Your Inspirational Song of the Week
December 4 - December 10, 2018
Joy to the World
Joy to the World
Performed by Julia Wade
Music by Handel, adapted by Lowell Mason
Words by Isaac Watts and the Psalms of David
Produced, Arranged & Orchestrated by Peter Link
Listen to the Music!
This version of Joy to the World, sung by Julia Wade, is an especially ebullient rendition of an already energetic song, with a backing choir providing a vibrant, rhythmic accompaniment. We guarantee that it will bring joy into your day! This unique arrangement will keep your interest with some unexpected twists and turns while still preserving the familiarity of this beloved melody. This is one of fifteen songs on the compilation album Joy to the World, a special Holiday offering of some of the best of Christmas that is sure to spark your memory, touch your heart and bring smiles to your life. This song is originally found on Julia’s album Story for the Ages, a set of beautiful songs reflecting upon the life, times, and teachings of Christ Jesus. This version of Joy to the World also incorporates Peter Link’s song, The Palms, from the same album.
About the Artist
Spanning diverse musical styles, Julia Wade has performed nationally and internationally as a concert artist, as well as in opera, cabaret and musical theatre, including The Rome Opera and Carnegie Hall.
As a recording artist, Julia is truly at home in the studio with no less than 13 solo CDs under her belt . The 13th is her new solo CD, “Sunday Morning,” — an album with 11 gorgeous new solos composed by her producer, Peter Link, for singers to perform in church around the world. The sheet music is available on watchfiremusic.com.
Additionally, there is yet one more CD — Julia’s 14th — that she is currently working on completing as she forges ahead with her long-awaited inspirational album “Certainties,” to be released in 2019.
Find Out More About The Artist and the Music!
"Right to the heart. Just MASTERFUL musicianship. Refined. Pure. Magical." —Julie Gold, Songwriter of From A Distance