The Soundsmith Music™ BlogMy thoughts on music in (and out of) the church.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Free LDS Sheet Music for Ward Choirs Available from SoundsmithMusic.com Salt Lake City, Utah - September 20, 2016 - LDS ward choir directors can access free LDS hymn arrangements from composer Steven Smith via the newly redesigned...read more
Getting consistent attendance is an ongoing process. Here are a few more “best practices” I recommended to encourage better ward choir participation.read more
Ward choir directors are called by revelation and qualified by the Lord as they act in faith. In part, that faith is exercised (and tested) by simply getting choir members together to rehearse.read more
Serving as a ward choir director in the church can be a little overwhelming. Fortunately, the Church provides a number of resources to help.read more
Whoever we are, with whatever music background we possess (or lack), the Lord wants to bless our lives with music. And to do that, sometimes he calls us as a ward choir director.read more
I couldn’t be more enthusiastic about the (re)launch of SoundsmithMusic.com. What does Soundsmith Music 2.0 mean for you? Find out in this article.read more
I’ve loved music since I was a kid. Playing and arranging “by ear” eventually became formalized study in music composition at Brigham Young University, where I met Mack Wilberg…read more