On Praying Ground

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On Praying Ground
Studio album by Doc Watson
Released 1990
Recorded The Sound Shop, Nashville, TN
Genre Folk, gospel
Length 37:17
Label Sugar Hill
Producer T. Michael Coleman
Doc Watson chronology
Portrait
(1987)
On Praying Ground
(1990)
Songs for Little Pickers
(1990)

On Praying Ground is the title of a recording by American folk music artist Doc Watson, released in 1990.

At the Grammy Awards of 1991, On Praying Ground won the Grammy Award for Best Traditional Folk Album.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "You Must Come in at the Door" (Sunny Skylar, Doc Watson) – 2:15
  2. "Precious Lord" (Daniels, Jones) – 3:30
  3. "On Praying Ground" (Traditional) – 2:25
  4. "I'll Live On" (T.J. Laney) – 2:34
  5. "Gathering Buds" (James Rowe, James Vaughan) – 2:56
  6. "Beautiful Golden Somewhere" (L. H. Parthemore) – 3:14
  7. "I'm Gonna Lay My Burdens Down" (Traditional) – 3:38
  8. "We'll Work 'Til Jesus Comes" (William Miller, Elizabeth Mills) – 2:43
  9. "The Ninety & Nine" (Elizabeth Clephane, Ira Sankey) – 2:31
  10. "Farther Along" (Rev. W. B. Stevens) – 4:15
  11. "Christmas Lullaby" (Traditional) – 2:04
  12. "Did Christ O'Er Sinners Weep" (Benjamin Beddome) – 2:12
  13. "Uncloudy Day" (Josiah K. Alwood) – 3:00

Personnel[edit]

  • Doc Watson – guitar, banjo, harmonica, vocals
  • T. Michael Coleman – bass, harmony vocals
  • Sam Bush – mandolin
  • Jerry Douglas – dobro
  • Alan O'Bryant – guitar, harmony vocals
  • Jack Lawrence – guitar
  • Roland White – guitar, harmony vocals
  • Stuart Duncan – fiddle, mandolin, guitar, harmony vocals
  • Roy "Junior" Huskey – bass

Production notes

  • Produced by T. Michael Coleman
  • Engineered by Bill Vorn Dick
  • Mastered by James Lloyd
  • Photography by Will & Deni McIntyre

References[edit]

  1. ^ Humphrey, Mark A. "On Praying Ground > Review". Allmusic. Retrieved July 2, 2011. 

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