The CD "AS THE DEER, (Ps. 42:1) A SPIRITUAL JOURNEY" Piano Music of Faith, Inspiration and Hope is the second in the "Piano Meditation" series performed by pianist William H. Powell. The first CD, "CLAIRE DE LUNE, Piano Music for Meditation, Contemplation and Relaxation" is a collection of piano pieces from the Classical Pianoforte repertory that represents some of the world's most beautiful melodies. "As The Deer" is a compilation of 17 favorite hymn melodies and contemporary Christian songs, including "In His Time" by Diane Ball, "Lord, I Lift Your Name on High" by Rick Founds, and the title song of the CD "As The Deer" written by Martin J. Nystrom and based on Psalm 42, Verse 1,
"As the deer panteth for the water, so my soul longeth after thee"
The CD is dedicated lovingly and with great appreciation to Maurice R. and Theodora T. Rancourt, patrons of the Arts, lovers of Music and devoted supporters of the efforts of William H. Powell.