Author Archives: Hymnprovisor

Book Update January 2017

I don’t know about you, but I had set my sights pretty high last year. I’ve been trying to finish a book on accompaniment techniques which I had started several years ago, and instead, ended up: Building this website Playing … Continue reading

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“Essentials for the Worship Team Pianist” Webinar

88 Creative Keys is putting on the Essentials For The Worship Team Pianist Webinar on Monday, January 16th from 11am-1pm Eastern Standard Time. The cost is $49 for this two-part, three hour online class taught by Leila Viss, Drew Collins and … Continue reading

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Skill vs. Anointing: The Heart of the Matter

You’ve probably heard someone say, “God doesn’t care what it sounds like, as long as their heart is in the right place.” But is this true? I’ve been thinking about Skill vs. Anointing (or learning a skill, vs. being gifted with … Continue reading

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Sale: James Koerts Piano Music

James Koerts’ piano music is on sale until Friday, December 31, 2016 (11:59pm). These are pretty big discounts. I don’t know where else you can get a collection of 9 brand new Sacred Piano books for less than $12ea. Use … Continue reading

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Questionable Music Theory-Chords

And just for fun, here is a short video about music theory (chords in particular).

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Online classes with Faye Lopez, and Greg Howlett

Take advantage of online classes with Greg Howlett and Faye Lopez!             Beginning in 2017, you will be able to take online classes with Greg Howlett, or Faye Lopez, one of Conservative Christian Music’s most prolific … Continue reading

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How To Read Music

Learn how to read sheet music in two minutes and 15 seconds…kind of. Someone put together this short video, How to Read Sheet Music, highlighting some of the basic musical notations and their meanings in a comical way. Sometimes it’s … Continue reading

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Free Album until Sunday night!

Sorry for the late notice, but until Sunday night, you can get a FREE ALBUM! Greg Howlett is generously giving away his brand new album, Solace, for FREE until Sunday night. As the name implies, it is an album of quiet, … Continue reading

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20% off from Sheet Music Plus!

Hi folks! Just a quick note to let you know that Sheet Music Plus is offering a 20% off discount on choral, piano method, and concert band music until August 23rd so hurry on over and take advantage of this fantastic … Continue reading

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Self-Centered Worship

I have found a helpful bit of advice on modern Self Centered Worship, from Australian worship leader, Darin Browne, at This podcast explores self centered worship, and whether or not “I” songs have become the focus of modern worship … Continue reading

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