Another in Lloyd Larson's series of vocal duets, this collection of African-American spirituals is characterized by passionate, warm texts and melodies that have become deeply rooted in America's history for the hope and faith they represent. This collection for two medium voices contains a broad array of styles in ten settings which encourage our spirits in the journey of faith -- featuring well-crafted piano accompaniments of the impassioned melodies. The collection is also available with a CD insert of piano accompaniments.
The perfect piece for the Lenten/Easter season, this uplifting Darlene Zschech song of adoration to the Holy Lamb of God has been given a dynamic and imaginative treatment by Lloyd Larson. A best-seller in SATB is now available in SAB. The rhythm packet contains parts for: piano, electric bass, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, synth strings and drum kit.
Included here are seven settings for the vocal soloist chosen from best-selling Jack Schrader arrangements, with special attention to the supportive and creative nature of the piano accompaniments. There are hymns, spirituals, praise and worship, and contemporary Christian songs including two for Christmas, and the ranges are Medium to Medium-High. The soloist may also utilize the companion CD with orchestral accompaniments.
Based on the original Michael W. Smith Christmas song, this celebratory anthem is teeming with energy and joy. Arranger, Lloyd Larson, blends in "Angels We Have Heard on High" and offers and optional Children's or Unison Choir part providing the opportunity for this to be an intergenerational offering for Christmas worship or concert settings. A best-seller in SATB now available in SAB. The orchestration by Mark Kellner consists of a Conductor's Score and parts for: Flute, Oboe, Clarinet in B-flat, Horn in F, Trumpets I & II in B-flat, Trombones I & II, Percussion, Timpani, Violins I & II, Viola, Cello, and Bass.
This Natalie Sleeth blockbuster takes on fresh appeal in Lloyd Larson's tender ballad-setting which includes strains of "Silent Night" delicately woven into the fabric of Natalie's captivating melody and text. The perfect piece for Christmas Eve or anytime during the Advent/Christmas season. The optional mini-orchestral accompaniment is for flute, clarinet, horn & cello.
Sara Groves William M. Runyan / Words By: Thomas O. Chisholm
This popular new song from Sara Groves combines the hymn "Great Is Thy Faithfulness" with original contemporary words and music in a seamless blend of old and new that refreshes this beloved classic, and brings new relevance and significance to the timeless message. Orchestration consists of parts for: Flute 1 & 2, Oboe, Clarinet 1 & 2, Trumpet 1, 2 & 3, Horn 1 & 2, Tromtone 1 & 2, Trombone 3/Tuba, Timpani, Percussion 1 & 2, Harp, Rhythm (Piano), Violin 1 & 2, Viola, Cello/Bassoon, and String Bass.
Vocal soloists, brides and grooms, wedding coordinators, parents and musicians seeking "just the right" vocal solo will find themselves supplied with a vast array of options, from traditional to contemporary, in this new collection from Lloyd Larson. Creative accompaniments and accessible solo ranges for medium voice will make this a frequently-used resource.
Here is the third volume in Lloyd Larson's successful series of vocal duets for medium range voices, containing settings of eight popular praise songs plus Walt Harrah's communion song, "We Remember You," and Lloyd Larson's top-selling Lenten anthem, "When You Prayed Beneath the Trees," adapted as a vocal duet.
The essence of Christmas is dramatically captured in Lloyd Larson's setting of this enthralling Amy Grant song. This contemporary favorite, which imagines Mary's thoughts and prayers as she approaches the birth of the Christ child, has quickly become a seasonal classic. The rich harmonies and supportive accompaniment will make this an inspirational addition to Christmas choral concerts or worship services. The orchestration contains a Conductor's Score and parts for: Flute, Oboe, Clarinet in B-flat, Horn in F, Trumpets 1 & 2 in B-flat, Trombones 1 & 2, Percussion, Timpani, Violins 1 & 2, Viola, Cello & Bass.
This Lloyd Larson setting of Michael W. Smith's contemporary classic captures the tender and simple melodic interpretation found in the artist's own rendition, while at the same time creating a lush choral version to enhance the Christmas worship experience. It spans the spectrum dynamically while underscoring the overall theme that Emmanuel has been born and now, "All is well." The addition of the optional instrument parts for flute, oboe, horn and cello can heighten the impact of the performance. Orchestrations: Conductor's Score, Flute, Oboe (or Soprano Sax or Clarinet), Clarinet in B-flat, Bassoon (or Bass Clarinet), Horn in F (or Clarinet), 2 Trumpets in B-flat, 2 Trombones (or Baritone T.C.), Percussion 1 & 2, Piano, Harp, 2 Violins, Viola, Cello, String Reduction.
From Lloyd Larson, here is a new colelction of vocal duets for two medium voices. This collection of Christmas favorites compliments Lloyd's other two top-selling collections of vocal duets, Sacred Vocal Duets volumes I and II. Available as both a book and a book with a CD of the piano accompaniment tracks for each title.
The charm and grace of David Meece's contemporary Christmas classic shines through in this sensitive choral setting from Lloyd Larson. The poetic images and haunting melody are beautifully woven into a gently flowing, richly satisfying, artistic musical fabric. Accompaniment can be piano, handbells, or full orchestra. This top-seller is included in Lloyd's Christmas musical, Emmanuel--God with Us! (8250) and the SSA setting is in Lloyd's collection, Women in Song IV (8581). The Orchestration by Mark Kellner includes a Conductor's Score and parts for: Flute, Oboe, Clarinet in B-flat, Horn in F, 2 Trumpets in B-flat, 2 Trombones, Percussion, Timpani, Violin 1, Violin 2, Viola, Cello and Bass.
This earnest ballad from Stuart Townend explores the infinite love of God that allowed his Son to be sacrificed for us. Larry Shackley's gentle blending of melodies and piano accompaniment brings dignity to the folk-like tune and lends this contemporary worship song a "classic" feel. A top-seller in SATB, this dynamic arrangement is now available in a new SAB version as well as a Medium Voice solo.
From the talented writing team of Mary Kay Beall and John Carter comes a new original anthem for Christmas. The simple melodies and well-crafted harmonies of this SAB composition make it especially ideal for smaller choirs. The text takes us to the stable--a place where love is made manifest, where prophecy becomes reality, and the humble can gather with the great to welcome God's only begotten Son.
Allen Pote's first colelction of solos base on his popular anthems and musicals. These solos are in very singable medium keys, and address a variety of themes useful throughout the church year. Available as a book or a book with a CD containing the accompaniment tracks for each title.
Especially meaningful during the days of Holy Week, this Christopher Idle text relates to our Lord praying in the garden of Gethsemane, and weaves around the 'tree' theme found in many Scriptures about the cross. Lloyd Larson's original accompaniment for piano, plus the optional flute, oboe, French horn and cello perfectly capture the somber mood. This top-seller is now available in SATB, SAB, Two-Part Mixed voicings and a new Medium Voice Solo. The SATB version appears in Lloyd's blockbuster Lenten musical, "The Shadow of the Cross," newly re-voiced for SAB choirs.
Composer Sebastian Temple was humbled by the inclusion of his adaptation of The Prayer of St. Francis in the funeral service for Princess Diana. John Holstein's gentle, artistic setting is now available for the medium voice soloist.
Also known as "In the Bulb There Is a Flower," this song has become a standard for many occasions, including memorial services. Its message of hope and resurrection makes this solo appropriate for almost any gathering of believers.
This popular song, within the Catholic church, is now widely used among Protestant congregations. With its emphasis on trust and assurance, it is fitting for memorial services or general use.
Medium Voice - Key of G
Compiled by Jack Schrader, this is a comprehensive collection of most-requested solos for the wedding. Includes: Paul Johnson's "Love Theme," Henry Mancini's "Sometimes," Leonard Bernstein's "One Hand, One Heart" from West Side Story, Marsha Steven's "Christian Love Song (Russ's Song)," Gary Halquist's "Song of Ruth," and many, many more.
Douglas E. Wagner's setting of "On Eagle's Wings" is one of the all-time top-selling anthems in the Hope catalog. New for 2005, Doug has revoiced this classic arrangement for Two-Part Mixed choir. Additionally, a new rhythm track, that is compatible with all voicings, is now available.
The talented arranger, Jack Schrader, has perfectly captured the sweeping, epic drama of this powerful contemporary Christian, Christmas song. A Low Voice setting in the key of B-flat minor with keyboard accompaniment is new for this year. The original Medium Voice setting in D is compatible with the orchestral accompaniment and rehearsal/performance CD. The orchestration contains a Conductor's Score and parts for: Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Horns 1 & 2, Trumpets 1, 2 & 3, Trombones 1, 2 & 3, Percussion 1 & 2, Harp, Rhythm, Violin 1, Violin 2, Viola, Cello and Bass.
A consummately artistic yet accessible setting of the Sydney Carter classic in true Celtic style. The orchestral track is bound to leave you awestruck and the piano accompaniment is equally impressive. An additonal performance option is piano, plus percussion, rhythm and solo piccolo. The Rhythm packet contains parts for: Penny Whistle, Percussion 1 & 2, Timpani and Rhythm (Bass, Guitar & Keyboard). A solo arrangement for Medium Voice in the Key of F is also available. To view this product, click on the following link: Lord of the Dance-Solo.
This exquisite ballad by Twila Paris has been set by arranger Lloyd Larson in a new 2-part mixed setting with a new 3-5 octave handbell accompaniment (compatible with all voicings). With both Lenten and communion themes, this best-selling arrangement is a useful reflection for a variety of occasions. The original, lush orchestration by Mark Kellner is also available. This includes a Conductor's Score and parts for: Flute, Oboe, 2 Horns, Percussion, Timpany, Harp, Violin 1 & 2, Viola, Cello, Bass, and Rhythm (Guitar & Electric Bass).
New for 2012, Lloyd offers a dramatic new vocal solo (medium voice) setting of this popular song. This piece is also included in Lloyd's extensive collection of vocal solos, The Essential Collection for the Church Soloist (#8508).
Jack Schrader's blockbuster setting of Daniel Schutte's popular song, which has been sung far and wide, is one of the chestnuts in the Hope choral catalog. This ever-popular setting is now available in a new SATB voicing.
This Hal Hopson classic is appropriate for services where "love" is the theme and is especially useful for weddings. The familiar words are a paraphrase of 1 Corinthians 13 and the haunting tune is based on the traditional English melody, O WALY WALY. The SAB voicing, String Quartet setting and Performance/Accompaniment CD are new for this year (2012). The String Quartet setting can be for strings only or used as an accompaniment for the choral settings or the vocal solo, but not for the TTBB version which is in the Key of C. String Parts come in the two keys, A & G, and include parts for Violin 1 & 2, Viola and Cello.