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John Ylvisaker

liturgical songwriter, recording artist, composer, performer, ethnomusicologist

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Apr '10

About “Borning Cry”

Background on the Composition “I Was There to Hear Your Borning Cry” Prior to the merger of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), the Media Services Center of the American Lutheran Church (ALC) employed John Ylvisaker to write original compositions for its resources. During 1985, the ALC was doing a series on baptism called […]