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Behind the Music: “Restoration” (Restoration)

March 10th, 2016 · Comments · Music Studios

No, that title isn’t a typo–it’s an indication that track #3 on my newest album is the title track! The tune for “Restoration” comes from an old Southern Harmony melody (sometimes listed as “I Will Arise”)–at Cherry Creek Presbyterian, it’s known as “Come Ye Sinners, Poor and Needy.” Here’s a shapenote version from a Sacred […]

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Behind the Music: “Life and Breath” (Restoration)

March 8th, 2016 · Comments · Music Studios

Welcome to post #2 in a blog series leading up to my CD release show (on Apr 3) for my newest album, Restoration. Here are some liner notes for track #2 on the record, “Life and Breath” (Praise to the Lord, the Almighty): Life and Breath (Praise to the Lord, the Almighty) Continuing with using […]

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Behind the Music: “Pilgrim” (Restoration)

February 2nd, 2016 · Comments · Music Studios

Hello!  While it’s been a while since my last post, I’m excited to share some news about my newest album. On Apr 3, 4:00pm at Cherry Creek Presbyterian, I’ll be playing a CD release show to celebrate Restoration, my record of jazz piano trio arrangements of classic hymns. For this new recording, I crafted instrumental arrangements of traditional […]

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Sunday Songs: Pentecost 20

October 10th, 2010 · Comments · Bliss Street Studios, Music Studios

O Give the Lord Whole-Hearted Praise “Praise ye the LORD. I will praise the LORD with my whole heart…” (Psalm 111:1) After accompanying Tony Sandler for two cabaret shows this weekend on the banks of the St. Croix River in scenic Hudson, WI, I finished mixing this week’s Sunday Song at the the Minneapolis airport. […]

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Sunday Songs: Pentecost 19

October 3rd, 2010 · Comments · Bliss Street Studios, Music Studios

Lord, We Know That Thou Art Near Us “For the vision is yet for an appointed time, but at the end it shall speak, and not lie: though it tarry, wait for it; because it will surely come, it will not tarry.” (Habakkuk 2:3) Here’s this week’s Sunday Song submission. Lord, We Know That Thou […]

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Sunday Songs: Pentecost 18

September 26th, 2010 · Comments · Bliss Street Studios, Music Studios

O King of Kings “…the King of kings, and Lord of lords…” (I Tim 6:15) Here’s this week’s Sunday Song: enjoy! O King of Kings (mp3) O King of Kings (pdf) Bookmark on DeliciousDigg this postRecommend on Facebookshare via RedditShare with StumblersTweet about itSubscribe to the comments on this post

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Sunday Songs: Pentecost 17

September 19th, 2010 · Comments · Bliss Street Studios, Music Studios

Hallelujah! Raise, O Raise “He raiseth up the poor out of the dust…” (Psalm 113:7) Here’s this week’s Sunday Song, a metrical setting of Psalm 113 by Josiah Conder (I trimmed his original six verses down to five). Below are links to download a lead sheet and listen to a demo mp3 (listen to the […]

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Sunday Songs: Pentecost 16

September 12th, 2010 · Comments · Bliss Street Studios, Music Studios

Lord, We Are Blind “Now unto the King eternal, immortal, invisible, the only wise God, be honour and glory for ever and ever. Amen.” (1 Tim 1:17) Here’s this week’s Sunday Song, with a lead sheet (including a vocal harmony part — oh yes) and a demo mp3 (with horn accompaniment courtesy of the MTA’s […]

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Sunday Songs: Pentecost 9

July 25th, 2010 · Comments · Bliss Street Studios, Music Studios

With All My Heart I’ll Praise Thy Name “…thy mercy, O LORD, endureth for ever…” (Psalm 138:8) With All My Heart I’ll Praise Thy Name (mp3) With All My Heart I’ll Praise Thy Name (pdf) Bookmark on DeliciousDigg this postRecommend on Facebookshare via RedditShare with StumblersTweet about itSubscribe to the comments on this post

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Sunday Songs: Pentecost 8

July 18th, 2010 · Comments · Bliss Street Studios, Music Studios

Let All That Breathe Jehovah Praise “…all things were created by him, and  for him…” (Col 1:16) Let All That Breathe Jehovah Praise (mp3) Let All That Breathe Jehovah Praise (pdf) Bookmark on DeliciousDigg this postRecommend on Facebookshare via RedditShare with StumblersTweet about itSubscribe to the comments on this post

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