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The Cricket & Seagull: 'Be Still,' a new collection of hymns from William Joseph

Published: Saturday, Aug. 29 2015 3:52 p.m. MDT

Pianist William Joseph. (R Legacy Entertainment) Pianist William Joseph. (R Legacy Entertainment)

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LDS pianist William Joseph is known for being a protegé of super-producer David Foster, and his first two albums have wowed listeners and audiences alike with virtuosic performances. Now his new release, "Be Still," features an entirely different approach.

Filled with thoughtful, liquid-sounding piano and joined at times by cello and violin, "Be Still" is a collection of reverent interpretations of favorite hymns with two original pieces which match the mood of the project. In this audio interview you'll hear samples of the music and William's thoughts on choosing and arranging the pieces.

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Playlist:

Cover of "Be Still," the new album of hymns from William Joseph. (R Legacy Entertainment) Cover of "Be Still," the new album of hymns from William Joseph. (R Legacy Entertainment)

Come Thou Fount

Jesus, Once of Humble Birth

Be Still, My Soul

A New Day

I Know That My Redeemer Lives

With Royal Praise

God Be With You / He Is Risen

Nearer, My God, to Thee

How Great Thou Art

Silent Night

I Rest in You

Amazing Grace

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