Description: Clearly one of the most unique offerings of the season, this fabulous seasonal song will be an instant winner with your choir and congregation. Alive with a distinctive tropical spirit, this Epiphany-themed song literally dances off the printed page. Decorated with great bass and percussion colors and with a cheerful flute part, you will program this piece time and time again for concert or sanctuary usage.
Scripture: Isaiah 60:1-6, Matthew 2:1-12, Ephesians 3:1-12
Clearly one of the most unique offerings of the season, this fabulous seasonal song will be an instant winner with your choir and congregation. Alive with a distinctive tropical spirit, this Epiphany-themed song literally dances off the printed page. Decorated with great bass and percussion colors and with a cheerful flute part, you will program this piece time and time again for concert or sanctuary usage. Flute part included. Parts for Bass and Percussion (claves, congas, shaker) avavailable as a digital download.
Description: A new tune and setting is given by the creative Craig Curry for this Isaac Watts favorite. Craig's setting communicates the message with passion and depth, creating a new musical perspective worthy of this classic text. Performance time approx. 3:00.
Description: Much unison and two-part singing make this praise anthem easy to learn and accessible to choirs and ensembles of any size. Inspired by a devotional by Charles Spurgeon, the premise of All of These is that all of God's greatest attributes – grace, mercy, and wisdom – are available to us as God's children. We are encouraged to accept and use these gifts for God's glory and to do God's will, and this grateful praise song expresses our deepest desire to do just that. Dramatic and expressive, tender, yet powerful. This anthem is suitable for general worship use throughout the year.
Description: Now available for men's voices, “Behold the Savior,” discusses the events surrounding the Lord's death. The solemn and legato nature of the piece combined with the rich, TTBB harmonies help to add a deeper emotional aspect to Samuel Wesley's powerful text. It does not end in tragedy, however. The glory and triumph of the Lord is projected in the bold finale of the piece. Available for SATB and TTBB
Description: Craig Curry has transformed timeless carols into unique jazz settings that will energize Christmas services, recitals, parties, and more! Titles include: Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus • Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy • God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen • I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day • In the Bleak Midwinter • Santa Claus Medley (Jolly Old St. Nicholas/Up on the Housetop) • Silent Night • We Three Kings of Orient Are. Moderately Difficult to Advanced level.
Description: Another winner in the Houston Children's Chorus Series, J. Paul Williams and Craig Curry bring a new snap and sizzle to some of our favorite Christmas Carols. “Hark, the Herald Angels Sing” and snippets from other carols rock with syncopated fun. A CD accompaniment track makes this selection an even more enjoyable option for the Christmas season.
Description: Uses: General, Graduation, Call to Worship
Scripture: Ephesians 3:16-19; Isaiah 1:18; I Corinthians 1:19
This anthem is a challenge to believers to consider the depth of the Word of God. Gathering together for study is an important spiritual concept, and this lovely tune and text is a welcome addition to sanctuary repertoire. A flowing piano part mingles with lyric vocal lines to create a special selection useful for many occasions. Duration: ca. 4:30.
Description: “Come see the tomb of victory!” The opening fanfare-like vocals give way to a rhythmic and emphatic anthem of Easter proclamation. Perfect for use as a call to worship, the crisp text and rhythms come together beautifully to create an anthem of unending joy. Optional trumpet descant is included.
Description: This is a winner! A great text about loving one another, a melody that drives like a race car, and a piano part that simply does it! Craig Curry's musicianship overwhelms this simple song and lifts it up to the sky. This one should not be missed. Available: 2-Part any combination.