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Thread #78129   Message #1400575
Posted By: masato sakurai
06-Feb-05 - 08:53 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Add: Help for the Needy (Thomas Dorsey)
Subject: RE: Lyric add: Help For The Needy
The Fairfield Four sang HERE (A Prairie Home Companion, November 15, 2003):
Segment 4

00:50:33 "Help for the Needy (Today)" - The Fairfield Four
This song was written by Thomas Dorsey (copyright 1939). The original title is "Today." The score is in Bernice Johnson Reagon, ed., We'll Understand It Better By and By: Pioneering African American Composers (Smithsonian, 1992, p. 148), and in Great Gospel Songs of Thomas A. Dorsey (Hal Leonard, 1988, pp. 38-39).