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"Christ Wearing The Crown Of Thorns, Supported By Angels" (1585-1587) — Annibale Carracci

O Savior, Thou Who Wearest a Crown

A Classical arrangement of the Easter Hymn. Instrumentation: Vocal duet or 2-part choir and piano Difficulty: Voices, easy/medium; Piano, hard Duration: 4 minutes Premiere: 16 April 2017 by Matt Blakely, Bonnie Harper, and Katherine Welch Text: Karen Lynn Davidson. © by Intellectual Reserve, Inc. Used by permission. Themes: Easter, Atonement, Crucifixion Score & Ordering:  Preview Page 1, Page 2 Download from Score Exchange: $2.95 per […]

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Abide with Me

A yearning arrangement of the classic hymn Instrumentation: SSAA choir Duration: 3 minutes Difficulty: Medium-hard Music: William Monk, arr. Joseph Sowa Text: Henry Lyte Themes: faith, prayer Score and Ordering:  Preview Page 1 PDF: $1.35 per copy* * Authorizes you to print one copy of the score. Enter copy quantity after clicking “Buy Now.”

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Manti Temple

High on the Mountain Top

A grandiose yet easy arrangement of the iconic Latter-Day Saint hymn. Suitable for special occasions. Instrumentation: SATB choir and organ Duration: 3 minutes Difficulty: Easy Premiere: 23 February 2014 by the Hyde Park Stake choir, Tara Austin, cond. Music: Ebenezer Beesley, arr. Joseph Sowa Text: Joel Johnson Themes: Restoration, prophets Score and Ordering:  Preview Page 1 PDF: $1.35 per copy* * Authorizes you […]

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Sweet Hour of Prayer

A colorful, reverent arrangement. Suitable for church choirs. Instrumentation: SATB choir Duration: 3 minutes Difficulty: Medium-easy Premiere: November 2011 by the Provo YSA 6th Ward Choir, Joseph Sowa, cond. Music: William Bradbury, arr. Joseph Sowa Text: William Walford Themes: prayer, faith Score and Ordering:  Preview Page 1 PDF: $1.35 per copy* * Authorizes you to print one copy of the score. Enter copy […]

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Borderland State Park

For the Beauty of the Earth

A concert arrangement of the classic hymn Instrumentation: high voice, cello, and piano Duration: 3 minutes Difficulty: Medium Music: Conrad Kocher, arr. Joseph Sowa Text: Folliott Pierpoint Themes: beauty, gratitude, praise Recordings: American Grace (Charity Tillemann-Dick, Joela Jones, and Richard Weiss) Ordering: Copies may be purchased at holysheetmusic.com. Commissioned by Charity Tillemann-Dick for her album American Grace. The album debuted no. 1 on the Billboard® “Traditional Classical” […]

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Evening Shade

Abide With Me, ’Tis Eventide

In this setting, the hymn conveys a quiet confidence. Instrumentation: bassoon (or cello) and piano Duration: 5 minutes Difficulty: Medium Music: “Welcome Guest,” Harrison Millard, arr. Joseph Sowa Ordering:  Hard Copy Score and Part: $9.99 PDF Score and Part: $4.99

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Come, Come, Ye Saints

An arrangement of the iconic Latter-day Saint hymn for concerts or special occasions. Instrumentation: string quartet Duration: 7 minutes Difficulty: Medium Music: English folk song, arr. Joseph Sowa Ordering:  Hard Copy Score and Parts: $14.99 PDF Score and Parts: $9.99

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Hark! The Herald Angels Sing

A rousing brass rendition of “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing” with optional audience singing in the last verse. Instrumentation: brass quintet (or quartet) Duration: 3 minutes Difficulty: Medium Premiered: 12 December 2010 Music: Felix Mendelssohn, arr. Joseph Sowa Text: Charles Wesley Themes: Christmas, praise Score and Ordering:  Perusal Score: FREE Download Now Hard Copy Score and Parts: $14.99 PDF Score and Parts: […]

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Kingsfold

An introspective, expansive arrangement suitable for concert or solemn occasions. Instrumentation: cello and piano Duration: 5 minutes Difficulty: Medium-hard Music: “Kingsfold,” arr. Joseph Sowa Texts: “O Sing a Song of Bethlehem,” “I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say,” “If You Could Hie to Kolob,” etc. Ordering:  Hard Copy Score and Part: $9.99 PDF Score and Part: $4.99

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Lead, Kindly Light

A majestic arrangement suitable for concert or worship. Instrumentation: flute and piano Duration: 4 minutes Difficulty: Medium Music: “Lex Benigna,” John Dykes, arr. Joseph Sowa Ordering:  Hard Copy Score and Part: $9.99 PDF Score and Part: $4.99

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