What Wondrous Hope A Service of Promise, Grace and Life Series: PraiseSong Easter Choral SATB, Score & Parts, Score & Parts, Praise Band, ChoirTrax CD, SPLIT TRAX, Preview CD, CD 10-PAK, Preview CD Pak, REHEARSAL TX Authors: Joseph M. Martin, Heather Sorenson Artists: Anne Herring, Michael W. Smith, Lacey Sturm, Keith and Kristyn Getty
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Joseph M. Martin Joseph M. Martin Joseph Martin (b. 1959 ), a native of North Carolina, earned his Bachelor of Music degree in Piano Performance at Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina. Subsequently he earned a Master of Music degree in Piano Performance at the University of Texas, Austin. Joseph taught for five years in the Piano Pedagogy Department of the University of Texas. His piano teachers include Jimmy Woodle, David Gibson, Amanda Vick Lethco, Martha Hilley and Danielle Martin. While at Furman University, he was accompanist for choral director and composer Milburn Price and, inspired by his teaching, Martin began to compose. He is a member of the staff of Shawnee Press as Director of Sacred Publications, with responsibilities for overseeing the editorial and creative direction of the company’s sacred publications and also coordinating the recording and production aspects of future sacred publishing efforts. Joseph has performed solo piano recitals and has been the featured artist with symphony orchestras in the United States and Mexico. As winner of the Nina Plant Wideman Competition, he performed with the Guadalajara Symphony Orchestra. His solo recital in Ex-convento del Carmen was broadcast nationally throughout the country. Though he continues to perform in concert, he now devotes his efforts to playing in churches and for conferences of church musicians His first solo piano recording, American Tapestry, was nominated for a Dove Award. This album, along with his other recordings (Songs of the Journey, Celtic Tapestry, and A Christmas Tapestry) has been enormously popular in the sacred and secular markets. He has recorded for Yamaha's Disklavier series and has composed hundreds of commissioned works. Recognized throughout the United States for his many choral compositions, over 1200 compositions are currently in print and the list continues to grow. His composition ""Pieta"" was recently honored with an award from the John Ness Beck Foundation. In 2008 he was inducted as a National Patron of the Delta Omicron International Music Fraternity. Along with Mark Hayes and David Angerman, Joseph has co-authored a fully graded, progressive piano method for the Christian student called Keys for the Kingdom. His major works include nearly 40 choral cantatas and extended works and Song of Wisdom, a choral tone poem based on the best-selling children's book, Old Turtle. His music can be heard in such diverse locations as Carnegie Hall in New York City; the Lawrence Welk Theatre in Branson, Missouri; and in hundreds of worship services in churches across the United States and Canada. In addition, his works have been performed in cathedrals in Germany, Austria, England, Ireland, Scotland and Austria. Joseph lives in Austin, Texas with his children Jonathan and Aubrey and his wife Sue. Publications by Joseph M. Martin
James Stevens James Stevens Dr. James M. ""Jimbo"" Stevens (b. 1961) is a published composer of over 200 songs with more than 20 national companies. His music includes works for adult, youth, and children's choirs, handbells, and piano books. Stevens received an undergraduate degree from Samford University, Birmingham, AL; a Masters of Church Music from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY; and a Doctorate of Musical Arts in Composition from the University of Kentucky in Lexington, KY. Without Love…We Have Nothing, a song that Stevens and Joseph M. Martin co-wrote, continues to be an international sensation with more than 200 different commercial CDs containing it being recorded. It is now being sold and exported all over the world in virtually every musical format. Stevens has won numerous ASCAP Standard Composition Awards and is in demand for his commissioned anthems. Dr. Stevens is currently the Chairman of the Music Department of Free Will Baptist Bible College in Nashville, TN where he resides with his wife, Machelle and daughter, Heather. Publications by James Stevens
J. Paul Williams J. Paul Williams J. Paul Williams (Dec. 29, 1937 - Feb. 17, 2010) received his Bachelor of Music degree from Oklahoma Baptist University and Master of Music degree with emphasis in theory and composition from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. For 35 years he served as Minister of Music in Oklahoma, Texas and Arkansas - from 1975 until 1992 at Calvary Baptist Church in Little Rock. In 1992, he became a full-time lyricist and clinician. Inspired by his robust Christian faith, Paul became one of the nation’s most renowned lyricists of choral music, relying on a concise writing style to successfully convey messages of Scripture through his words. Mr. Williams led reading clinics, choral workshops, and adult, youth, and children's conferences nationwide, from California to Washington, D.C., and Canada. He is credited with 900 titles, which are carried by 25 publishers, in both the school and church markets. Since 1992, he has been a lyricist only, collaborating with over 50 composers, including Joseph Martin, Mark Hayes, James M. ""Jimbo"" Stevens, Patti Drennan, Benjamin Harlan, Lloyd Larson, David Lantz, and others. His works have been sung by church, school, and community choirs throughout the world. Publications by J. Paul Williams
Calendar of Events Calendar of Events Conventions & Shows Piano Workshops Choral Workshops Instrumental Workshops Technology Workshops Drum/Percussion Workshops Conventions There are no Conventions at this time. Piano Workshops ALPHABETICAL BY STATE/PROVINCE/COUNTRY There are no Piano Workshops at this time. Choral Events Call the sponsoring dealer for more information or to register. Joy of Singing - Dallas July 9 - 11, 2020 Pender's Music Company & Hal Leonard isi - 1-800-772-5918 Embassy Suites/Denton Convention Center Clinician - J. Jacobson, R. Emerson, R. Dilworth, G. Gilpin, M. Huff, R. Eckert, & J. Mlynczak Click for More Information Joy of Worship - Dallas Saturday, July 11, 2020 Pender's Music Company & Hal Leonard - 1-800-772-5918 Embassy Suites Denton Clinician - Joseph M. Martin, John Purifoy and Click for More Information Sing-a-bration Thursday, July 9 Pender's Music Co. & Hal Leonard - 1-800-772-5918 Embassy Suites/Denton Clinician - Greg Gilpin Click for More Information Joy of Worship - Atlanta Tuesday, July 14, 2020 J. W. Pepper - Georgia & Hal Leonard - 1-800-345-6296 or (770) 941- 9100 Hilton Garden Inn Atlanta Airport / Millennium Cnt Clinician - Joseph Martin & Brad Nix Click for More Information Joy of Singing - Atlanta July 14 - 15, 2020 J. W. Pepper - Georgia & Hal Leonard - 1-800-345-6296 or (770) 941-9100 Hilton Garden Inn Atlanta Airport/Millennium Cent Clinician - John Jacobson, Cristi Cary Miller, Mac Huff, Greg Gilpin, Joni Jensen Click for More Information Joy of Singing - Minneapolis July 22 - 23, 2020 J. W. Pepper - Minnesota & Hal Leonard - 1-800-345-6296 or (952) 938 - 0028 Wooddale Church Eden Prairie, MN Clinician - John Jacobson, Roger Emerson, Emily Crocker, and Christine Bass Click for More Information Joy of Worship - Minneapolis Wednesday, July 22, 2020 J. W. Pepper - Minnesota & Hal Leonard - 1-800-345-6296 or (952) 938 - 0028 Wooddale Church Eden Prairie, MN Clinician - Pepper Choplin & Brad Nix Click for More Information Joy of Singing - Seattle July 27 - 28, 2020 J. W. Pepper - Washington & Hal Leonard - -800-345-6296 or (425) 291-9400 DoubleTree Seattle Airport Clinician - John Jacobson, Mac Huff, Greg Gilpin and Carrie Tennant Click for More Information Joy of Worship - Seattle Monday, July 27, 2020 J. W. Pepper - Washington & Hal Leonard - 1-800-345-6296 or (425) 291 - 9400 DoubleTree Seattle Airport Clinician - Heather Sorenson, John Purifoy and Stacey Nordmeyer Click for More Information Joy of Singing - Columbus July 30 - August 1, 2020 Stanton's Sheet Music & Hal Leonard - 1-800-426-8742 or (614) 224-4257 Stanton's Sheet Music Columbus, OH Clinician - John Jacobson, Roger Emerson, Cristi Cary Miller and Jonathan Palant Click for More Information Instrumental Events ALPHABETICAL BY STATE/PROVINCE/COUNTRY There are no Instrumental Events at this time. Technology Events There are no Technology Events at this time. Drum/Percussion Events There are no Drum/Percussion Events at this time.