Choral with Chamber Instruments
See also: Worship: Instrumental
Charity and Love (SATB with alto solo, organ, flute, clarinet, opt. handbells; or SATB with alto solo and chamber orchestra) 4'45" (Kjos Music)
Early plainchant in a rich, meditative setting. Level: Medium. (more)
In Endless Song: A Mosaic of American Folk Music (SSA and SATB combined, string quartet, piano) 26'00"
Expressive strings combine with young voices in a grand and moving work to showcase your entire youth choir program. (more)
Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee (SATB, brass quintet, organ) 3'30"
Let All The World In Every Corner Sing (SA(T)B, SSA or TTBB; piano, opt. chamber orchestra) 3'30"
A soaring melody enhances these popular words of praise for the grandeur of God's creation. (more)
Lizard Jazz (SA or SSA, piano, opt. Orff instruments, opt. perc.) 5'00" (Shawnee/Mark Foster)
A “concerto of geckos” and other noises of the night come to life with the help of a lyrical melody, syncopated rhythms and jazz harmonies. (more)
Magnificat (SATB, brass quintet) 8'45"
A quiet, reflective opening builds to a joyous affirmation of God's promise to Mary. (more)
The Morning Trumpet (SATB, brass quintet or keyboard) 2'20"
An early hymn of hope in the resurrection. Perfect for the Easter season. Level: Med-Easy. (more)
My Soul Doth Magnify (SAB or SA, piano or handbells) 2'45"
Repeated patterns in the accompaniment signify Mary's steadfast faith, while her words of praise echo in the chant-like melody. Level: Med-Easy. (more)
Three American Folk Songs (SSA, string quartet, piano) 10'00"
A medley of tunes from early America ranging from playful to plaintive and ending in a lively hoe-down. (more)
Thy Holy Wings (unison treble with descant, piano or chamber orch. [flute, clarinet and strings]) 2'10" (Shawnee Press/Mark Foster)
A lovely Swedish folk melody with sacred text suitable for children or older treble voices. (more)
When Jesus Wept (3-part voices in canon, 2 recorders or flutes) 3'00"
A melody from 18th century American William Billings, set simply in canonic rounds. Level: Med-Easy. (more)