:: Title :: Take The Last View This Morning / Forever With The Lord
:: Genre :: hymn, religious song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Mackenze, Emperor [vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Long Cay (South Andros Island), Bahamas (unspecified) (Bahamas, The)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Caribbean, Afro-Caribbean, Bahamian
:: Session :: Bahamas 8/79
:: Date :: 10/30/1979
:: Reference Information :: T9096.0, Track 4 (00:03:28)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Songs performed by and interviews with Emperor Mackenze and two unidentified Bahamian men.
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - "Take The Last View This Morning" and "Forever with the Lord" are sung at a Bahamian funeral before the body is taken to the graveyard.
0 - Forever With The Lord is a traditional hymn written by James Montgomery, 1835. This song is sung at a Bahamian burial before the body is put in the ground.
:: Collection :: Miscellaneous Recordings 1950-1990

 

 

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