COVID-19 and Service

In light of the current coronavirus pandemic, I find the following words from Martin Luther (circa the 16th century) both comforting and convicting: "I shall ask God mercifully to protect…

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“Borning Cry” Backing Track

Five years ago (wow!) I created a custom backing track arrangement of “Borning Cry” for my wedding. It’s occurred to me that others may want to use this piece, so here it is (right-click links to save): [mp3 | wav]

Feel free to use this however you wish, but please credit the original author of the hymn: John Ylvisaker.

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The Water is Wide

I recently had the great pleasure of playing "The Water is Wide" on accordion for a wedding. As part of that process, I took the time to transcribe the melody…

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