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Christ, Our Hope
Christ, Our Hope
Carl Strommen
SATB Voices with Keyboard
Originally commissioned to honor the President of a Christian school, Christ Our Hope is based on the powerful text from Jeremiah 17: “Blessed is the man who trusts in the Lord and whose hope is in the Lord.” Highly descriptive and inspiring, this poignant SATB accompanied anthem by Carl Strommen serves as a guide for Christian living.

Junior High and above. Duration: 4:20

CM9319 • $1.95   

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A Cradle Song
A Cradle Song
Kentucky Carol, arranged by Vicki Tucker Courtney
SATB Voices with Keyboard & Optional Flute and Guitar
Courtney’s accompanied SATB arrangement with optional flute and guitar is based on a Kentucky Christmas carol tune. Folk-like in nature, the haunting minor melody, sung first by the women, then by the men, precedes the elegant, lovely response by the full choir.

Junior High and above. Duration: 2:08

CM9317 • $1.80   

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For All the Saints
For All the Saints
Ralph Vaughan Williams, arranged by Ken Berg
SATB Voices and Descant with Keyboard
For All the Saints is a festival anthem for general use throughout the year as well as for specific use in conjunction with All Saints' Day. (Nov. 1, or the Sunday immediately following). For All the Saints has an accessible accompaniment with appropriate modifications for any of the following instruments or combinations of them: piano, organ, or piano, 4 hands. It consists of a men’s verse, a women’s verse, and a combined verse. The ending can move easily into the Doxology, when appropriate.

Junior High and above. Duration: 4:29

CM9318 • $1.95   

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It Happened on a Winter Night
It Happened on a Winter Night
Arranged by Russell Robinson
SATB Voices with Keyboard
This fresh arrangement for church choirs by Russell Robinson combines It Came Upon a Midnight Clear with new lyrics by Linda Marcus, coupled with a refreshing countermelody to the timeless Christmas classic. Easy to sing, rehearse and perform, It Happened on a Winter Night is a "must sing" for the Christmas season.

Junior High and above. Duration: 2:54

CM9316 • $1.80   

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Jacob's Ladder
Jacob's Ladder
Traditional Spiritual, arranged by Glenda E. Franklin
SATB Voices with Keyboard
Often used as a Sunday school song, this traditional accompanied SATB arrangement of the well-known spiritual features a flowing piano accompaniment throughout the introduction leading into an energetic presentation of the piece. The men’s voices have an opportunity to shine during their syncopated duet section. Pitches are easily accessible for all voices, making this piece work equally well for either church or school choirs.

Junior High and above. Duration: 1:47

CM9322 • $1.80   

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In His Hand

In His Hand
Seven Spirituals
Arranged by Margaret Bonds
Voice and Piano

Theodore Presser Company
451-40015 — $12.95

Includes:
Go Tell It On the Mountain
Ezek'el Saw the Wheel
Didn't It Rain!
Hold On
Joshua Fit da Battle of Jericho
I Got a Home in That Rock
He's Got the Whole World in His Hand
A frequent collaborator with poet Langston Hughes and one of the first black women to break into the world of classical composition and performance, Margaret Bonds studied with Roy Harris at Juilliard and worked as a composer and educator until her unexpected death in 1972. Theodore Presser Company is honored to present In His Hand, a collection of Bonds’ arrangements of well-known spirituals, especially featuring the version of He’s Got the Whole World in His Hand that pioneering black American opera soprano Leontyne Price was fond of singing at her orchestra concerts in the 1950s and 1960s.

Let the Heavens Rejoice
Let the Heavens Rejoice
Janet Whitcomb Pummill
SATB Voices with Keyboard and Optional Handbells
American composer Janet Whitcomb Pummill has written a joyous and uplifting anthem centered around a setting of "His Eye is on the Sparrow" which can be sung by a youth or children's choir antiphonally. The score can be accompanied by piano or organ with optional 3 or 4 octave handbells printed in the score. Based on Psalms 95, 96, 105 and Isaiah 55, this work would be appropriate for festival concerts or celebrative worship services, weddings or memorial services.

Junior High and above. Duration: 4:20

CM9320 • $1.95   

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Lord Jesus Walk with Me
Lord Jesus Walk with Me
David Lantz III
SATB Voices with Soprano Solo and Keyboard
Lord Jesus Walk with Me is a thoughtful meditation on the desire to walk with Christ both in His suffering and in His strength. This SATB arrangement / anthem is appropriate for any time of reflection and prayer in general worship, but particularly effective at the celebration of the Lord’s Supper or during the Lenten season.

Junior High and above. Duration: 2:55

CM9321 • $1.80   

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O How I Love Jesus
O How I Love Jesus
19th Century American Hymn tune, arranged by Russell Robinson
SATB Voices with Keyboard
Russell Robinson’s accessible gospel arrangement of Frederick Whitfield’s timeless classic for church choirs is sure to inspire choirs and congregations. Add a piano part written with a gospel flair, and you’ve got a joyful noise for your Sunday service.

Junior High and above. Duration: 2:54

CM9324 • $1.80   

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Prepare!Prepare!
An Ecumenical Music and Worship Planner 2013 - 2014
By David L. Bone and
Mary J. Scifres

Prepare! is an all-in-one resource that helps both the music director and pastor plan the worship services for each Sunday and holy day of the year. The 2013–2014 edition of Prepare! is lectionary-based, with a calendar format that helps plan the entire choir year from September through August. Also included are reproducible worship planning forms, suggestions for prayers, solos, anthems, visuals, and much more. Finally, Prepare! contains the complete lectionary text for Old Testament, Psalm, Epistle, and Gospel readings.

Abingdon Press
777-40117 – $22.99

The UMC Music and Worship PlannerThe United Methodist Music & Worship Planner 2013 - 2014
By David L. Bone and
Mary J. Scifres

Abingdon Press offers The United Methodist Music & Worship Planner, a version of Prepare! tailored specifically to pastors and music directors in the United Methodist Church. It is an all-in-one resource that helps both the music director and pastor plan the worship services for each Sunday and holy day of the year, with a calendar format that helps plan the entire choir year from September through August. Also included are reproducible worship planning forms, suggestions for prayers, solos, anthems, visuals, and much more.

Abingdon Press
777-40118 – $22.99


A Season of Love
A Season of Love
John Yarrington
SATB Voices with Keyboard
Yarrington has written a simple, direct setting of Psalm 121 for SATB choir and organ. The wonderfully shaped unison vocal melodies are contrasted by ornate chordal responses reflecting on Christian living, sure to resonate with choristers and congregants alike.

Junior High and above. Duration: 4:34

CM9323 • $1.95   

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Sleep, Holy Babe
Sleep, Holy Babe
John B. Dykes, arranged and adapted by Ruth Elaine Schram
SATB Voices with Keyboard & Optional Flute and Glockenspiel
Based upon a relatively unknown carol, this lovely arrangement incorporates portions of the beloved "Still, Still, Still," which is always a favorite at Christmas time. Ruthie's sensitive and accessible setting with its unexpected chord structure will be warmly received in either a church or school setting, and is perfectly suitable for a winter concert or Christmas Eve service. With limited range SATB voicing, Sleep Holy Babe is accompanied by piano and optional flute and glockenspiel.

Junior High and above. Duration: 3:05

CM9314 • $1.95   

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Teach Me, O Lord
Teach Me, O Lord
Dave Perry & Jean Perry
SATB Voices with Keyboard
Inspired by Psalm 119: 33-40, Teach Me, O Lord rejoices in our fellowship with God from the opening meditative unison in the treble voices to the celebratory “alleluia”!

Junior High and above. Duration: 3:36

CM9325 • $1.95   

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Walk Forth Securely
Walk Forth Securely (Gradiaris Secura)
Michael John Trotta
SATB Voices with Keyboard and Optional Oboe
The opening oboe and keyboard duet opening foreshadow themes of “Walk forth securely” and “Never abandon,” echoed by the voices later in the work. The inclusion of macaronic text (optional Latin in the chorus) speaks to the timelessness of the message while honoring the memory of the female Medieval poet Claire of Assisi.

Junior High and above. Duration: 3:55

CM9315 • $1.95   

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