Category: Christian Music

  • Best Christmas Songs Ever: E-Z Play Today Volume 215 (E-Z by Hal Leonard

    By Hal Leonard

    (E-Z Play Today). A valuable choice of seventy nine songs in our recognized easy-to-play notation! contains: Christmas * The Christmas track * Frosty the Snow guy * Grandma bought Run Over by means of a Reindeer * A Holly Jolly Christmas * I observed Mommy Kissing Santa Claus * i will be domestic for Christmas * Jingle-Bell Rock * enable It Snow! enable It Snow! permit It Snow! * Nuttin' for Christmas * Please Come domestic for Christmas * Silver Bells * White Christmas * more!
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  • The Story of Boogie-Woogie: A Left Hand Like God by Peter J. Silvester

    By Peter J. Silvester

    the tale of Boogie-Woogie: A Left Hand Like God examines the socio-historical historical past of the boogie-woogie piano variety, from its early appearances within the barrelhouses of lumber, turpentine, and railroad camps within the southern usa, to its emergence at hire events in Chicago and St. Louis, to its upward thrust as a well-liked kind of song within the nightclubs of recent York, to its prestige as a global craze in the course of international battle II. during this more desirable revision of A Left Hand Like God, Peter J. Silvester provides a entire heritage of boogie-woogie, describing the style's visual appeal and improvement, its offshoots, and the pianists who made it well-known, and learning its effect on rhythm and blues, city blues, and massive band swing, resulting in the eventual revival of 'classical' boogie-woogie in concert events and gala's. Silvester discusses major ecu and American pianists of boogie-woogie all through background, offering biographical information regarding their lifestyles kinds and musical impacts and supplying an research in their very important recordings. The booklet additionally contains a new bankruptcy at the contribution of nationwide and self sufficient checklist businesses to the recording of boogie-woogie track. an intensive bibliography and a last appendix supplying some of the bass styles universal in boogie-woogie make this a invaluable reference.
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  • The Jesus Road: Kiowas, Christianity, and Indian Hymns: by Luke Eric Lassiter

    By Luke Eric Lassiter

    In this hugely unique and relocating quantity, an anthropologist, a historian, and a local singer come jointly to bare the non-public and cultural strength of Christian religion between the Kiowas of southwestern Oklahoma and to teach how Christian contributors of the Kiowa group have creatively embraced hymns and made them their own.

    Kiowas perform a distinct expression of Christianity, a mixing that started with the coming of missionaries at the Kiowa-Comanche-Apache Reservation within the 1870s. In those pages, historian Clyde Ellis bargains a compelling examine the best way many Kiowas grew to become Christian during the last century and feature woven that religion into their identification. the non-public and cultural value of conventional songs and their shut connection to the facility of hymns is then illuminated by way of anthropologist Luke Eric Lassiter. Like conventional Kiowa songs, Christian hymns aid restoration and minister to the neighborhood; additionally they should be hugely individualistic due to the fact many are composed and shared through church participants themselves at assorted instances of their lives. within the ultimate part of the booklet Kiowa singer Ralph Kotay tells of the non-public which means and price of the hymns and of the Christian religion in general.

    This striking, delicate booklet makes a huge contribution to our figuring out of the complexity of local lives this day and gives a refined but penetrating examine the legacy of Christianity between local peoples.

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  • Johann Rist / Martin Coler, Neue Hochheilige by Johann Anselm Steiger,Oliver Huck,Esteban Hernández Castelló

    By Johann Anselm Steiger,Oliver Huck,Esteban Hernández Castelló

    Die ‚Passions-Andachten‘ dürfen als herausragendes Zeugnis lutherisch-barocker Glaubens-, Meditations- und Musikkultur gelten. Das hier erstmals historisch-kritisch edierte Werk enthält neben forty seven Passionsliedern zwei ausführliche Vorreden Rists sowie zahlreiche sog. Ehrenschriften, die das äußerst dichte Kommunikationsnetzwerk des Dichters zutage treten lassen.
    Die Quellentexte werden durch einen textkritischen Apparat und einen reichhaltigen Stellenkommentar (Nachweis von Traditionsgut, Klärung prosopographischer, bibliographischer und historischer Sachverhalte) sowie durch editorische Berichte, Nachworte und sign in präzise erschlossen. Neben den Kompositionen Martin Colers werden in einem Anhang die früheren, 1648 publizierten 19 Lieder aus der Feder Hinrich Papes sowie die trotz des Verlustes des Drucks von 1661 teilweise sekundär überlieferten geistlichen Lieder Colers aus den Rist gewidmeten ‚Opfern, die GOtt gefallen‘ von Brandanus Langejanus mitgeteilt.
    Die version ist geeignet, unerwartete Einblicke in die Theologie-, Literatur- und Musikgeschichte der Barockzeit zu gewähren.

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  • Sunday Morning Organist, Volume 4, Introductions to Hymns by Rebecca K. Owens,Mark Thewes,Jerry Westenkuehler

    By Rebecca K. Owens,Mark Thewes,Jerry Westenkuehler

    This version of the Sunday Morning Organ Companion beneficial properties forty five specific introductions for commonly used hymns and carols. 3 skilled organ arrangers---Rebecca Kleintop Owens, Mark Thewes and Jerry Westenkuehler---have mixed their abilities to supply brand new church organist with leading edge preparations in various musical kinds. those artistic introductions will motivate the participants of your congregation to go into into making a song with self assurance and exuberance.

    * All Creatures of Our God and King
    * All Glory, Laud, and Honor
    * All Hail the facility of Jesus' identify
    * Angels from the geographical regions of Glory
    * Angels we have now Heard on excessive
    * Christ for the realm We Sing
    * Christ the Lord Is Risen this day
    * Come, Thou Almighty King
    * Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus
    * Crown Him with Many Crowns
    * the 1st Noel
    * For the great thing about the Earth
    * pass, inform It at the Mountain
    * The God of Abraham compliment
    * God of Grace and God of Glory
    * stable Christian pals, have a good time
    * Hark! the bring in Angels Sing
    * Holy, Holy, Holy! Lord God Almighty
    * How company a starting place
    * Immortal, Invisible, God basically clever
    * It stumbled on the middle of the night transparent
    * Jesus Shall Reign
    * pleased, cheerful, we love Thee
    * pleasure to the area!
    * Lead on, O King everlasting
    * allow us to holiday Bread jointly
    * elevate excessive the move
    * Love Divine, All Loves Excelling
    * A strong fort Is Our God
    * My nation, 'Tis of Thee
    * O Come, All Ye devoted
    * O for one thousand Tongues to Sing
    * O Little city of Bethlehem
    * as soon as in Royal David's urban
    * O Worship the King
    * compliment, My Soul, the King of Heaven
    * compliment to the Lord, the Almighty
    * have a good time, Ye natural in middle
    * Silent evening Holy evening
    * Sing compliment to God Who Reigns Above
    * Sing We Now of Christmas
    * We 3 Kings of Orient Are
    * What baby is that this?
    * while in Our song God Is Glorified
    * whilst Morning Gilds the Skies
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  • Sunday Morning Organist, Volume 3, Hymn Accompaniments and by Daniel E. Gawthrop,Roy Brunner

    By Daniel E. Gawthrop,Roy Brunner

    This distinctive Accompaniment version of the Sunday Morning Organist beneficial properties 39 accompaniments for traditional Christian hymns. lots of those famous melodies are reharmonized, giving them clean sounds and including a brand new measurement on your congregational making a song. different good points comprise a few not obligatory descants for solo tools, interludes and ideas for modulations making this assortment a great addition in your accompaniment repertoire.

    * Abide with Me
    * All Creatures of Our God and King
    * All Glory, Laud and Honor
    * striking Grace
    * Be Thou My imaginative and prescient
    * Christ the Lord Is Risen this day
    * Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus
    * Come Christians, subscribe to to Sing
    * Fairest Lord Jesus
    * excellent issues of Thee Are Spoken
    * The God of Abraham compliment
    * God of Our Fathers
    * consultant Me, O Thou nice Jehovah
    * Holy God, We compliment Thy identify
    * How enterprise a starting place
    * i admire Thy country, Lord
    * Immortal, Invisible, God in simple terms clever
    * Jesus Shall Reign
    * carry Up Your Heads, Ye strong Gates!
    * Lord, brush aside Us with Thy Blessing
    * The Lord’s My Shepherd, I’ll now not wish
    * Love Divine, All Loves Excelling
    * My nation, 'Tis of Thee
    * Now Thank all of us Our God
    * O for 1000 Tongues to Sing
    * O Little city of Bethlehem
    * as soon as in Royal David’s urban
    * Open Now Thy Gates of good looks
    * O Worship the King
    * compliment, My Soul, the King of Heaven
    * compliment the Lord! Ye Heavens Adore Him
    * compliment to the Lord, the Almighty
    * Silent evening! Holy evening!
    * Sing compliment to God Who Reigns Above
    * The Strife Is O’er, the conflict performed
    * We assemble jointly
    * while I Survey the Wondrous move
    * whilst Morning Gilds the Skies
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  • So You Want to Sing Sacred Music: A Guide for Performers by Matthew Hoch

    By Matthew Hoch

    Sacred tune traditions range profoundly from one faith to the following. Even in the Christian religion, you will pay attention a large choice of track between and inside various denominations. Catholics, mainline Protestants, and Evangelicals have all constructed distinct traditions. many folks aren't uncovered to a number of religion reviews of their upbringings, which may make exploring an unusual sacred tune kind difficult. due to this, singers and lecturers usually come across non secular making a song types to which they've got no longer but been exposed.

    So you need to Sing Sacred Music, multiple contributors supply a wide review of sacred making a song within the Judeo-Christian culture. Evan Kent, Anthony Ruff, Matthew Hoch, and Sharon L. Radionoff proportion their services on themes as assorted as Jewish cantorial song, Gregorian chant, post-Vatican II Catholic track, choral traditions, and modern Christian tune. This plethora of types represents the most typical traditions encountered via beginner and rising expert singers while exploring sacred functionality possibilities. In each one bankruptcy, participants think about liturgical origins, musical features, education necessities, repertoire, and assets for every of those traditions. The writers—all specialist singers and academics with wealthy event making a song those styles—also speak about vocal method because it pertains to each one kind. members additionally provide specialist suggestion for singers looking paintings inside of each one tradition’s institutional settings, surveying the abilities wanted whereas supplying useful suggestion for auditioning and acting effectively on this planet of sacred track.

    So you need to Sing Sacred song is a important source for any singer seeking to upload sacred functionality to their portfolio or looking possibilities and employment the place sacred tune is practiced and played. extra chapters by means of Scott McCoy, Wendy LeBorgne, and Matthew Edwards deal with common questions of voice technology and pedagogy, vocal health and wellbeing, and audio enhancement technology.

    The so that you are looking to Sing series
    is produced in partnership with the nationwide organization of lecturers of Singing. Like all books within the sequence, So you need to Sing Sacred Music positive aspects on-line supplemental fabric at the NATS site. Please stopover at to entry style-specific workouts, audio and video records, and extra resources.
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  • Carols with Classics: 10 Early Advanced Arrangements by Tom Fettke

    By Tom Fettke

    In Carols with Classics, Tom Fettke skillfully merges liked Christmas carols with favourite classical works via grasp composers.

    *Away in a Manger with Brahms' Lullaby (Wiegenlied: Guten Abend, gute Nacht)
    *It came across the middle of the night transparent with Liebesträume
    *Joy to the realm with Hallelujah refrain (from Messiah)
    *O Come, All Ye trustworthy with Cantique de Jean Racine
    *O Come, O Come Emmanuel with Moonlight Sonata
    *Silent evening with Clair de lune
    *Sussex Carol with Waltz of the Flowers
    *Thou Didst go away Thy Throne with Andante Cantabile (from Symphony No. 5)
    *We 3 Kings of Orient Are with Für Elise
    *What baby is that this? with Gymnopédie No. 1.
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  • 10 Things Every Christian Hip Hop Artist Should Know by Brinson W.

    By Brinson W.

    despite your strong point within the tune undefined, this e-book is an essential source. Readers new to the company of Christian hip hop and professional ministry execs alike will locate Brinson’s guide to be a pragmatic consultant for navigating the advanced global of track and ministry. this article is perfect for introducing techniques comparable to an creation to Christian hip hop, normal tune enterprise, in addition to extra concentrated strategies at the center of ministry. 10 issues each Christian Hip Hop Artist should still be aware of comprises insurance of key themes akin to selling on-line, advertising, developing a number of source of revenue streams, and the entrepreneurial attitude required for fulfillment. Uniquely, it additionally offers course on carrying out enterprise with no compromising the Gospel and prayers aimed toward guarding your middle whereas in track ministry.
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  • Hallelujah – The story of a musical genius and the city that by Jonathan Bardon

    By Jonathan Bardon

    18 November, 1741. George Frideric Handel, one of many world’s maximum composers, arrives in Dublin – the second one urban of the Empire – to organize his masterpiece, Messiah, for its maiden functionality the next spring …

    In Hallelujah, Jonathan Bardon, one in every of Ireland’s best historians, explores the awesome situations surrounding the 1st functionality of Handel’s now iconic oratorio in Dublin, delivering a wide ranging view of a urban in flux – instantaneously suffering to include the chaos unleashed via the catastrophic famine of the previous yr whereas striving to turn into a colourful centre of ecu tradition and commerce.

    Brimming with drama, interest and intrigue, and populated by way of an unforgettable forged of characters, Hallelujah tells of the way one charitable functionality wove itself into the material of Ireland’s capital, altering the process musical background and the lives of these who known as the town home.

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