Danos un bello hogar (Give Us a Lovely Home); New music to a Spanish text

June 2, 2021
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This Spanish hymn is perfect for Mother’s or Father’s Day, or any family-themed event. Last year, the pastor of the Spanish congregation of White Plains United Methodist Church, Rev. Edith Salazar, asked me to put something together for Mother’s Day. The text of  “Danos un Bello Hogar” (© 1979 Broadman Press) is a translation of.. read more →

Podcast featuring Dr. Abe

April 26, 2021
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Dear siblings in spirit,  I was honored to be interviewed on a podcast of Christian composers, called “The Magic of Music,” produced by Dave Ellingson. Some of my music is Christo-centric, some of it interfaith, some secular, some serious, some humorous. As I say in the attached video announcement, I hope it is new and.. read more →

Fruit of the Fruit of Our Love

February 18, 2021
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On Valentine’s Day, 2021, I uploaded to YouTube a love song which I wrote for my first granddaughter.  I hope it touches your heart and puts a smile on your face!  Here’s the link.  https://youtu.be/6RL8BwSRHeQ The music score is also available on this website. Go to <Media> , click on <Sheet Music> and scroll to.. read more →

MLK, Jr. interfaith celebration, Cary, NC

January 12, 2021
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I am honored to have been asked to participate again this year in the MLK, Jr. Interfaith celebration in Cary, NC, January 17, 3:30 PM. The theme of the conference  – selected months ago – will be “Chaos or Community.”  How appropriate for these days!  I will be performing my song, “Do Justice, Love Kindness,”.. read more →

We Are Grateful – Church Without Walls

August 5, 2020
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8/5/2020This song was commissioned to celebrate 162 years of ministry of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church (OSLC) in Milwaukee, WI. The final service took place on Sunday, July 26, 2020. Although the physical doors will close, the community will continue as will the many “ministries begotten here” such as The Next Door Foundation, and others.OSLC was.. read more →