Category Hymns

Be Still My Soul – Revised Ending

I decided to revisit my choir arrangement of “Be Still My Soul” and add a new ending. It seemed to end a little abruptly so I added a proper ending. Nothing else was changed except cleaning up some markings in the score. The original score is also still available.

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If the Way be Full of Trial, Weary Not!

I first heard this song when the Mormon Tabernacle Choir sang it in general conference some time back. They sang it again at the funeral for President Monson, and it was then that I knew I had to do an arrangement of it. I had to do some digging to find the hymn, and I finally found it in a book of church songs from 1918 called “Songs of Zion.” “If the Way be Full of Trial, Weary Not!” can be found in the Choir Arrangements section.

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Joseph Smith’s First Prayer

Here is a simple arrangement of “Joseph Smith’s First Prayer” that I threw together for my choir. We haven’t had a chance to sing it yet, but I thought I had better post it anyway. Sheet music and mp3 are on the Choir Arrangements page. Enjoy.

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Revised “Nearer, My God, to Thee”

I have posted a slightly revised version of “Nearer, My God, to Thee.” I have changed some eighth notes to quarter notes in some transitions for a better flow. My choir accompanist was playing them that way, and I thought it sounded better, so I made the minor changes.

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Nearer, My God, to Thee

I just uploaded a new arrangement of Nearer, My God, to Thee. It’s a simple, reverent arrangement intended for a ward choir to sing in sacrament meeting. My choir will sing it later in the year. It can be found in Choir Arrangements.

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Nearer, Dear Savior, to Thee

I have just uploaded an arrangement of Nearer, Dear Savior, to Thee. I completed the arrangement earlier in the week, and I plan to have my ward choir sing it later this year. Sheet music and mp3 can be found in the Choir Arrangements. Enjoy.

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Redeemer of Israel and Easter Medley

Here is a new arrangement of Redeemer of Israel. I threw it together for my ward choir in the summer. The Easter Medley is an arrangement of Behold the Great Redeemer Die and He is Risen based on the medley in Ward Choir Bits. You can find them both in Choir Arrangements.

Enjoy!

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New Arrangements – Amazing Grace and Jesus, Lover of My Soul

I just completed arrangements of Amazing Grace and Jesus, Lover of My Soul. Sheet music and mp3’s are in the Choir Arrangements section. Amazing Grace has parts for solo voice, violin, SATB and piano accompaniment. Jesus. Lover of My Soul is very similar to the LDS Hymnbook arrangement with some modifications to the triplets and ending.

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