Apr 10 2013

Behold Our God Intermediate Piano Duet

four-handsMy boys have been after me for a while to write an arrangement of this song for them. The words and tune (chorus especially) are both absolute home runs! We just sang it as part of our 7th Anniversary service at my church this past weekend, in fact, and I commend it to you for use in your own congregation. You can find the words here. My boys are reaching a level where they are playing some pretty difficult stuff, so I am classifying this as an intermediate level piece. The use of sixteenth notes, bigger chords, and significant ledger line reading requirements are the things that (to me) push this up from student to intermediate. But, I think that could also make it a nice duet for regular church pianists or even piano/organs duets? It is certainly my hope you may find it useful. I’d love to hear any feedback you might have for me after you’ve listened and viewed it below (or after you have used it if you decide to buy it)!

  

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Nov 16 2012

Free: Angels We Have Heard On High – Early Intermediate Piano Duet

I thought I would share this piece in case anyone else might be able to use it for this Christmas. It’s a 4-hand one-piano duet I just finished up for my boys to play. (side note: I use the Alfred Premier Piano Series to teach my boys and they are currently in Book 3…that’s how I came up with the difficulty level and what musical elements to employ.) I really enjoyed writing this, as in all my years of writing this is my first attempt ever at a piano duet of any kind! If you decide to use this piece, I’d really love any feedback on anything you liked about it and any ideas to make it better. Click on the links below to listen to the piece and view/download the music for free (I’ll leave it up for free until the end of the year). God bless!

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