September 16, 2018

A birthday, a reflection, and a roadmap

Last week marks five years that Grace Music has been providing free online resources for local church music ministry. In the past year, nearly 50,000 lead sheets, orchestrations, and other resources have been downloaded from the site. It’s been encouraging to hear from churches who […]
September 6, 2018

New Congregational Resources

Here are some new congregational resources posted on Grace Music this week: All Praise to Him From the Sovereign Grace album Prayers of the Saints. Lead sheet, choral-piano score, and chamber orchestration   A Mighty Fortress Updated score and a new demo recording   There Is […]
September 5, 2018

“Christ the Lord is Risen Today”: orchestra, choir, rhythm band

Here’s a triumphant new congregational setting of “Christ the Lord Is Risen Today” in 12/8, scored for full orchestra, SATB divisi choir, piano, and optional rhythm band. The arrangement can be performed without rhythm band, without choral parts, or with just the piano and rhythm. […]
September 3, 2018

New orchestration: “All Creatures of Our God and King”

Here’s a new orchestration of “All Creatures of Our God and King” for congregational use. The arrangement is in a driving 4/4, and works well with rhythm band, although it can be performed with just piano and orchestra, or piano and strings, or piano and […]
August 28, 2018

“O Lord, My Rock and My Redeemer”: full orchestration

Here’s a new, full orchestration for the Sovereign Grace song “O Lord, My Rock and My Redeemer.” It’s an expanded version of the previous arrangement for strings only, the product of a collaboration between three arrangers. You can download the orchestration and listen to a […]
August 24, 2018

Two congregational arrangements

Here are two new arrangements for congregational use, both Sovereign Grace songs. The piano parts are transcribed from a live performance, so they’re a little more rhythmically complex. I’ve included audio demos of them, which may be helpful.   Glorious and Mighty (rhythm, piano, strings, […]