In Instrumental Arranging taught by Dr. David Brown, Luke Backhaus arranged Abide With Me for a brass quintet and is making his piece available for free. Download the sheet music here. Listen to Madrigal’s Brass Quintet sightread his arrangement: Subscribers: Click here to listen to Luke’s arrangement.
Billy Peters composed and arranged a clever woodwind trio, The Kibbutz, for an assignment in Instrumental Arranging taught by Dr. David Brown. Billy has graciously agreed to provide the instrumental parts of his junior high-level composition free of charge. Billy admits he does not exactly have fond memories of the numerous squeaks and squawks coming [Continue Reading...]
Rodney King, an arranging minor at Maranatha, has arranged “My Song in the Night” for choir and cello. Rodney is excited to make this arrangement available to ministries free of charge. Full Score Cello Part In the video clip below, Rodney explains why he chose to arrange this song followed by the Chamber Singers singing [Continue Reading...]
Bob Walters, a nationally recognized composer and arranger, has created a website to make his sacred music available for download—free downloads as well downloads for a fee or flat rate subscription. Walters arranged the hymn “Holy, Holy, Holy” that was used to conclude Maranatha’s Fall Festival performance. We suggest this website as resource for Christian [Continue Reading...]
“Such a Crown” by Daniel Mulder Pastor Kurtz of Calvary Baptist Church in Watertown, WI challenged Daniel Mulder, a music arranging minor at Maranatha, to write a hymn, and Daniel took the challenge. The themes of each verse are taken from different parts of the Bible: v.1 – II Timothy 4:8 v.2 – Isaiah 53:5-6; Matthew 27:29 [Continue Reading...]