- We've Come This Far by Faith
- The Wicked Shall Cease from Troubling/We're Marching to Zion
- Workin' on a Building/Jesus Is Real to Me
- Talk: Ronzel Pretlow Introduction
- It Overflows!
- Talk: Shirley Caesar Introduction
- (I'll Say) Yes, Lord, Yes/Have Thine Own Way, Lord/Yes
- I Won't Be Back (Sweepin' Through the City)
- It Took a Miracle
- Talk: "Just Over 90 Years Ago..."
- Let It Breathe on Me
- Too Close to Heaven/I've Got It
- Is Your All on the Altar?
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Although this powerful gospel concert -- recorded in April 2001 -- is billed as a choir project featuring the intensely spirit-filled Pearson, there's an unbilled sweet surprise for those who listen down a few tracks. "(I'll Say) Yes, Lord, Yes/Have Thine Own Way" and "I Won't Be Back (Sweepin' Through the City)" are led by First Lady of Gospel Music Shirley Caesar. The first is a fiery duet with Pearson, highlighted by Caesar doing increasingly wild call and responses with the choir. The second is a crazy toe-tapper, with both Caesar and the choir making percussive vocal statements above the rolling organ. The choir functions as an echo for Caesar's guttural reach. Aside from those tracks, the show succeeds because it draws upon classic gospel tunes that are not tired and overplayed, like "Workin' on a Building/Jesus Is Real to Me" and the passionate ballad "It Took a Miracle." Vocalist LaShun Page is a definite solo vocal find, giving the finale, "Is Your All on the Altar?," a powerful thrust. The numerous spoken word passages/introductions, which were no doubt inspirational onstage but interfere with the musical enjoyment off, are the only drawback for the home listener.
Performance CreditsCarlton Pearson Primary Artist
Shirley Caesar Track Performer
Jimmy Neuble Bass
Michael Neuble Drums
LaShun Pace Track Performer
Gene Martin Track Performer
Technical CreditsDan Cleary Producer
Carlton Pearson Arranger,Liner Notes
Alvin Fruga Director
Marvie Wright Executive Producer
Eric Wyse Executive Producer
Anderson Thomas Art Direction
Tim Powell Engineer
Demetrus Alexander Stewart Executive Producer