A very popular bestseller, this volume offers 250 of the very best and most used praise and worship songs today. Scriptural soundness and "congregational friendliness" have been major factors in determining each selection. A valuable resource for congregational worship and solo presentation.
Alfred's Basic Adult All-in-One Course is designed for use with a piano instructor for the beginning student looking for a truly complete piano course. It is a greatly expanded version of Alfred's Basic Adult Piano Course that will include lesson, theory, technic and additional repertoire in a convenient, "all-in-one" format. This comprehensive course adds such features as isometric hand exercises, finger strengthening drills, and written assignments that reinforce each lesson's concepts. There is a smooth, logical progression between each lesson, a thorough explanation of chord theory and playing styles, and outstanding extra songs, including folk, classical, and contemporary selections. At the completion of this course ... more
Play and sing the music of today's top Christian artists with easy piano arrangements of 20 hit songs. Due to their popularity and playability on piano, they rank among the top-selling sheet music titles in their genre. For practice, performance, and expression of faith through music, this collection guarantees unlimited enjoyment. Titles: 10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord) (Matt Redman) * Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone) (Chris Tomlin) * Blessings (Laura Story) * Cry Out to Jesus (Third Day) * East to West (Casting Crowns) * Free to Be Me (Francesca Battistelli) * Glorious Day (Living He Loved Me) (Casting Crowns) * He Reigns (Newsboys) * How Great Is Our God (Chris Tomlin) * I Will Rise (Chris Tomlin) * In Christ Alone ... more
Arranged by prolific Christian music arranger Carol Tornquist, this easy piano collection features the most popular praise, worship, and gospel songs of today. Lyrics and basic chord symbols are included along with helpful fingering and phrasing indications. Each arrangement is fun and easy to play, whether as a piano solo or for sing-alongs. Titles: 10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord) (Matt Redman) * Above All (Michael W. Smith) * Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone) (Chris Tomlin) * Blessed (Lazarus) * Blessings (Laura Story) * Cinderella (Steven Curtis Chapman) * God's Not Dead (Like a Lion) (Newsboys) * Good Morning (Mandisa) * Hold Me (Jamie Grace featuring TobyMac) * How Beautiful (Twila Paris) * How Great Is Our God (Ch ... more
Traditional hymns are often performed alongside contemporary praise and worship songs in many of today's church services, giving rise to the term "blended worship." This distinctive collection provides a valuable resource for pianists who want to play familiar hymn tunes in a tasteful and new style in addition to current praise songs recognizable to most congregations. To assist in planning, performance times are included. Titles: Amazing Grace, with I Could Sing of Your Love Forever * Blessed Be Your Name, with At the Name of Jesus * I Lift My Eyes Up, with All Creatures of Our God and King * In the Garden, with Knowing You (All I Once Held Dear) * It Is Well with My Soul, with Be the Centre * Jesus, Draw Me Ever Nearer ... more
This collection is inspired by the most popular praise songs written by the best contemporary Christian songwriters. The solo piano arrangements provide pianists with ample selections for worship services. Approximate performance times are included. Titles: 10,000 Reasons (Matt Redman) * He's Always Been Faithful (Sara Groves) * How Deep the Father's Love for Us (Stuart Townend) * I Love You, Lord (Laurie Klein) * In Christ Alone (My Hope Is Found) (Keith Getty and Stuart Townend) * My Heart Is Filled with Thankfulness (Keith Getty and Stuart Townend) * The Power of the Cross (Oh, to See the Dawn) (Keith Getty and Stuart Townend) * There Is a Redeemer (Melody Green) * The Wonderful Cross (Chris Tomlin) * You Are My All i ... more
There is music inside all of us, especially children That's how God created them, and so making music comes naturally to them. Teaching children to make their own music on a keyboard (and to find joy in it) is what Music in Me is all about. Each book in this unique series is designed to help them understand both musical and Biblical concepts at the same time. Early exposure to music theory - especially harmony and ear training - plus an understanding of how music "works" will provide today's children with a strong foundation for becoming tomorrow's church musicians. Music in Me includes five levels, and each level includes five coordinating student books: Lesson (Reading Music); Theory and Technique (Understanding Music ... more
African American Ministry Development Resources by Abingdon Press. Available in Paper & Spiral Bound Books. This spiral bound edition has gospels, spiritual, ethnic benedictions, chants, and songs from the African American Liberation.
This collection features arrangements that are especially appropriate for funerals, contained in one readily accessible book. Approximate performance times for each piece are included to assist in planning. Titles: Because He Lives * Face to Face * Great Is Thy Faithfulness * His Eye Is on the Sparrow * How Great Thou Art * I Need Thee Every Hour / Abide with Me * In the Garden * Just a Closer Walk with Thee * My Faith Has Found a Resting Place * Nearer My God to Thee * Rock of Ages * Shall We Gather at the River / Sweet By and By * What a Friend We Have in Jesus * When We All Get to Heaven. "They are that; they are also lovely arrangements, the harmonies are traditional, and there is at least one modulation in each ... more
Traditional hymns are often performed alongside contemporary praise and worship songs in many of today's church services, giving rise to the term "blended worship." This distinctive collection provides a valuable resource for pianists who want to play familiar hymn tunes in a tasteful and new style in addition to current praise songs recognizable to most congregations. To assist in planning, performance times and optional segues are included. Titles: Here I Am to Worship, with O Worship the King * How Great Thou Art, with God of Wonders * I Lift My Eyes Up, with How Firm a Foundation * Jesus Paid It All, with The Wonderful Cross * Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee, with We Will Glorify * Lord, I Lift Your Name on High, with ... more
Christian Songs, Billboard magazine's weekly contemporary Christian chart, debuted in 2003. This easy piano collection, arranged by prolific Christian music arranger Carol Tornquist for the intermediate level pianist, features the best hits from that chart. Lyrics, helpful fingerings, and chord symbols are included. Titles: Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone) (Chris Tomlin) * Blessed Be Your Name (Matt Redman) * Cry Out to Jesus (Third Day) * East to West (Casting Crowns) * Free to Be Me (Francesca Battistelli) * Give Me Your Eyes (Brandon Heath) * He Reigns (Newsboys) * Holy Is the Lord (Chris Tomlin) * How Great Is Our God (Chris Tomlin) * I Am (Mark Schultz) * I'm Not Who I Was (Brandon Heath) * Jesus Messiah (Chris To ... more
The Second Edition of Alfred's Group Piano for Adults, Book 1, includes updates inspired by numerous recommendations from group piano teachers and students. This book includes a CD-ROM containing both Audio and General MIDI Files of the 500] accompaniments included in the text, each with an interesting and engaging arrangement coupled with the piano part. Designed for collegiate non-keyboard music majors with little or no keyboard experience, the easy-to-use text contains 26 units, each intended to be covered in one week, thus fulfilling two semesters or three quarters of study. Theory, technique, sight-reading, repertoire, harmonization, improvisation and ensemble activities are taught thoroughly and consistently throug ... more
This book features 15 of the most current Christian chart hits from artists ranging from Carrie Underwood, Mercy Me, and Lincoln Brewster, to Big Daddy Weave, Chris Tomlin, and more.
Titles: Back to You (Mandisa) * Beautiful (Dan Bremnes) * Greater (Mercy Me) * He Knows My Name (Francesca Battistelli) * Jesus Loves Me (Chris Tomlin) * King of My Heart (Love & the Outcome) * Made New (Lincoln Brewster) * More of You (Colton Dixon) * Multiplied (Needtobreathe) * Overwhelmed (Big Daddy Weave) * Something in the Water (Carrie Underwood) * Start a Fire (Unspoken) * We Believe (Newsboys) * You Amaze Us (Selah) * You Make Me Brave (Bethel Music).
These gospel hymns have stood the test of time with their richness of content and profound simplicity. First-verse lyrics (and some refrains) are provided on the first page of each hymn for study and reflection. Titles: Hallelujah, What a Savior * Jesus, Lover of My Soul with Jesus Loves Me and Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring * Lead Me to Calvary with Beneath the Cross of Jesus * Marvelous Grace (Grace Greater Than Our Sin with Amazing Grace) * My Jesus, I Love Thee * No, Not One * Rock of Ages with Hiding in Thee * Shall We Gather at the River? with Deep River * Softly and Tenderly Jesus Is Calling * What a Friend We Have in Jesus.
The Worship Piano Method is designed for beginning piano students who desire to praise God through His gift of music. Using solid pedagogy, appealing songs and fun activities, this course provides a strong foundation to develop both piano skills and a lifestyle of worship. The companion CD features professional-quality backing tracks to help students play with confidence and sound great The CD is playable on any CD player, and is also enhanced so you can download MIDI files for each song. Songs include: Come, Thou Almighty King * For the Beauty of the Earth * I've Got Peace Like a River * Wonderful Words of Life * and more.
These heartfelt arrangements are some of Martha Mier's favorite hymns. Their warm melodies and rich harmonies will bring hope, solace, and the nearness of God to listeners and performers alike. To assist in planning, approximate performance times are included with each arrangement. Titles: Amazing Grace * His Eye Is on the Sparrow * In the Garden * It Is Well with My Soul * Jesus Loves Me * Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee * Morning Has Broken * My Jesus, I Love Thee * Near to the Heart of God * This Is My Father's World * Turn Your Eyes upon Jesus * What a Friend We Have in Jesus.
This inspired collection of arrangements by Cindy Berry includes selections for Lent, Palm Sunday, Good Friday, and Easter. It is perfect for the busy church pianist who has limited rehearsal time. Each arrangement includes an approximate performance time to assist in planning. Titles: At Calvary with Down at the Cross * Alas And Did My Savior Bleed? * Christ the Lord Is Risen Today * Go to Dark Gethsemane * Hosanna, Loud Hosanna * I Know That My Redeemer Liveth * I Stand Amazed in the Presence * I Will Praise Him * I Will Sing of My Redeemer * Low in the Grave He Lay.
Popular Praise contains piano arrangements of the best songs in contemporary Christian music, complete with lyrics. Helpful fingering, dynamics, and phrasing assist in creating a more musical performance. Titles: Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone) * Beautiful One * Blessed Be Your Name * Come, Now Is the Time to Worship * Forever * Here I Am to Worship * How Great Is Our God * In Christ Alone (My Hope Is Found) * We Fall Down * You Are My All in All.
The Big Red Book contains over 70 popular Christian songs from praise choruses to contemporary hits to Christmas carols to children's favorites to classic hymns of the church, all arranged for EZ solo piano. Each song includes lyrics, fingering suggestions, and chord symbols. Songs include: All Hail, King Jesus * As the Deer * Beautiful * Come Just As You Are * Forever Friends * I Pledge Allegiance to the Lamb * In His Time * Jesus Loves Even Me * Make Me a Servant * Make Us One * O Holy Night * Open Our Eyes, Lord * The Lord Is My Light * When I Survey the Wondrous Cross * You Are My All in All * and more.
Victor Labenske has created 16 professional-sounding yet technically accessible duet arrangements of today's top contemporary Christian hits (for one piano, four hands). This collection is ideal for busy pianists who would like to perform worship selections that require minimal preparation time, as well as for students at the intermediate to late intermediate level. To assist in planning, approximate performance times are included. The comb binding creates a lay-flat book that is perfect for study and performance. Titles: 10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord) * Before the Throne of God Above * From the Inside Out * Give Us Clean Hands * Glorious Day (Living He Loved Me) * Happy Day * He Knows My Name * Hosanna * I Can Only Ima ... more