This massive collection of piano settings contains 55 settings from 16 composers and is designed to provide the church pianist with a wealth of timeless favorites from the Hope catalog along with some newer contemporary classics. Whatever the occasion, one will be able to choose from an assortment of appropriate settings in a variety of music styles spanning from classical to .... (more)
Larry Shackley's Celtic Hymn Settings for Piano (#8117) is one of the most popular piano collections in our catalog. This new book collects Christmas carols from several countries and centuries, all interpreted with the harmonic and rhythmic colors of Celtic folk music. Some are slow and sweet, while others are lively and dance-like, ensuring that your congregation will experience the many .... (more)
A new collection of Christmas carols arranged as piano duets for two pianists to play on one piano. The arranging is fresh and extremely pleasing for the listener - all in a moderate level of difficulty.
Here are ten settings of popular new hymns and songs from Dan Schutte, Michael Joncas, Sebastian Temple, David Haas, Marty Haugen and others. This collection is based upon liturgical songs from the mass that have transcended denominational lines and religious traditions These beautiful and inspiring songs have made their way into Protestant circles and beyond, blessing countless congregations and parishes around .... (more)
This useful collection of solo piano reflections contains over 30 hymn settings, all carefully chosen with the memorial service in mind. Church pianists will find this spiral-bound, easy-to-use collection to contain a wealth of ecumenically appropriate material for funerals and memorial services. Arrangers include: Joel Raney, Mark Hayes, Lloyd Larson, John Carter and more.
Joel Raney hits the mark with his signature 'jazz-blues style' in this new collection for 4-Hand Piano. Duo-pianists will enjoy the novelty of performing familiar hymns and spirituals at one keyboard with Joel's many colorful harmonic and rhythmic twists. These gospel titles are easily learned and loads of fun to play.
This is a meditative musical tour of the British Isles. Larry Shackley gathers together some of the most memorable hymn tunes from Ireland, Scotland and Wales, and presents them in fresh settings that emphasize their timeless folk-like beauty. Ideal for offertories, communion services. or times of personal reflection, "Celtic Hymn Settings for Piano" will reacquaint you with favorite melodies and introduce .... (more)
Pianists of every type will enjoy investigating these "bluesy licks" which are rarely written out, but are usually left to those who can improvise them. The impact of these great songs is considerably heightened by these powerful new settings.
In the style of his first duo-piano book, Christmas for 4-hand Piano, Joel Raney's latest collection of Classic Hymns provides a wealth of fresh, creative settings for two pianists to share the bench and work together as an ensemble. Joel has arranged many of his own favorite hymns in this collection, all cleverly done in a moderate level of difficulty.
Here are 46 solo piano settings both sacred and secular for the Christmas season. Everything you need in one volume. Arrangements by Jeff Bennett, Cindy Berry, John Carter, Vicki Collinsworth, Craig Curry, Patti Drennan, Mark Kellner, Lloyd Larson, Emily Lund, Mary McDonald, Joel Raney, Jack Schrader, Larry Shackley and Heather Sorenson.
This suite of all familiar Christmas carols for organ and piano is sure to be a crowd-pleaser for performers and audiences. Set in 4 movements: Prophecy in Blue is slow and jazzy; A Merry Tango is playful; The Gospel of Peace is soulful, gospel style; and An Angelic Celebration is a driving, festive toccata. The entire work is 12 minutes long .... (more)
John Carter offers reflective settings on ten well-known Traditional Spirituals. As always with John, these arrangements are creative, full of interest and eminently accessible. Mary Kay Beall offers brief poetic commentary for each spiritual, reflecting on these treasures from our musical heritage. These text passages could be read aloud before the performance or printed in a church bulletin.
This massive anthology represents the last 20 years of John Carter's creative output for solo piano, encompassing useful hymn settings for the entire church year, plus music suitable for weddings. Over 70 titles are included in this beautiful spiral-bound folio - including several brand new arrangements by this extremely popular arranger. A useful Contents page lists each title by category, making .... (more)
In the style of his first two duo-piano books, Christmas for 4-Hand Piano, and Vol. 1 of Classic Hymns, Joel Raney's latest collection provides a wealth of fresh, creative settings for two pianists to share the bench and work together as an ensemble. Joel has arranged six more favorite hymns for this collection, all pleasingly crafted in a moderate level of .... (more)
An extensive collection with preludes, processionals, solos, and recessionals. Includes Bach's Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring; Wagner's Bridal Chorus; Beethoven's Hymn to Joy, as well as The Gift of Love and many others.
For today's weddings, here is a new resource for the pianist and optional instruments, either: flute, violin, oboe, trumpet, clarinet, soprano sax or tenor sax, making it widely useful. From the delicate, original Processional to the dynamic recessional based on Joyful, Joyful, all of the necessary elements for weddings can be found here.
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Joel Raney offers a new collection for solo piano filled with familiar hymns, all in a moderate level of difficulty, and reflective in style. Each hymn setting paints the text, reflecting with grace and beauty, the words and themes of these beloved hymns. These settings are useful for worship by any church pianist, as well as ideal for the advancing piano .... (more)
Designed with the elementary level student in mind, Simply Praise is the first book in a new piano series by Ellen Banks Elwell. With a contents comprised of some of the most popular titles in the contemporary worship scene, this collection offers opportunities for pianists in their early stages of learning to find meaningful expressions of praise! Available with a Demonstration .... (more)
Here are eight gentle piano settings for communion from Joel Raney, all of which include the option of singing on the first verse. Each arrangement begins with an introduction, followed by the tune, in singable form, for optional soloist, choir or congregation. After the singing, the piano solo continues to develop and conclude the arrangement. A part for a vocal soloist .... (more)
The beautiful piano artistry found in Lloyd Larson's newest keyboard collection for weddings provides versatility within lush, contemporary settings. The resources in this collection are appropriate for prelude, processionals, worship music and recessionals, with a wide range of musical styles represented, including several recent contemporary Christian songs, as well as historic hymns.
Here are 12 favorite Christian contemporary songs arranged for for first year piano student. This excellent teaching resource is the first book in Ellen's popular series which now includes Beginner Praise II, Beginner Praise III, and Piano Praise. All the books include the words to the songs.
This is John Carter's seventh keyboard collection. Included are favorites such as On Eagle's Wings; the Gift of Love; Hymn of Promise; How Great Thou Art; Thy Word; Like the Murmur of the Dove's Song (BRIDEGROOM) and many others.
This collection contains 11 arrangements of familiar carols. A variety of styles are represented including classical, jazz and contemporary, all combined to create a fresh image to these carols. These arrangements are in a moderately difficult level and a listening CD is also available performed by the arranger.
This new collection contains ten beloved hymns arranged for piano by Joel Raney. The tunes are drawn from a variety of sources, while the arranging is rooted in "americana" style and content. Moderately difficult.