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April 1973 General Conference Music

Apr 6–8, 1973

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, Apr 6, 1973, 10:00 AM

Friday Afternoon Session
Friday, Apr 6, 1973, 2:00 PM

Saturday Morning Session
Saturday, Apr 7, 1973, 10:00 AM

Saturday Afternoon Session
Saturday, Apr 7, 1973, 2:00 PM

Sunday Morning Session
Sunday, Apr 8, 1973, 10:00 AM

Sunday Afternoon Session
Sunday, Apr 8, 1973, 2:00 PM

Other Sessions

Welfare Meeting
Saturday, Apr 7, 1973, 7:30 AM

General Priesthood Meeting
Saturday, Apr 7, 1973, 7:00 PM

Summary of Conference Music

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

The Ogden Institute of Religion Combined Choruses, directed by Ladd Cropper, furnished the music at the Friday afternoon session.

The choral music for the Saturday afternoon session was provided by the Combined Primary Children’s Chorus from the Bountiful, Kaysville, and Woods Cross Regions, with Sister Pat Maughan conducting.

An Aaronic Priesthood Chorus from the Oquirrh and Tooele Regions, with Jerold Ottley conducting, furnished the music at the General Priesthood Meeting on Saturday night.

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 April 1973 Conference Report booklet


Friday Morning Session(Return to top) Download Stream Online

The Heavens Resound

Words: Anon.

Music: Ludwig van Beethoven

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

With a Voice of Singing

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Praise God from Whom All Blessings Flow

Words: Thomas Ken

Music: Louis Bourgeois; Genevan Psalter

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

I Stand All Amazed at the Love Jesus Offers Me

Words: Charles H. Gabriel

Music: Charles H. Gabriel

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Still, Still With Thee

Words: Harriet B. Stowe

Music: Harry Shelley

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Hallelujah, Amen

Words: George Frideric Handel

Music: George Frideric Handel

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

I Know That My Redeemer Lives (Congregational)

Words: Samuel Medley

Music: Lewis D. Edwards

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Seek Him Who Made the Seven Stars

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Crossing the Bar

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Friday Afternoon Session(Return to top) Download Stream Online

The Morning Breaks, the Shadows Flee

Words: Parley P. Pratt

Music: George Careless

Artist: Ogden Institute of Religion Combined Choruses

O How Lovely Was the Morning

Words: George A. Manwaring

Music: Sylvanus Billings Pond

Artist: Ogden Institute of Religion Combined Choruses

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

Words: William Fowler

Music: Caroline E. Sheridan Norton

Artist: Ogden Institute of Religion Combined Choruses

The Creation

Artist: Ogden Institute of Religion Combined Choruses

Saturday Morning Session(Return to top) Download Stream Online

Carry On

Words: Ruth May Fox

Music: Alfred M. Durham

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Behold, the Lamb of God

Words: Matthew Bridges

Music: Lowell Mason

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Souls of the Righteous

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Though Deepening Trials

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: George Careless

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

The Spirit of God Like A Fire Is Burning (Congregational)

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Anon.

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Arise, My Soul, Arise

Words: Charles Wesley; Wesley’s Collection

Music: George Careless

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

God So Loved the World

Words: John Stainer

Music: John Stainer

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

The Lord Is My Shepherd

Words: James Montgomery

Music: Thomas Koschat

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Saturday Afternoon Session(Return to top) Download Stream Online

Reverence

Words: Ruth H. Chadwick

Music: Leah Ashton Lloyd

Artist: Combined Primary Children’s Chorus

I Think When I Read that Sweet Story

Words: Jemima Luke

Music: Leah Ashton Lloyd

Artist: Combined Primary Children’s Chorus

I Wonder When He Comes Again

Words: Mirla Greenwood Thayne

Music: Mirla Greenwood Thayne

Artist: Combined Primary Children’s Chorus

Christ and His Little Ones

Words: Orson F. Whitney

Music: Evan Stephens

Artist: Combined Primary Children’s Chorus

Redeemer of Israel (Congregational)

Words: Joseph Swain

Music: Freeman Lewis

Artist: Combined Primary Children’s Chorus

Where Love Is

Words: Joanne Bushman Doxey; Norma B. Smith

Music: Joanne Bushman Doxey; Marjorie Castleton Kjar

Artist: Combined Primary Children’s Chorus

General Priesthood Meeting(Return to top) Download Stream Online

Joseph Smith’s First Prayer

Words: George A. Manwaring

Music: Sylvanus Billings Pond

Artist: Aaronic Priesthood choir

I Know That My Redeemer Lives

Words: Samuel Medley

Music: Lewis D. Edwards

Artist: Aaronic Priesthood choir

Israel, Israel, God Is Calling (Congregational)

Words: Richard Smyth

Music: Charles C. Converse

Artist: Aaronic Priesthood choir

Abide With Me

Words: Henry F. Lyte

Music: William H. Monk

Artist: Aaronic Priesthood choir

Sunday Morning Session(Return to top) Download Stream Online

Awake, Ye Saints

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Evan Stephens

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Eternal Father

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

The King of Love My Shepherd Is

Words: Henry W. Baker

Music: Alfred Beirly

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Thy Will Be Done

Words: Charlotte Elliott

Music: A. H. D. Troyte

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

An Angel from on High

Words: Parley P. Pratt

Music: John E. Tullidge

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Come, O Thou King of Kings (Congregational)

Words: Parley P. Pratt

Music: Anon.

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Reverently and Meekly Now

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

The 148th Psalm

Words: Gustav Holst

Music: Gustav Holst; L. Bourgeois

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Sunday Afternoon Session(Return to top) Download Stream Online

Our God Is a God of Love

Words: Delbert L. Stapley

Music: Robert Cundick

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

What Was Witnessed in the Heavens

Words: John S. Davis

Music: Evan Stephens

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

Come, Come Ye Saints (Congregational)

Words: William Clayton

Music: English folk song

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir

The Link Divine

Artist: Salt Lake Tabernacle Choir