Publications in music for worship

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Some of this material has been published or reprinted elsewhere; some has been prepared for conferences or courses; some has won awards or recommendations. Where known, these are listed below (chronological order of publication).

In addition, many pieces have been used in places as diverse as Iceland, India, South Africa and America.


Title Type Publication (Award) Publisher (Organisation) Date Comments
Come bless the Lord Anthem Christian Music magazine Herald House, UK 1991  
Lift up your heads

How long, O Lord?
Psalm setting (24)

Article
Worship Live (12) Stainer & Bell 1998  
Top-down or bottom-up? Invited paper World Church Music Symposium   1998  
Reprint of paper AngliCan Arts (Canada)   1998  
Finchale Priory Hymn tune Millennium Hymn Competition: placement in top sixteen St. Paul's Cathedral 1999  
In the beginning God played with the planets

Long ago God spoke to people
Children's songs Sound Bytes Stainer & Bell 1999 Available Stainer & Bell
Gospel acclamations Liturgical setting Harold Smart composition competition: in top five RSCM 2000  
We believe in God the Father Song-style hymn tune: Hill Meadows Music for Common Worship (Vol 1) RSCM 2000 RSCM backed out at last minute: space over-run
God has gone up Psalm setting (47) Sing a new song MWF 2000  
Various Modern hymn tunes Wesley Music for the Millennium Wesley Chapel, Bristol 2001 Available from Methodist Publishing House
If you should note what we do wrong Psalm setting (130) Sing a new song MWF 2001  
Give to your King your judgement, O God Psalm setting (72) Worship Live (21) Stainer & Bell 2001  
Two tunes; other material written to my tunes. Modern songs Whatever Name or Creed Stainer & Bell 2002 See Sound Bytes above. Available Stainer & Bell
Modern music; psalms; varied styles Correspondence Bulletin 231 Hymn Society of Great Britain and Ireland 2002  
Let the peoples praise you, O God Psalm setting (67) Worship Live (26) Stainer & Bell 2003  
You were in the form of God Congregational song Worship Live (27) Stainer & Bell 2003  
Great and wonderful Congregational song Spring Harvest 2004 songbook Spring Harvest 2004 Available from Spring Harvest
How long, O Lord? Article Notes magazine Methodist Church Music Society (MCMS) 2004  
How are we to sing our songs to you? Congregational song Worship Live (33) Stainer & Bell 2005  
Soft the evening shadows fall Carol setting The Carol Book RSCM 2005  
God indeed is my deliverer Congregational song Song search prize-winner Fuller Theological Seminary Brehm Center 2005  
Restore us again Psalm setting (80) Sing a new song MWF 2006  
How long, O Lord? Article Baseline MWF 2006  
How shall we sing the Lord's song? Book   ServiceMusic 2006 The psalm settings collected into convenient book form. Contact me directly: t.d.lee@servicemusic.org.uk
Elvet Banks Tune Lutheran Service Book (Hymnal) Lutheran Church Missouri Synod (LCMS) 2006 Also in various publications related to the LCMS hymnal project.
Nevilles Cross Tune High Days and Holy Days SCM Canterbury Press 2007 ISBN 978-1-85311-819-7. Available: SCM, Amazon
Come bless the Lord Anthem All God's Children Ontario Alliance of Christian Schools 2007-2008 ISBN 978-1-894292-83-2
ISBN 978-1-894292-77-1
God has gone up Psalm setting (47) Worship Live (40) Stainer & Bell 2008  
How shall I sing that majesty Hymn descant A Scholar's Yearbook Recording by Southampton choir Cantores Michaelis 2008  
Earth was waiting, spent and restless Carol/song setting Sing a new song MWF 2008  
God has gone up Psalm setting (47) Season by Season RSCM 2008 ISBN 978-0-85402-167-3
Great Lord and God, we greet this day Wedding hymn Durham Sings! Friends of Durham Cathedral 2009 ISBN 978-0-9544825-1-0
Great and wonderful General worship song 'Praise!' Trust online resources 'Praise!' Trust 2009  
Crown him with many crowns Descant BBC Songs of Praise BBC 18 April 2010  
Light of the world, you stepped down Chorale Prelude (organ; solo and piano; etc.) Sing a new song MWF Autumn 2010  
Four hymn tunes, including a setting of Day by day, dear Lord Hymn and song settings Singing the Faith Methodist hymnbook Methodist Church; Hymns Ancient & Modern September 2011 ISBN 978-1-84825-067-3
Seven psalm settings Hymn tunes; blues; adapted plainsong; worship songs Psalms for All Seasons: A Complete Psalter for Worship CRCNA and RCA (Reformed Churches in North America) December 2011 ISBN 978-1587433160
Out of the depths Hymn Durham Newslink Diocese of Durham January 2012  
Psalm 36 Psalm setting Lift Up Your Hearts Faith Alive Christian Resources 2013 ISBN 978-1-59255-559-8
Four tunes (Clayport Gate, Coniscliffe, Kingsgate Bridge, Wharton Park) Hymn tunes "In Melody and Songs": Hymns from the Psalm versions of Isaac Watts Darcey Press 2014 ISBN 978-1-889079-59-2
In chaos and nothingness Creation hymn Used at Annual conference of "Hymn Society of Great Britain and Ireland" and "Charles Wood Summer School". Hymn Society; Charles Wood Summer School; 2014  
Make straight the way Trinitarian lifestyle hymn "Churches Together in Berkshire" annual conference and magazine.   2015  
Make straight the way Trinitarian lifestyle hymn "Worship in the City" United Churches of Canada 2015  
We see the eyes of Mary shine Tune for Christmas carol by Andrew Pratt "More than Hymns" Stainer & Bell 2015 ISBN 978-0-85249-944-3

Other activities

In addition to music in local churches my activities have included:

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Last updated: 2nd September 2015