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    Marvel at the Mercy: The Hymns of Stephen P. Starke, Volume 2
    Price: $35.00 
    Marvel at the Mercy: The Hymns of Stephen P. Starke, Volume 2
    by Starke, Stephen
    Item #: 992312
    This collection contains 91 new hymns written by Rev. Stephen P. Starke, the premier Lutheran hymnwriter.
    A Large Catechism: Understanding Church Music in the Lutheran Tradition
    Price: $5.00 
    A Large Catechism: Understanding Church Music in the Lutheran Tradition
    by Schalk, Carl
    Item #: 992309
    This Large Catechism consists of nine short essays intended for pastors, church musicians, and worship committees.
    A Small Catechism: Understanding Church Music in the Lutheran Tradition
    Price: $3.00 
    A Small Catechism: Understanding Church Music in the Lutheran Tradition
    by Schalk, Carl
    Item #: 992308
    Carl Schalk suggests going back to our roots, in remembering the power of worship and music to teach and to shape Christian lives.
    The Choir and the Organ in Early Lutheranism
    Price: $9.00 
    The Choir and the Organ in Early Lutheranism
    by Zager, Daniel ;  Wente, Steven
    Item #: 992310
    The essays in this book, in a lucid and thorough manner, paint the picture of the role of the organ and the choir in early Lutheran worship.
    Charles Ore: An American Original
    Price: $15.00 
    Charles Ore: An American Original
    by Beethe, Irene
    Item #: 992299
    This book celebrates the ministry and extraordinary gifts of Charles W. Ore, nationally recognized church musician, educator, and composer.
    The Hymns of Martin Luther
    Price: $20.00 
    The Hymns of Martin Luther
    by Peter C. Reske
    Item #: 992297
    All of Luther's hymn texts and melodies are brought together in this complete collection with supplemental background information, current historical scholarship, and comprehensive indices.
    Singing the Church's Song
    Price: $20.00 
    Singing the Church's Song
    by Schalk, Carl
    Item #: 992307
    The essays in this collection are gathered from presentations made over the years to various groups interested in the worship and music of the Church.
    Prelude and Fugue on the Life of Harriet Reynolds Krauth Spaeth
    Price: $10.00 
    Prelude and Fugue on the Life of Harriet Reynolds Krauth Spaeth
    by Hawkins, Robert
    Item #: 992286
    The story of Harriet Reynolds Krauth Spaeth, of her life and contribution to the Lutheran tradition of liturgy and congregational song.
    Sing Peace, Sing Gift of Peace: The Comprehensive Hymnary of Jaroslav J. Vajda
    Price: $37.00 
    Sing Peace, Sing Gift of Peace: The Comprehensive Hymnary of Jaroslav J. Vajda
    by Vajda, Jaroslav
    Item #: 991705POD
    A comprehensive collection of the hymnary of Jaroslav Vajda.
    O Sing of Christ: The Hymns of Stephen P. Starke, Volume 1
    Price: $35.00 
    O Sing of Christ: The Hymns of Stephen P. Starke, Volume 1
    by Starke, Stephen
    Item #: 991730
    A collection of hymnody written by poet and pastor Stephen P. Starke. This volume contains text and melody for more ...
    A Handbook of Church Music
    Price: $35.00 
    A Handbook of Church Music
    by Halter, Carl ;  Schalk, Carl
    Item #: 991231
    Presents a comprehensive overview of the role of church music in the liturgical life of the church. Everything from a...
    A Novice's Guide to Directing the Church Choir
    Price: $12.00 
    A Novice's Guide to Directing the Church Choir
    by Kosche, Kenneth
    Item #: 991710
    They've asked me to direct the choir but I don't really know what I'm doing. "I'm the new pastor here and...
    An Introduction to Organ Registration
    Price: $10.00 
    An Introduction to Organ Registration
    by Engel, James
    Item #: 991264
    Assists organists in gaining an understanding of the fundamental acoustical concepts concerning Organ sound, and the art of developing and...
    Carl F. Schalk: A Life in Song
    Price: $29.99 
    Carl F. Schalk: A Life in Song
    by Raabe, Nancy
    Item #: 992276
    With his lively wit and frank, engaging manner, Carl Schalk is the leading voice of our...
    Fundamentals of Organ Playing
    Price: $30.95 
    Fundamentals of Organ Playing
    Item #: 991277
    A compilation of basic information, exercises, techniques, and repertoire for the beginner. Lessons progress from the...
    J. S. Bach's Keyboard Technique:  A Historical Introduction
    Price: $15.00 
    J. S. Bach's Keyboard Technique: A Historical Introduction
    by Faulkner, Quentin
    Item #: 991250
    Discussion of various aspects of Bach's keyboard techniques with special emphasis on fingering.
    Johann Sebastian Bach and Liturgical Life in Leipzig
    Price: $24.95 
    Johann Sebastian Bach and Liturgical Life in Leipzig
    by Stiller, Günther
    Item #: 991247
    This book investigates church life in Leipzig at the time of Bach in order to determine the content and function...
    Johann Walter: First Cantor of the Lutheran Church
    Price: $3.95 
    Johann Walter: First Cantor of the Lutheran Church
    by Schalk, Carl
    Item #: 991413
    A brief sketch of this friend and advisor to Martin Luther. Examines his ideas about music in the life of...
    Key Words in Church Music
    Price: $60.00 
    Key Words in Church Music
    by Schalk, Carl
    Item #: 991689
    This revised and enlarged collection of 99 essays by 42 contributors is a valuable resource for church...
    Let the People Sing
    Price: $24.00 
    Let the People Sing
    by Cherwien, David
    Item #: 991666
    A keyboardist's creative and practical guide to engaging God's people in meaningful song. The goal: To give the people...
    Luther on Music: Paradigms of Praise
    Price: $9.00 
    Luther on Music: Paradigms of Praise
    by Schalk, Carl
    Item #: 991276
    Draws together from Luther's Works his quotations on music and worship. Establishes patterns of thought which influenced the Reformation and...
    Music in the Service of the Church: The Funeral Sermon for Heinrich Schütz
    Price: $6.75 
    Music in the Service of the Church: The Funeral Sermon for Heinrich Schütz
    by Leaver, Robin
    Item #: 991261
    The sermon prepared and preached by Rev. Martin Geier based on Psalm 119:54, is a detailed working out of the...
    Proclaim Series A  (2nd Edition) (Manual, Binder)
    Price: $35.00 
    Proclaim Series A (2nd Edition) (Manual, Binder)
    Item #: 991546
    Practical help for planning service music. Commentary included for each season and Sunday of the church year. Lists choral and...
    Successful Ringing: Step by Step
    Price: $13.00 
    Successful Ringing: Step by Step
    by Behnke, John
    Item #: 991678
    Beginning handbell curriculum/music collection. Matches basic skills to new settings, arrangements. Each of twelve units is built around central objectives...
    The Concordia Organ Method
    Price: $34.95 
    The Concordia Organ Method
    by Behnke, John
    Item #: 991674
    The Concordia Organ Method is a literature-based approach for the beginning organ student.
    The Organ Handbook
    Price: $23.00 
    The Organ Handbook
    by Klotz, Hans
    Item #: 991187
    A treatise on the nature of the organ, its tonal and architectural disposition, care and maintenance of the instrument, and the art of organ playing.
    The Theological Character of Music in Worship
    Price: $10.00 
    The Theological Character of Music in Worship
    by Leaver, Robin
    Item #: 991296
    Leaver has prepared a lively conversation regarding a theological understanding of music in the church. Given our culture's view...
    Working with  Adolescent Voices - revised
    Price: $10.00 
    Working with Adolescent Voices - revised
    by Cooksey, John
    Item #: 991675
    What single topic causes the most frustration for choir directors? America's leading authority on the changing adolescent voice spells out...
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