Today we learnt of the Promotion to Glory of one of
Salvation Army's greatest composers.
Ray has been a prolific contributor of compositions of all
styles over a very long period. Just a few that come to mind
in no particular order are Air Varie - Go Down Moses, Tone
Poem - Holy War, Daystar, Gone My Care, March - Crown of
Conquest, Suite - Lord of the Sea and so on.
One of my favourites is the simple piece "In Quiet
At this time our thoughts and prayers are with his wife Joy
and daughters Barbara & Rosemary.
If you want to listen again to some of Ray's wonderful music
then click on this link
Ray's Selected Playlist to hear a lot of the music that
he either wrote, arranged or had some involvement with.
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