second gospel and spiritual compilation, this time featuring guest vocalist Claudia Schmidt. She is well-known in folk music circles on her own. A chance meeting with her took place in the band’s early days when several NRB members performed for a weekend on Michigan’s remote Beaver Island, where Claudia was living. A bit of sleuthing tracked her down, and once located she was delighted to add her multi-octave voice to the project.

It took about two minutes at the first recording session to feel the mutual “vibes”. No written arrangements were used. The NRB just played and Claudia sang as the ideas struck. A little of “let’s try this” and the recorder was turned on.

Enjoy.

Read more...

Reviews


to write a review