Anthems for Worship

A Woman and a Coin (1995) Preview
SAB, Organ, 2 Flutes

Abide in Me (1999)
SATB, Organ, opt. Assembly
Handbells, 2 Flutes, Clarinet

Agnus Dei (1978) Listen
Two-part Mixed and Organ

All Things Bright and Beautiful (2009) Listen
SS, Piano, and Flute

All Who Believe and are Baptized (2001, 2010) Preview and Listen
SA/TB, Organ, and Flute [Concordia Publishing House 98-4033]

Blessed (2009) Preview and Listen
SATB with Organ [MorningStar Music MSM-50-0565]

Blessed (2019)
SS with Organ or Strings

Canticle for Epiphany (2001) Listen
SATB, Oboe or Clarinet, Organ, 4 Handbells, opt. Assembly
[Augsburg Fortress 978-4514-8577-6]

Canticle for Epiphany (2019)
SATB divisi, Oboe, Organ, and Handbells

Christ With Me (from St. Patrick’s Breastplate) (2010)
SATB a cappella

Church-Musick; Sweetest of Sweets; You are the Life; Lord, I Believe! (2009)
Four texts in one musical setting: George Herbert; Herbert revised; two Weber texts
SATB and Organ w/ opt. Assembly

Cold December Flies Away (1980, 2020) Listen to a midi recording
Unison w/ Descant and Organ, opt. Assembly

Come, Holy Spirit! (1998 & 2021 Editions)
1998: Two-part Mixed, 2 Trumpets, Organ, Opt. Assembly Listen
2021: Two-part Mixed, Oboe, Organ Listen

Come, You That Are Blessed (2005)
SATB, Solos, Organ, opt. C Instr., opt. Assembly [Augsburg 978-0-8006-7814-2]

Day of Delight and Beauty Unbounded (2020)
SATB, Organ, Brass Quartet, Low Frame Drum

Erin’s Canon (Kyrie eleison/Dona nobis pacem) (1998 from Kyrie) Listen
1-4 Voices, Piano or Organ, opt. Violin or Flute

Festival Hymn of Praise [Te deum] (1976 & 2001 Editions)
1976 : Cantor, Unison Choir, Organ, opt. Brass Quartet [Concordia Publishing House 98-2703]
2001 Revision: Cantor, Assembly, Unison Choir, Organ, Brass

For I Am Not Ashamed of the Gospel (2017) Listen
SATB, Flute (or Oboe), and Organ

God Is Our Refuge and Strength (2017) for Lutheran Summer Music Listen
Unison divisi and Organ with opt. Brass Quintet, Timpani, and Assembly

Grace Upon Grace, An Anthem in Three Movements (2018) Text–Score Listen
SATB, Brass Quintet, Violin or Flute, and Organ with opt. Assembly
The Choral–Organ Edition allows for performance with Organ alone.
1. For by Grace You have been Saved
2. O God of Grace
3. Now to Him Who Is Able

Grant Peace, We Pray, in Mercy, Lord (2009) Luther’s Prayer for Peace;
S/A.T.B. a cappella

Holy Emmanuel (2021) Listen
SATB and Organ

How Beautiful Upon the Mountains (2011, rev. 2019) Three Versions
Anthem and Canticle for Advent/Christmas/Ordination/Installation/Mission
1. Anthem (2019): SATB, Organ, and opt. Handbells
2. Revised Canticle (2019): SATB, Organ, Assembly, and opt. Handbells
3. Original Canticle (2011): SATB, Organ, Assembly, opt. Handbells & Brass

I Am Content! (1971) Three Versions
1. TTB w/ Woodwind Quintet
2. TTB w/ Oboe and Strings
3. SATB, SSA, or TTB w/ Oboe and Organ [Concordia Publishing House 98-2447 OP]

I Am the Alpha and the Omega (1981) from Verses & Offertories Volume II
SATB, Handbells, SA or 2 Treble Instruments, and Organ

I Am the Vine (1999) from Abide in Me Preview and Listen
Unison or SATB, opt. Children’s Choir, Assembly, and Organ
[MorningStar Music MSM-50-8203]

In Bethlehem (2019)
Two-part Mixed with Descant, opt. Soprano & Baritone Solos, and Piano

In Thee Is Gladness/Day of Delight and Beauty Unbounded (2020)
SATB, Organ, Brass Quartet, Low Frame Drum

It Is the Lord! (1988, 1996) For TTBB see So Much to Sing About (2004)
1988: SATB, Baritone Solo, Oboe, and Organ;
1996: SATB divisi, Baritone Solo, Flute, and Organ [Augsburg 978-1-4514-7937-9] Preview and Listen

Jesus Christ Imprisoned Sin (1983 and 2019 Editions) Here’s a Midi recording!
1983: Unison, Trumpet, and Organ [Augsburg (1985) 11-2304 OP]
2019: SATB, Flute, Brass Quintet, and Organ

Joy in the Waters of Life (2014)
Unison with Descant, Keyboard, opt. Assembly

Just as I Am (2007) Listen to the LR Choir at the Riga Dom
SS descant over the classic harmony in its original key of C Major.

Kaia’s Baptismal Song (2010, revised 2019)
SATB and Piano with opt. Assembly

Let the Same Mind (2003)
Unison Choir or Assembly and Piano

Let the Same Mind (2015)
SATB w/ Keyboard

Let the Word of Christ Dwell in You Richly (1971-72)
Two-Part Mixed w/ Organ

Let Your Light So Shine (1998) Multiple Editions
1. Original Version: Treble Choir, SATB, Woodwind Quintet, Organ, opt. Assembly
2. Reduced Edition: Treble Choir, SATB, Flute and Organ, w/ opt. Assembly
3. Organ Alone Edition: Treble Choir, SATB, and Organ, w/ opt. Assembly

Make a Joyful Noise (2002) Preview and Listen
SATB, Organ, opt. Assembly [MorningStar Music MSM-50-8507]

My Best Reward [So Much to Sing About] (1996)
Unison with Keyboard

Now Thank We All Our God (2003) Preview and Listen
SAB and Organ, opt. Brass Chorale Interlude [CPH 98-4153]

O Jesus So Sweet (2014, 2019) Two Versions:
1. Two-part Mixed with Organ;
2. ST or SS with Organ or with Oboe & Strings

O Mighty Lord (1984, 1991)
1991: SATB with Organ [Augsburg 11-10015 OP]
1984: SAB with Piano or Organ (Manuscript & Finale Files)

Praise the Savior (1986)
Two-part Mixed w/ Descant, and Organ [Augsburg 11-2458 OP]

Salvation unto Us has Come (2017)
Uses the music of All Who Believe and Are Baptized (2001)
SA or SATB with Organ

So We Do Not Lose Heart (2008, Text rev. 2020) Listen
SATB and Organ with opt. Oboe or Violin

The Call of Isaiah (2010)
SATB and Piano

The Lord Is My Shepherd (1999)
Unison with Organ

The Lord’s Prayer (2006, rev. 2019) Listen
SATB divisi a cappella

The Ten Commandments with Their Meanings as set forth by Dr. Martin Luther in The Small Catechism in popular musical renditions (1989)
Unison, Piano, opt. Flute, opt. Handchimes, opt. Assembly
Outline of a Covenant Theme Service with Narration and Bulletin

This Child of Ours (1988, 1991 Publication)
SATB w/ opt. S/B Solos, Flute, and Organ [Augsburg 11-2532 OP]

This Joyful Eastertide (1994)
SAB with Organ and Handbells

When You Pass Through the Waters (2009, 2010) Listen to the Lenoir-Rhyne Youth Chorus
2009: Unison or Two-Part and Piano [MorningStar Music MSM-50-0501] Preview
2010: SATB divisi and Piano [MorningStar Music MSM-50-0552] Preview
Parts for string accompaniment with piano for both editions.

You Shall Be Called “My Delight” (1983, 2020) from The Wilderness Shall Be Glad
SS, Flute, Organ, and opt. Handbells

You Shall Be My Witnesses/Sing to the Lord a New Song (1988, rev. 2020)
Responses for Mission/Ordination/Saints’ Days
SATB and Organ