Site Map - continued
A Children's Choir - how do you get one started?
Choirmaster, Minister, parents and choristers all work together to form a Children's Choir. Follow these guidelines for success in this great way to train our future church musicians.
Forming a choir - the skills you need
Once you have a choir you need to develop it. What skills will you need to form your group of singers into a lean, mean, singing machine?
Sight-reading - how it's done
Sight-reading is one of those abilities you're born with ... or is it? Andrew Wright shows how anyone can learn to sight-read.
Organist - how to work with your Minister
Arguments over liturgy, music and boundaries can mar relationships between Organist and Minister. Here's some down-to-earth advice on prevention, or - if necessary - cure.
Church Choir Music composition - write music yourself!
Read this "how-to" article on composition by leading church music composer Colin Mawby and you can write choral music for your church choir.
A Music Commission for your Church Choir
It's easier than you may think to get a music commission specially for your Church Choir or Organ. What better memorial could you have for all your hard work?
Colin Mawby's biography
As a performer Colin Mawby has had a great influence on the direction of church music, but he is most widely-known as a prolific composer, his compositions played all over the world.
Top Twenty - lists of popular choir music
Stuck for inspiration? Check out our Top Twenty lists of popular choir music, graded for ease of performance. There are favourites for children's choir, Gregorian Chant, and lots of hymns.
Where can I find music?
We get so many requests to help find music - here's our Detective page, to help you track it down.
Music for Church Choirs - Links and Resources
Here's our page of Links to favourite church music websites ... and one or two surprises.
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