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The Rock island Line

Category:   MN COMPOSERS
Composer:   Leadbelly
Arranger:   J. David Moore
Publisher:   Self-published
Edition:   NA
Voicing:   SATB
Setting:   NA

Reviewer:   

Kyle Pederson
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
R&R Chair MN Composers
kylepederson71@gmail.com

J. David Moore’s arrangement of May the Circle Be Unbroken remains one of the bestselling contemporary choral works. If that […]

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Cliff Notes

Category:   MN COMPOSERS
Composer:   Carol Barnett
Arranger:   NA
Publisher:   Self-published
Edition:   NA
Voicing:   SATB, piano
Setting:   Cliff Notes from Your Mother as You Leave Home

Reviewer:   

Kyle Pederson
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
R&R Chair MN Composers
kylepederson71@gmail.com

Poet Marg Walker wrote Cliff Notes from Your Mother as You Leave […]

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Shenandoah

Category:   MN COMPOSERS
Composer:   NA
Arranger:   Andrew Parr
Publisher:   Choristers Guild
Edition:   NA
Voicing:   3-part mixed or 2-part/SA, piano
Setting:   Shenandoah

Reviewer:   

Kyle Pederson
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
R&R Chair MN Composers
kylepederson71@gmail.com

Another perfect fit for your middle-level choir from Andrew Parr. Ranges that are right in the […]

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Bless His Holy Name

Category:   MN COMPOSERS
Composer:   Mark Shepperd
Arranger:   NA
Publisher:   MorningStar Music Publishers
Edition:   NA
Voicing:   SATB, SAB, 2-part, piano, handbells (optional)
Setting:   Psalm 103

Reviewer:   

Kyle Pederson
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
R&R Chair MN Composers
kylepederson71@gmail.com

A lovely, lilting, uplifting setting of Psalm 103. Three different voicings to choose […]

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Rise up to Greet the Morning Dawn

Category:   MN COMPOSERS
Composer:   Linda Kachelmeier
Arranger:   NA
Publisher:   Self-published
Edition:   NA
Voicing:   SATB a capella
Setting:   Amazing Grace, original poetry

Reviewer:   

Kyle Pederson
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
R&R Chair MN Composers
kylepederson71@gmail.com

This piece incorporates lesser-known verses of Amazing Grace, as well as original text from the composer, […]

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I Run to Christ

Category:   MN COMPOSERS
Composer:   Greg Habegger
Arranger:   Peter J. Durow
Publisher:   Northwestern Publishing House
Edition:   NA
Voicing:   SATB, piano, violin
Setting:   I Run to Christ – Chris Anderson

Reviewer:   

Kyle Pederson
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
R&R Chair MN Composers
kylepederson71@gmail.com

A lovely text by Chris Anderson is given a […]

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Who Has Seen the Wind?

Category:   MN COMPOSERS
Composer:   Shruthi Rajasekar
Arranger:   NA
Publisher:   Rhinegold Publishing
Edition:   NA
Voicing:   SATB divisi
Setting:   Christina Rossetti

Reviewer:   

Kyle Pederson
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
R&R Chair MN Composers
kylepederson71@gmail.com

A completely mesmerizing piece–exquisitely performed by the Voces8 Scholars and commissioned in partnership with the Voces8 Foundation. An […]

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Gratias Agimus Tibi

Category:   MN COMPOSERS
Composer:   Andrew Parr
Arranger:   NA
Publisher:   Alfred Music Publishing
Edition:   11346379
Voicing:   3-part or 2-part
Setting:   NA

Reviewer:   

Kyle Pederson
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
R&R Chair MN Composers
kylepederson71@gmail.com

Andrew Parr really understands the developing voice. This new piece is a sure-fire hit as it checks […]

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Be Not Afraid

Category:   MN COMPOSERS
Composer:   Jonathan D. Campbell
Arranger:   NA
Publisher:   Augsburg Publishing
Edition:   11373953
Voicing:   SATB
Setting:   Isaiah 41, 43

Reviewer:   

Kyle Pederson
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
R&R Chair MN Composers
kylepederson71@gmail.com

Jonathan Campbell is back in the Twin Cities to the benefit of the Minnesota choral scene. His […]

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I am in Need of Music

Category:   MN COMPOSERS
Composer:   Jesse Beulke
Arranger:   NA
Publisher:   Carl Fischer
Edition:   11195042
Voicing:   SATB
Setting:   NA

Reviewer:   

Kyle Pederson
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
R&R Chair MN Composers
kylepederson71@gmail.com

A lovely anthem to the power and promise of music. “I am in need of music” declares the choir throughout–as […]

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