SheetMusicDeals.com is proud to sponsor a Reading Session by Dr. Michael John Trotta hosted and organized by Bert Fox of Sacred vocal music for Church Choir.
Please join us on Monday, April 9, 2018 from 7:00-9:00 pm at White Plains United Methodist Church, 313 SE Maynard Road, Cary, NC 27511.
Bert Fox is Choir Master at White Plains United Methodist Church and Choral Director at Lufkin Middle School. Mr. Fox is a thought leader in developing church choirs and is the force behind White Plains United Methodist Church’s premier last November of Michael John Trotta’s composition, “A Light Shines in the Darkness”. He is also a Choir Director at Lufkin Middle School and specializes in working with emerging choirs and young adult voices in the Wade County School system.
Michael John Trotta is an internationally recognized composer, conductor, and music educator with award-winning commissions. His compositions are frequently performed both by professional a cappella groups, such as Caritas in Charlotte, and many of his works are staples of the Junior High and High School curriculum. In February, Dr. Trotta announced his new series at the Texas Music Educators Association that will published by Carl Fischer under Denise Eaton and within the BriLee program. In March, Dr. Trotta will travel to Italy to conduct his recent composition, The Seven Last Words, published by ECS/Morningstar.
The Reading Session on April 9th will include the following scores that have been selected specifically for church choirs. The music contains a range of styles, publishers and genres, including works offered by Chorister’s Guild, BriLee/Carl Fischer, ECS/Morning Star, Philip Stopford, and JW Pepper. There are arrangements suitable for a range of choir capabilities and sizes. Dr. Trotta will suggest growth strategies for choirs through the repertoire selection. The list is designed as program suggestions for the liturgical year that build building strength, independence, reading ability and intonation.
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The $50 Registration Fee is 100% redeemable towards sheet music through store credit at www.SheetMusicDeals.com. Participants are eligible to receive a 15% discount on their purchase of reading session materials as well as free shipping. The promo codes are good for up to three months after the Reading Session.
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- Lord Is My Shepherd by Michael John Trotta, SATB, #SMD-HRMG1738
- You Are In This Place by Michael John Trotta, SAB, #SMD-HRMG1735
- Irish Blessing by Trotta, Michael John Trotta, SATB, #SMD-HRMG1741
- Exultate Justi by Dan Davison, SA(T)B, #CF-BL1031
- Be Thou My Vision by Russell Robinson, SATB, #CF-CM9551
- Were you There? arr. Brian L. Hanson, SATB, #CG-CGA1533
- A Spotless Rose by Tom Shelton, SATB, #CG-CGA1517
- Let the Children Come by Mark Barrows, SATB, #CG-CGA1531
- What a Friend We Have in Jesus, arr. Matthew J. Armstrong, SATB, #CG-CGA1530
- A Resting Place by David Rasbach, SATB, #CG-CGA1532
- Still Small Voice by Karen Marrolli, SATB, #SMD-50-8124
- Prayer for Peace by Michael John Trotta, SATB, #ZS-MSM-50-8511
- Into Your Hands by Michael John Trotta, SATB, #ZS-MSM-50-3979
- I Shall See by Michael John Trotta, SATB, #ZS-MSM-50-8092
- Be Still and Know by Michael John Trotta, SATB, #ZS-MSM-50-6415
- Amazing Grace by Michael John Trotta, SATB, #ZS-MSM-50-5212