Pioneer Sesquicentennial Spectacular

Pioneer Sesquicentennial Spectacular: Faith in Every Footstep, 1847–1997

Pioneer Sesquicentennial Spectacular, English.
BYU Cougar Stadium; Provo, Utah, USA. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
1997. 20 songs.

Musical production commemorating the arrival of the Latter-day Saint pioneers in the Salt Lake Valley.


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List of songs
Songs (Return to top)
1.
Songs of Celebration (Overture)

Full credits not available

Instrumental

2.
We Thank Thee, O God, for a Prophet

Artist: Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square; Mormon Youth Chorus and Symphony; Utah Valley Children’s Concert Choir

Words: William Fowler

Music: Caroline E. Sheridan Norton

Arr.: Merrill Jenson

Other versions of this song:
We Thank Thee, O God, for a Prophet

3.
Celebrate the Mormon Pioneers

Artist: Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square; Mormon Youth Chorus and Symphony; Utah Valley Family Choir; Young Ambassadors Alumni

Words: Randy Boothe; Ron Simpson

Music: Randy Boothe; Ron Simpson

Arr.: Merrill Jenson

Other versions of this song:
Celebrate the Mormon Pioneers

4.
The Spirit of God

Artist: Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: English melody

Arr.: Mack Wilberg

Other versions of this song:
The Spirit of God

5.
High on the Mountain Top

Artist: Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

Words: Joel H. Johnson

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

Arr.: Robert Cundick

Other versions of this song:
High on the Mountain Top

6.
From Cumorah’s Hill

Artist: Mormon Youth Chorus

Words: Steven Kapp Perry

Music: Steven Kapp Perry

Arr.: Greg Hansen

Other versions of this song:
From Cumorah’s Hill

7.
Children of the Wind

Artist: George Dyer; Emily Castleton

Words: Stephen Schwartz

Music: Charles Strouse

Arr.: Arlen Card

Other versions of this song:
Children of the Wind

8.
Thirty Days

Artist: George Dyer; Emily Castleton; Company

Words: Steven Kapp Perry

Music: Steven Kapp Perry

Arr.: Tyler Castleton

Other versions of this song:
Thirty Days

9.
Pioneer Portrait (Preparation for the Trek)

Artist: Merrill Jenson

Words: N/A

Music: Merrill Jenson

Instrumental

10.
Rocking Chair Lullaby

Artist: Candese Marchese Alexander

Words: Steven Kapp Perry

Music: Steven Kapp Perry

Arr.: Tyler Castleton

Other versions of this song:
Rocking Chair Lullaby

11.
Pioneer Portrait (Crossing the Plains)

Artist: Merrill Jenson

Words: N/A

Music: Merrill Jenson

Instrumental

12.
Rocking Chair Lullaby (Reprise)

Artist: Candese Marchese Alexander

Words: Steven Kapp Perry

Music: Steven Kapp Perry

Arr.: Tyler Castleton

Other versions of this song:
Rocking Chair Lullaby

13.
Lead, Kindly Light

Artist: George Dyer; Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

Words: John Henry Newman

Music: John B. Dykes

Other versions of this song:
Lead, Kindly Light

14.
This Is the Place

Artist: George Dyer; Candese Marchese Alexander; Company

Words: Kurt Bestor; Sam Cardon

Music: Kurt Bestor; Sam Cardon

Other versions of this song:
This Is the Place

15.
Come, Come, Ye Saints

Artist: Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square; Mormon Youth Chorus and Symphony; Company

Words: William Clayton

Music: English folk song

Arr.: Kurt Bestor

Other versions of this song:
Come, Come, Ye Saints

16.
Celebration of Nations

Artist: BYU Folk Dancers Alumni; Living Legends Alumni

Words: N/A

Music: Kurt Bestor

Instrumental

17.
Light on a Distant Hill

Artist: Mormon Youth Chorus; Utah Valley Family Choir

Words: Michael McLean

Music: Michael McLean

Arr.: Sam Cardon

Other versions of this song:
Light on a Distant Hill

18.
I Am a Child of God

Artist: Nathan Wright; Utah Valley Children’s Concert Choir; Young Ambassadors Alumni

Words: Naomi W. Randall

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

Arr.: Ron Simpson

Other versions of this song:
I Am a Child of God

19.
Pioneers of the Heart

Artist: Candese Marchese Alexander; Steve Breinholt; Young Ambassadors Alumni

Words: Randy Boothe; Ron Simpson

Music: Randy Boothe; Ron Simpson

Arr.: Tyler Castleton

Other versions of this song:
Pioneers of the Heart

20.
Faith in Every Footstep (Finale)

Artist: Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square; Mormon Youth Chorus and Symphony; Utah Valley Children’s Concert Choir; Missionary Chorus; Company

Words: K. Newell Dayley

Music: K. Newell Dayley

Other versions of this song:
Faith in Every Footstep