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Kevin Mayhew - Amazing Hymn Offers Catalogue - 2016

Kevin Mayhew - Amazing Hymn Offers Catalogue - 2016 -

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What a Ding Dong! - CDNoel Rawsthorne Noel attacks the organ of Liverpool Cathedral to play carols as you’ve never heard them before!

Take one of the world’s finest organists, playing one of the world’s greatest organs, ask him to work his special magic on many of the world’s favourite Christmas carols and you have ‘What a Ding! Dong!’.

Long before The Beatles merited the title, Noel Rawsthorne, as organist of Liverpool Cathedral, could lay claim to the mightiest Mersey Sound of all. For a quarter of a century from 1955 he thrilled people worldwide with his amazing technique, wondrous versatility and great sense of humour, qualities that are all displayed on this exceptional recording.

Whether Noel Rawsthorne is playing the organ at its quietest, or jazzing it at its loudest, this is all wonderful fun and a must-have for Christmas. Carols will never be the same!
New Seasonal Hymns For Harvest, Racial Justice, Remembrance, PeaceVarious Here is a wonderful new collection of 25 hymns by fine writers that will stir and challenge congregations during this special season of the Church Year. Most of the hymns included have well-known, congregation-friendly tunes, lowered to make them easily singable. A few tunes have been used that are less familiar and these have all been recorded with full vocals on the accompanying CD.
Preludes Amazing June Nixon Preludes Amazing is a breathtaking collection of Preludes on fifty of the best-loved hymn tunes by our ever-popular composer June Nixon.

They are full of musical felicities, easily playable and a delight to the ear. Just take a look at the contents!

The music in this book is extracted from Hymns Amazing.
(1450453 - ISBN 9781848678125).
Songs To Shake Us UpJohn Campbell John Campbell has written 200 innovative hymn texts that succeed in stirring and challenging us to address serious issues that affect church and society.

Quirky, distinctive and forthright, his lyrics don’t pull any punches.John has quite deliberately chosen well-known, congregation-friendly tunes, lowered to make them easily singable, so that the hymns can be sung immediately, with the focus on the words, not concentrating on learning a new tune.

There are just 15 tunes not usually found in a hymn book and these have all been recorded with their full lyrics on the accompanying CD. Also included is a CD-Rom of the complete texts of every hymn in the book for reproduction on service sheets.

John’s outstanding lyrics set us free to explore and express our faith and celebrate the love of life in all its fullness that lay at the heart of Jesus’ ministry.
Songs for a Servant ChurchJohn Cox, & Various Composers A rich blend of traditional, well-loved tunes and contemporary compositions has yielded this fine collection of hymns and songs that challenge the Church to live up to its calling to be a servant, both of God and his world.

Written out of deep personal faith and a powerful sense of justice and social concern, these hymns and songs will assist congregations in their worship to reflect the gospel imperative to serve in love and truth.

Featuring the following outstanding Kevin Mayhew authors and composers

Malcolm Archer, Jan Berry, Lucy Berry, Rod Boucher, Sean Bowman, Basil Bridge, Michael Cockett, Peter Dainty, Nick Fawcett, Michael Forster, Barbara Glasson, Andrew Grinnell, Susie Hare, Val Hawthorne, Garth Hewitt, Michael Higgins, Jean Holloway, Martin Leckebusch, Edwin Le Grice, Christopher Massey, Colin Mawby, Kevin Mayhew, Andrew Moore, June Nixon, Geoffrey Nobes, Noel Rawsthorne, Alan Rees, Alan Ridout, Betty Roe, Christopher Tambling, Sarah Watts and James Wright.

Edited by John Cox.
Hymns Amazing June Nixon Fifty of the finest, like they've never sounded before, plus a prelude on every one!

Hymns Amazing does what it says and provides the most amazing arrangements of fifty of the most popular hymn tunes that will have your congregation gasping in awe and admiration!

Each has an introduction, alternative harmony, (as well as the original harmony so you don’t also need a hymn book on the music stand), an interlude before the last verse, a feel-good last verse harmony, plus these full-length preludes on the tunes.

An incredible 252 pages of glorious music.
The Greatest Love - CDSusie Hare An inspiring collection of 20 deeply moving praise and worship songs, showcasing the wonderful talent of this popular Christian songwriter and pianist.
Songs of Joy - Spirited New Hymns - MP3Various Our authors and composers have contributed thousands of new compositions to the worldwide Church for over 40 years and continue that tradition of which we are so proud with these new songs.

On this CD you will hear freshly-minted words and music by Sean Bowman, Nick Fawcett, Michael Forster, Susie Hare, Martin E. Leckebusch, Kevin Mayhew and Geoffrey Nobes.

Vocalists: Cate Mellor, Paul Barker and Hannah Mayhew
Good Morning Tuesday!Sarah Watts, Nick Fawcett Twenty more songs for collective worship, with themes that include valuing self, compassion, forgiveness, humility, generosity, social concern and hope.

Some songs are upbeat and simple, suitable for Key Stage one, but there are also songs for Key Stage two that tackle world and moral issues. Sarah’s and Nick Fawcett’s greatest talents are their abilities to write contemporary words and tunes that everybody wants to sing.

Includes 2 CD's
Essential Repertoire For The Church Organist Christopher Tambling Essential Repertoire for the Church Organist is a comprehensive volume of organ music, providing a wide variety of interesting repertoire for the student organist. The book is divided into two parts, with Part 1 containing music written for manuals only, whereas Part 2 has pieces for both manuals and pedals.
That Glorious Day - CDVarious Our authors and composers have contributed thousands of new compositions to the worldwide Church for over 40 years and continue that tradition of which we are so proud with these new songs.

On this CD you will hear freshly-minted words and music by Sean Bowman, Nick Fawcett, Michael Forster, Susie Hare, Martin E. Leckebusch, Damian Lundy, Kevin Mayhew and Geoffrey Nobes.

Vocalists: Cate Mellor, Paul Barker and Hannah Mayhew
More Essential Repertoire For The Church OrganistChristopher Tambling More Essential Repertoire for the Church Organist is a comprehensive volume of organ music, providing a wide variety of further repertoire for the student organist. The pieces have been selected from the recently revised lists for the Associated Board organ examinations, starting with pieces required for Grade 4 and progressing to the more challenging repertoire set for Grade 8. This anthology of organ pieces is a practical and economical way for organ examination candidates to approach the exciting and challenging repertoire set for each level.
Carnival New Hymns For Children - CDVarious Our authors and composers have contributed thousands of new compositions to the worldwide Church for over 40 years and continue that tradition of which we are so proud with these new songs.

On this CD you will hear freshly-minted words and music by Sean Bowman, Nick Fawcett, Susie Hare, Martin E. Leckebusch, Damian Lundy, Kevin Mayhew and Geoffrey Nobes.

Vocalists: Cate Mellor, Paul Barker, Hannah Mayhew
Peace Of A Garden - CDVarious Our authors and composers have contributed thousands of new compositions to the worldwide Church for over 40 years and continue that tradition of which we are so proud with these new songs.

On this CD you will hear freshly-minted words and music by Sean Bowman, Peter Dainty, Nick Fawcett, Michael Forster, Jean Holloway, Martin E. Leckebusch, Kevin Mayhew and Geoffrey Nobes.
200 Last Verses for Manuals (Revised 2015)Noel Rawsthorne Matches the keys in all major hymn books, plus even lower settings

This revised edition of Noel Rawsthorne’s famous collection of last verse harmonies matches the keys found in the most recent major hymn books, as well as those that have been in use for many years and now includes even lower settings
200 More Last Verses for Manuals (Revised 2015)Noel Rawsthorne Matches the keys in all major hymn books, plus even lower settings

A further 200 last verses, following on from the success of the first collection. As before, this revised edition matches the keys found in the most recent major hymn books, as well as those that have been in use for many years and now includes even lower settings.
Good Morning Monday! Sarah Watts Fun but thought-provoking songs to introduce the values and issues addressed in daily collective worship.

The collection includes songs about justice, patience, caring, friendship and sharing. Some songs are upbeat and simple, suitable for Key Stage one, but there are also songs for Key Stage two that tackle more serious world and moral issues. All these songs have a contemporary feel that will appeal to primary and middle school children.

The first in an exciting new series of songbooks from our bestselling composer Sarah Watts.

Includes 2 CD's
No Pianist For Assembly? No Problem! (Not Too High To Sing Edition!)Recorded and Produced by Christopher Brooke & Kevin Duncan 13 Superb quality CD' s containing instrumental backing tracks for 425 popular hymns and songs used widely in assembly.

We have lowered the keys to make singing easier and more comfortable no more strained voices!
Ten Pieces for Trumpet and OrganComposed By Noel Rawsthorne Ten festal pieces for trumpet in B flat with organ accompaniment, ideal for adding a celebratory touch to any occasion.

For the average parish organist who is fairly competent with pedals.
Worship Songs We Love - 3CDVaroius An uplifting collection of well-loved praise and worship songs, old and new, with beautifully sung lyrics.
50 Pieces for Organ – Book 1Selected by Kevin Mayhew Attractive Service Music for the Church Organist

Here is an impressive collection of 50 pieces for the intermediate standard player. Featuring a mix of celebrated and less prominent composers, there are plenty of choice pearls to be found.The contents range from preludes to interludes and communion pieces to voluntaries, with a selection for manuals only.
The wide variety of styles and moods ensures that there is something suitable here for most occasions.
Manuals Only - Attractive Pieces for the Church OrganistSelected by Kevin Mayhew 34 outstanding pieces for the organist who is not confident with pedals. Featuring the same mix of prominent and lesser known composers, this collection of pieces comprises a wide variety of styles and moods, ensuring that most occasions are covered.
50 Pieces for Organ – Book 2Selected by Kevin Mayhew Attractive Service Music for the Church Organist

50 further outstanding pieces for the intermediate standard player. Once again, there is a good blend of recognisable and less well-known works, from preludes to postludes and communion pieces to toccatas, with a selection for manuals only. Most occasions are catered for from the wealth of styles and moods.
Ten Trumpet Tunes for OrganComposed By Noel Rawsthorne Ten festal tunes for weddings and other special occasions.

For the average parish organist who is fairly competent with pedals.
Interludes for Organ Over 100 short pieces, listed by key, which are perfect for covering any gaps in the service. While some are modal in flavour, others follow the standard major or minor scales and all make for beautiful, easy listening.
Organ Works - Sheet MusicGrimoaldo Macchia Twelve new classics for every occasion - These new compositions for organ by the Italian composer and organist Grimoaldo Macchia are a joyful expression of a desire to praise God. They are suitable for both the church organist or a celebratory addition to any concert.
William Lloyd Webber Centenary Collection - The Divine CompassionWilliam Lloyd Webber

The Divine Compassion is a major work, a full-length cantata for tenor and baritone solos, chorus and organ, with a text based on the Gospel of John.

Like all Lloyd Webber's compositions this one is melodic, skilfully written, romantic and lovely to sing.

Hymns We’ve Always Loved - Words Revised A large-print words edition to complement the 3 CD set (sold separately). Ideal for churches, hospices, retirement homes and day centres, fans of hymnody will delight in singing along to this collection.
Instrumental Worship 2 - 2 CD Set A collection of beautiful instrumental music, perfect to help inspire or reflect during times of prayer
Something Old, Something New - Spiral bound Here under one cover are sixty best-loved organ pieces for weddings. This comprehensive collection includes the standard repertoire by Wagner, Mendelssohn, Bach and Handel alongside many other beautiful pieces for playing before the service and during the signing of the register. There are also sparkling toccatas by Dubois, Pachelbel and of course, Widor to send the happy couple out in style.
Hidden Gems for Manuals - Spiral bound A broad and varied selection of music which will prove useful for many occasions, offering something different from the standard repertoire.
The Choral CollectionGeoffrey Nobes Many of the anthems in this collection are settings of words which the composer has known for a long time. Most of the pieces are arrangements of songs which were originally written for the three CDs published by Kevin Mayhew and which have lent themselves to new treatments. All of them are reflections on the beauty and meaning of some profound and lovely words.
Improvisations for Organists - Spiral BoundChristopher Tambling This is the essential book for the organist who would love to improvise but doesn’t at present possess the necessary skills. Christopher Tambling’s approach is systematic, practical and encouraging. It begins with the simple decoration of hymns using cadences, ornaments and modulation and moves on to look at larger structures and freer forms. There are suggestions for further exploration of Baroque, Classical and Romantic models, with exercises and harmony hints throughout to encourage confidence and creativity.
Justice like a riverGarth Hewitt Singer, songwriter and author Garth Hewitt has been recording songs for nearly 40 years and has released around 40 albums. Garth’s music and writing reflect a spirituality of hope and a simple way of life that rejects violence and affirms equality and human rights. ‘The Christian faith impels us to seek justice – we see this especially in Jesus’ ministry, and in the message of the prophets and so it is very clear that God loves justice. It is an integral part of the gospel and this is what Jesus did – ministering to the people that were marginalised and oppressed – ministering to the people that didn’t count in his time.’ ‘God Loves Justice’ – Gustavo Parajon – doctor, pastor and peacemaker of Nicaragua (1935-2011)
No Organist? No Problem! Sixty Children's Worship Songs - Words Edition This book contains all the words to the sixty favourite, modern-day worship songs on the CDs, this is an essential resource booklet for any church.
Chants - Vocal Score Geoffrey Nobes The Chants of Geoffrey Nobes collected together in one book. Taken from his first three outstanding albums - Heavenly Light, Heavenly Peace and Heavenly Love, this is perfect music to accompany prayer, meditation and reflection.
The Complete Book of Prayer Chants - Melody Here, under one cover, are 72 beautiful and contemplative settings by the three major contemporary composers in this genre: Keith Duke, Geoffrey Nobes and Margaret Rizza. Many of these chants consist of a short text set to music which is sung repeatedly, so that those singing or listening can enter into the meaning of the words calmly and without hurry. Other chants adopt a verse and refrain pattern. They are all intended to be as flexible in use as possible, to enhance and complement your worship.
All the Songs you'll ever need to create your own Christmas musical

To help with music selection there is a useful index to suggest how each song might be used. For example, if you have a surfeit of travellers (and which school doesn’t?) hey presto! there are songs which will be ideal for moving all those bodies from one side of the stage to the other. If the innkeeper wants to add to his script, there’s a song especially for him. Snowmen, Santa and Stars will be delighted there is music just for them.

With this collection, all the important moments of the Christmas story are provided for with something for each key stage. A musical feast is guaranteed, with as much or as little dialogue as you might want to add. And as a bonus, we have recorded every song!

The Organists Collection - Spiral bound Fifty hidden gems for organ from the sixteenth to twentieth centuries. A broad and varied selection of music which will prove useful for many occasions, offering something different from the standard repertoire.
Praise and worship chords The 200 most popular praise and worship songs on the CCLI list, arranged for guitar or keyboard, in this easy-to-read spiral-bound size. With this great collection, there is something for everyone!
100 Easy-to-Play All-Time Favourite Worship Songs - B Flat 100 easy-to-play arrangements for B instruments, of well-loved worship songs. All in player-friendly keys to suit all ages and abilities. Guitar or keyboard chords included.
100 Easy-to-Play All-Time Favourite hymns - B Flat 100 of the bet-known hymns arranged for clarinet, trumpet or tenor sax, with chords for guitar or keyboard. All in easy-to-play keys to suit all ages.
Rest in Peace - CD Calming music ideally suited to funeral services, beautifully performed on the piano by Kevin Duncan.
No Organist? No Problem! Funeral Hymns - 3CD Set The last thing you need at a funeral service is to have no organist to accompany the congregation. No problem! This 3-CD set contains backing tracks for popular hymns suited to funeral services, meaning the congregation will never have to sing alone and you’ll have one less thing to worry about.
Jack's in his BoxAli Dee This magical musical for 4-7 year olds has 10 catchy songs, many of which can stand alone to be used throughout the year for different purposes – action songs, songs about weather, toys and play, songs to play instruments to. Additional activities link to these songs to support PSHE and Citizenship curriculum work or for children to explore on their own. Children, teachers and families will love this tale of friendship and play!
Red Hot Song Library - Pentatonic SongsSarah Watts Welcome to the wonderful world of the Red Hot Song Library, by the wonderful Sarah Watts, an amazing resource to help teachers introduce singing that is fun, relaxed and successful.
Red Hot Song Library - Ostinato SongsSarah Watts Welcome to the wonderful world of the Red Hot Song Library, by the wonderful Sarah Watts, an amazing resource to help teachers introduce singing that is fun, relaxed and successful.
Our Singing School – Songs for Special Occasions - 8 CD set + I CD-ROM These songs are perfect for classroom sing-alongs or an assembly. Whether it be someone’s birthday or a harvest festival,Our Singing School – Songs for Special Occasions supplies backing tracks to suit the occasion. Words to every song are included on the CD-ROM.
Hymn Tunes in Lower Keys Every organist knows the congregation mantra, ‘we can’t sing up there!’ and not everyone has the skills to immediately transpose tunes down a tone or even two. Here’s the answer: a Kevin Mayhew mega collection which in many cases gives two or even three different keys for 314 hymn tunes. The result: your congregation will be delighted that the organist has come down to their level!
Jerusalem NewsDenis O’Gorman and Kevin Duncan Breaking news! A child is born in Bethlehem! This entertaining new musical based on the Nativity story is told in the format of a live news broadcast. Interviews with a wide range of characters are interspersed with some really catchy songs. A fun and up-beat musical for Key Stages 1-2. CD includes both demo and backing tracks with colourful instrumentals.
Hymns To Praise Our God - 15 Disc Set

The purpose of Hymns to Praise our God is to provide under one cover a collection of hymns and worship songs that will be sufficient for many churches, chapels and home-based groups. All the favourites, universally loved and sung by Christians, are here as well as a full track list for ease of use.

This 15-disc set contains the backing tracks to all the hymns in Hymns to Praise our God

Essential worship Song Collection - Book 3 Words for the 200 Favourite worship songs in No Music Group? No Problem! 3
200 More Last VersesNoel Rawsthorne This revised edition of Noel Rawsthorne's second collection of last verse harmonies matches the keys found in the most recent major hymn books as well as those that have been in use for many years. These colourful, manageable arrangements add a touch of spice to the harmonies of an unsuspecting hymn tune, and are tailored specifically for the average parish church organ.
Melodies of the Isles Thirty-two stunning new pieces based on traditional melodies. These may be used to provide a new and unusual twist to services, or simply played for pleasure.
The Great Spirituals Sixteen improvisations on favourite Spirituals. From slow and thoughtful to quick and jazzy, there is something here to suit every occasion. These may be used to provide a new and unusual twist to all-age services, or simply played for pleasure.
Just Jazz - Funky pieces for OrganHeather Hammond Funky music, expertly arranged for Organ by Richard Lloyd. Contains 23 pieces in a wide variety of exciting, moderns styles from blues to ballads, reggae to ragtime. Especially useful for young people's and all-age services.
The Church Organist - Volume 4Christopher Tambling Here is a method that trains organists properly for the traditional role of accompanying hymns and providing suitable service music. It is a comprehensive approach that introduces the techniques of organ playing step-by-step. Aimed at pianists of grade 5 standard plus, The Church Organist begins by introducing the organ – its console, manuals and stops – before exploring the pedals, good manuals and pedals technique, coordinating hands with feet, proper use of stops, the basics of improvisation and many other skills important to today’s church organist.
100 Easy-to-play All Time Favourite Hymns 100 best-loved hymns for Grade 1-2 ability
Never Let the Songs EndMartin E Leckebusch This collection of 124 new hymns by Martin Leckebusch highlights the vitality of contemporary hymn writing and its place in modern worship. Inspired by a vibrant tradition which stretches back several hundred years, and which has nourished Martin's own walk with God, the texts cover a broad range of themes and almost all can be sung to familiar tunes. Hymns frequently anchor our faith in the big story of God's plan of salvation; the often remind us of our belonging to one another as well as to Christ; they help us to explore what discipleship means in different situations; and they offer possibilities in narrative, lament, reflection and other styles. These texts are offered with the prayer that they may become part of that one great song of praise which will find its fulfilment only in the age to come.