Water Song

by John W. Snyder

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King Jesus lit de candle by de waterside.
To see de little chil’en when dey truly baptize.
Honor, honor unto de Dyin’ Lamb

Oh, run along chil’en an’ be baptize,
Mighty pretty meetin’ by de waterside.
Honor, honor unto de Dyin’ Lamb

I prayed all day, I prayed all night,
My head got sprinkled with de midnight dew.
Honor, honor unto de Dyin’ Lamb


released April 16, 2017
traditional spiritual

arranging & producing - John W. Snyder
sopranos - Holly Sedillos & Jennifer Rossetti
violin 1 & 2 - Megan Shung Smith
guitars & mandolins - Paul Salerno
piano strumming & washboard - John W. Snyder

mix - Brian Warwick
master - Thomas Dimuzio

additional vocal engineering - Lane Banning (Moon Lab Studios)
piano engineer - Steve Kaplan



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