Tag Archive: Music Director/Leader/Chairperson

Teaching Youth to Lead Music

Fun ideas for teaching youth to lead music: Use glow sticks! Turn off the lights and let the fun ensue! (Katie) Tell youth they will be invited to lead the music during sacrament.  It’ll help them stay on task! (Deanne) “In my conducting class at BYU we had to draw the different patterns in front of us on the chalk board at the right height and size and then we…
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Can we stand to sing during sacrament meeting?

In short, yes, it’s okay to stand to sing during an LDS sacrament meeting service.  I’m never sure where these weird rumors get started — I blame the Utahns. Congregational Singing Most Church meetings are enhanced by the singing of hymns. Music provides a primary means by which members participate in Church worship services. Congregational singing has a unique and often underused power for unifying members as they worship together….
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How To: Lead Music

Downloaded from: http://ocdprimarychorister.blogspot.com/2014/01/how-to-lead-music.html I’ve seen the topic come up several times recently,  Do you need musical talent to teach Primary Singing Time?My answer is: not necessarily.  The most important part of being Primary Chorister is helping the children to learn the principles in the songs we teach through the Spirit.  We can show respect, reverence, and love without an ounce of musical ability.  Before I was called, I was a symphony…
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Who Can Find a Virtuous Woman

I have recently been asked to sing at the funeral of a dear friend, and I want to share the music and the experience with you. She was my visiting teaching companion and a wonderful example of service and temple work. She befriended me from the start when I moved into my new ward in Hawai’i, and I grew to admire and love her dearly.  She planned her whole funeral…
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Christ Silhouette

This is a silhouett version of the Christus Statue with some alterations for ease of printing.

Stand in Holy Places – Free Sheet Music from Hillary Abplanalp

This free sheet music was shared by Hillary Abplanalp. Thank you, Hillary! Hillary has also graciously provided a free MP3 version of her song. You can burn it to CD or put it on your MP3 player. Please feel free to share it with your youth. Use of the files are free for noncommercial home and church use.

2010 LDS Primary Theme: I Know My Savior Lives

The 2010 Primary Theme has been released: “I Know My Savior lives“. The new book is an improvement over years past — you’ll be excited when you see it! It’s written much like Preach My Gospel. Following is a preview of the monthly sections for the themes. I will post information below that relates to the theme as it becomes available. I Know My Savior Lives: Sharing Time and Sacrament…
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