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October 1972 General Conference Music

Oct 6–8, 1972

Talks and media from this conference are available at LDS.org or in Gospel Library.
Streaming video is on the LDS General Conference YouTube channel.
A PDF conference report is available at Archive.org.

Regular Sessions

Friday Morning Session
Friday, Oct 6, 1972, 10:00 AM

Friday Afternoon Session
Friday, Oct 6, 1972, 2:00 PM

Saturday Morning Session
Saturday, Oct 7, 1972, 10:00 AM

Saturday Afternoon Session
Saturday, Oct 7, 1972, 2:00 PM

Sunday Morning Session
Sunday, Oct 8, 1972, 10:00 AM

Sunday Afternoon Session
Sunday, Oct 8, 1972, 2:00 PM

Other Sessions

Welfare-Agricultural Meeting
Saturday, Oct 7, 1972, 7:30 AM

General Priesthood Meeting
Saturday, Oct 7, 1972, 7:00 PM

Summary of Conference Music

The Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir furnished the choral numbers for the Saturday morning, the Sunday morning, and the Sunday afternoon sessions of the conference, with Richard P. Condie, conductor, and Jay E. Welch, assistant conductor.

The Men’s Chorus of the Tabernacle Choir rendered the special musical numbers at the Solemn Assembly held on Friday morning.

The choral music for the Friday afternoon session was provided by the Relief Society Combined Choruses of the Granger, Jordan, and Midvale Regions, conducted by Ellen Neilson Barnes.

The Combined M Man and Gleaner Chorus of the Salt Lake Area, with Virgil Camp conducting, furnished special musical numbers at the Saturday afternoon meeting.

At the General Priesthood Meeting on Saturday evening, the choral numbers were sung by the Male Choir of the Mormon Youth Chorus, with Jay Welch and Hal Gundersen conducting.

Richard P. Condie directed the singing of the Tabernacle Choir on the Choir and Organ Broadcast on Sunday morning, with Alexander Schreiner at the organ console.

Prelude and postlude music, and accompaniments on the Tabernacle Organ throughout the conference sessions were played by Alexander Schreiner, Robert Cundick, and Roy M. Darley, Tabernacle Organists.


From the October 1972 Conference Report booklet


Friday Morning Session(Return to top) Download Stream Online

Thou Wilt Keep Him in Perfect Peace

Artist: Men’s Chorus of the Tabernacle Choir

Give Ear, O Lord

Artist: Men’s Chorus of the Tabernacle Choir

God Moves in a Mysterious Way His Wonders to Perform (Congregational)

Artist: Men’s Chorus of the Tabernacle Choir

Words: William Cowper

Music: William B. Bradbury

I Need Thee Every Hour

Artist: Men’s Chorus of the Tabernacle Choir

Words: Annie S. Hawks

Music: Robert Lowry

Friday Afternoon Session(Return to top) Download Stream Online

Send Out Thy Light

Artist: Relief Society choir

Let Us Oft Speak Kind Words

Artist: Relief Society choir

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

We Thank Thee, O God, for a Prophet (Congregational)

Artist: Relief Society choir

Words: William Fowler

Music: Caroline E. Sheridan Norton

I Know That My Redeemer Lives

Artist: Relief Society choir

Words: Samuel Medley

Music: Lewis D. Edwards

Saturday Morning Session(Return to top) Download Stream Online

Now Let All the Heavens Adore Thee

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Sing and Rejoice

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Father in Heaven

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Words: Angus S. Hibbard

Music: Friedrich F. Flemming

Praise God from Whom All Blessings Flow

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Words: Thomas Ken

Music: Louis Bourgeois; Genevan Psalter

Inflammatus

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Solo: Olga Gardner

Now We Are Ambassadors

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

O My Father (Congregational)

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Jesu, Priceless Treasure

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Come Ye Children of the Lord

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Words: James H. Wallis

Music: Spanish melody

Worthy Is the Lamb

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Saturday Afternoon Session(Return to top) Download Stream Online

Shall the Youth of Zion Falter

Artist: Combined M Man and Gleaner Chorus

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

The Shepherds Had an Angel

Artist: Combined M Man and Gleaner Chorus

Solo: Maureen Jardine

Come O Thou King of Kings (Congregational)

Artist: Combined M Man and Gleaner Chorus

Words: Parley P. Pratt

Music: Anon.

Carry On

Artist: Combined M Man and Gleaner Chorus

Words: Ruth May Fox

Music: Alfred M. Durham

General Priesthood Meeting(Return to top) Download Stream Online

Come All Ye Sons of Zion

Artist: Male Choir of the Mormon Youth Chorus

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: John E. Tullidge

Pilgrim’s Song

Artist: Male Choir of the Mormon Youth Chorus

Words: Tchaikovsky

Music: Tchaikovsky

Do What Is Right (Congregational)

Artist: Male Choir of the Mormon Youth Chorus

Words: Anon.

Music: George Kaillmark

Beautiful Savior

Artist: Male Choir of the Mormon Youth Chorus

Words: Anon.

Music: Silesian folk song

Sunday Morning Session(Return to top) Download Stream Online

Awake the Trumpets Lofty Sound

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Achieved Is the Glorious Work

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Still, Still with Thee

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Words: Harriet B. Stowe

Music: Harry Shelley

Lo My Shepherd Is Divine

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Praise to the Man Who Communed with Jehovah (Congregational)

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Scottish folk song

Build Thee More Stately Mansions

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Sing Praise to Him

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Words: Johann J. Schütz

Music: Bohemian Brethren’s Songbook

The Hallelujah Chorus

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Words: George Frideric Handel

Music: George Frideric Handel

Sunday Afternoon Session(Return to top) Download Stream Online

O Divine Redeemer

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Words: Charles Gounod

Music: Charles Gounod

Lord, Hear Our Prayer

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Israel, Israel God Is Calling (Congregational)

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Words: Richard Smyth

Music: Charles C. Converse

How Beautiful Upon the Mountain

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir