The Master and the Musician

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The Master and the Musician
Studio album by Phil Keaggy
Released 1978
Recorded June-August 1978
Hedden West Studio
(Shaumberg, Illinois)
Genre Instrumental music, Christian music
Label NewSong
Producer Phil Keaggy
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The Master and the Musician is the title of the first entirely instrumental album by guitarist Phil Keaggy, released in 1978, on NewSong Records. It was later reissued, with a bonus track, on Myrrh Records in 1989.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Phil Keaggy, unless otherwise noted.

Side one[edit]

  1. "Pilgrim's Flight" – 2:22
  2. "Agora (The Marketplace)" – 3:26
  3. "The Castle's Call" – 0:47
  4. "Wedding in the Country Manor" – 3:20
  5. "Suite of Reflections" – 5:45
  6. "Golden Halls" – 5:13
  7. "Mouthpiece" – 1:18
  8. "Follow Me Up" – 4:05
  9. "Jungle Pleasures" – 0:55
  10. "Deep Calls Unto Deep" – 3:52
  11. "Medley: Evensong / Twighlight / Forever Joy" – 7:05
  12. "The High and Exalted One" – 1:48
  13. "Epilogue / Amazing Grace" (bonus track on 1989 reissue) – 8:56


  • Phil Keaggy: classic, electric, and Ebow guitars, bass, ARP bass synthesizer, drums and percussion, voices
  • Bernadette Keaggy: voices
  • Tom Baker: bass on "Agora (The Marketplace)"
  • Nick Kircher: recorders and oboe on "Deep Calls Unto Deep"
  • Philip Kimbrough: recorders on "Medley"
  • Peter Pfiefer: percussion on "Epilogue"
  • Jim Issacs: oboe on "Epilogue"
  • Tom Fryer: keyboards on "Agora", "Suite", "Golden Halls", and "The High and Exalted One"
  • Susan Kircher: flute on "The Castle's Call", and "Wedding in the Country Manor"

Production notes[edit]

  • Produced and arranged by Phil Keaggy
  • Engineered by Mal Davis and Garry Hedden
  • Recorded June-August 1978 at Hedden West Studio, Schaumburg, IL