Easy choir – God Bless Ye

An Easy choir anthem as I forayed into combining choir with bell choir.   Again, as described in the “Easy Choir – And His Name” post below, the objective is for a small church choir to have success in presenting a piece of music in worship.  This piece will demand at least 2 or 3…

Easy Choir – And His Name Was Emmanuel

I have written several choir pieces over the years with a small church choir in mind, for choir members who love to sing, and may or may not have had any formal training or previous large choir experience, the objective being the ability to prepare and perform an anthem and be successful at it!  …

World Mission Sunday, 2012

A 2012  World Mission Sunday sermon (the last Sunday after Epiphany) focused on the Transfiguration and Afterward.   Submitted and posted by Episcopal Digital Network on their “Sermons that Work” series.

Agnus Dei (O Lamb of God) – Eaton

[updated, 7-2016] This piece was written first in 1979 as part of a complete Guitar Eucharist, as commissioned for Church of the Resurrection, Eugene, OR. It was updated in 1985 and used with organ and choir at my ordination to the priesthood. There is a video of its performance at that time. It has been…

Exsultet and other Easter material

Victorious God: The Exsultet in a New Way Doing research on the Exsultet, which I love to sing,  an online article and piece of music popped up, along with a description of the Book of Common Prayer and the printed Exsultet as muse for a new song.  It is written by Glenn Packiam – a…