Tag Archives: song

All the world (draft #3) – feedback please!

My Acts / Pentecost song for our small group has gone through a big re-write, with a different tune in the verses, of which there are now three, and the bridge is gone. Here's a rough (as in my piano playing) ...

New Song: All the world (first draft – in progress)

Our small group has started a study through Acts, which semms like a good time to try and write a song about being an international group (an idea I've had since we moved to Germany). So here's my first draft, ...

This changes everything

Here's Keith Green Matt Papa again for Resurrection Sunday:   This song by Ben Cantelon is also good:

It is finished

Hell was silenced when you cried 'It is finished' This is a great song by Matt Papa. Fair warning: the video uses footage from The Passion film, and is thus graphic; though when it cuts to images of people from all ...

Hymn retune: O 4 1k tongues

I know there's already a few retunes of this hymn out there, never-the-less, here's mine: Oh for a thousands tongues to sing by therealfindo Lead sheet still to come.

New Song (draft): You are the holy one [mic test]

I wrote the lyrics to this one months ago, and recently rewrote the music. Seemed like a good candidate for testing out my new mic. For recording I used my Zoom H4 as the I/O ASIO device and Sonar LE. I ...

New Song (draft): “He is exalted”

UPDATE 14/04/2012: A more recent version of this song has been posted here. --- After my recent recording session I've been inspired to get back into some songwriting, as it's been a while! Simone R put up a draft of some lyrics she's ...

Angels we have heard on high, sweetly shouting o’er the play

In case you haven't seen this one doing the rounds, here is a special Advent video that will make you giggle:    

Can you hear the difference? From demo to master

This is a pretty interesting post demonstrating the evolution of a song from a demo to a mastered recording. You can hear the examples of the song's progress:  

Rock of Ages – new setting

A new setting of Rock of Ages I recently reworked: