Published Works

Preaching to the Choir: The Care and Nurture of the Church Choir

2003
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (0-8066-4675-6)

Tune My Heart to Sing: Devotions for Choirs Based on the Revised Common Lectionary

1997
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (10-36130)

Book Review

The Choral Journal
November 2010

"Super Summer Suggestions for Church Musicians"

Church Music Workshop, Vol. 15, No. 2
May-August 2005

"Singing the Word - Hymns as Partners in Proclamation"

Liturgy, Vol. 16, No. 2 (Journal of the Liturgical Conference)
Winter 2000

Two Articles

Journal of Church Music

Two articles and five hymn studies

The Chorister (Journal of The Choristers Guild)

Build New Bridges

2017
For Unison Voices, Optional Two-Part, and Optional Keyboard
Republished in Children in Worship Vol. 3
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (978-1-4514-6254-8)

Enviado: The Lord Now Sends Us Forth

2016
For Two-Part Voices, Keyboard, and Rhythm Instruments
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (978-1-5064-2202-2)

All Nature Sings for Joy

2015
For SATB Voices and Organ
Ball Publishing Company (BCMP-WWANSFJ)

O Love, That Will Not Let Me Go

2015
For SATB Voices, Viola, and Keyboard
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (9781451498936)

What Is the Reason?

2015
For Unison Voices and Keyboard
Ball Publishing Company (BCMP-WWWITR)

O God, My Faithful God

2014
For SATB Voices, Flute, Keyboard, and Optional Congregation
MorningStar Music Publishers (MSM-50-2810)

You Are a People Holy

2014
For SATB Voices and Organ
Ball Publishing Company (BCMP-WWYPH)

Sisters and Brothers, Family of God

2011
For Unison or Two-Part Voices and Keyboard
Children Sing in Worship
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (978-145140180-6)

Worthy Is God to Be Praised

2008
For SATB Voices, Organ, and Optional Brass
GIA Publications (G-6994)

I Sing a Song of the Saints of God

2006
For Two-Part Voices, Flute, Keyboard, and Optional Congregation
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (0-8006-3204-4)

Proclaim the Reign of God!

2005
For SAB Voices and Keyboard
Zimbel Press (#Z229)

As This Broken Bread

2003
For Two-Part Mixed Voices
Reprinted in Augsburg Easy Choirbook Vol. 1
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (0-8006-7602-5)

A Little Extra Food

2002
For Unison Voices and Optional Flute
Abingdon Press (0687080436)

Jesus, Be Our Bread

2001
For Unison Voices and Optional Congregation
GIA Publications (G-5439)

Song at the Well

2001
For Unison Voices and Optional Two-Part
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (0-8006-7465-0)

Partners in Christ's Ministry

2000
For SB Voices and Optional Congregation
A.M.S.I. Music Publishers (#827) (now The Lorenz Corporation)

Build New Bridges

1998
For Unison Voices and Optional Two-Part
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (11-10879)

God is Praised in Music

1997
For SB Voices, Optional SATB, and Optional Handbells
Abingdon Press (02725-X)

Come, Ye Faithful, Raise the Strain

1996
For Two-Part Voices and Flute
Church Music for Children, Year 3
Abingdon Press

New Beginnings

1996
For SATB Voices and Optional Congregation
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (11-10849)

Spreading Your Love

1996
For Unison Voices, Optional Two-Part, and Optional Handbells
Abingdon Press (02667-9)

Sing a Song of Festive Joy

1995
For Unison Voices, Flute, and Oboe
Church Music for Children, Year 2
Abingdon Press

The Holy Meal

1995
For Unison Voices, Optional Two-Part, and Optional Flute
A.M.S.I. Music Publishers (#719) (now The Lorenz Corporation)

Spreading Your Love

1994
For Unison Voices and Optional Handbells
Church Music for Children, Year 1
Abingdon Press

Consecrated, Lord, to Thee

1993
For Two-Part Voices
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (11-10330)

Baptized in Water

1992
For Unison Voices and Optional Handbells
Out of print
Augsburg Fortress (11-10202)

Christ is Risen! Shout Hosanna!

1986
For Two-Part Voices and Handbells
The Choristers Guild (CGA-428; bell-CGB-96)

Three Songs for Advent

1984
For Unison Voices
Out of print
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (3-8404)

As This Broken Bread

1982
For Two-Part Mixed Voices
Out of print - re-released by Augsburg Fortress
Concordia Publishing House (98-2581)

Light One Candle to Watch for Messiah

Text and Arrangement
2013
Glory to God: Hymnal of the Presbyterian Church in the USA

Pitney

Tune (texts by Rusty Edwards)
2013
Uncommon Mercy: Songs from a Dozen Lands
Selah Publishing Company

Christ Is the World

Tune
2007
Fear Not, Little Flock: Hymns of Rae E. Whitney Volume II
Selah Publishing Company (125-403)

God Created Life for Living

Text and Tune "Baltimore"
2007
Commissioned for the Region III AGO Convention

Light One Candle to Watch for Messiah

Text and Arrangement
2006
Evangelical Lutheran Worship
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (978-0-8066-5618-2)

Renewing Worship Songbook

Member of Editorial Committee
2003
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (0-806607050-9)

Watch for Messiah

Text and Arrangement
2001
Singing Our Faith: A Hymnal for Young Catholics
GIA Publications

Pitney

Tune
1999
Together in Song: Australian Hymnbook II
Harper-Collins Publishers

Laughter

Tune
1996
Over the Waves of Words: Hymns and Songs by Richard Leach
Selah Publishing Company

Light One Candle to Watch for Messiah

Text and Arrangement
1995
With One Voice: A Lutheran Resource for Worship
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (978-0-8066-0051-2)

Bush By the Fire Illumed, Paramount, Laughter, Blarson, and True Peace

Tunes (Bush By the Fire Text and Tune)
1994
New Songs of Rejoicing
Selah Publishing Company

Watch for Messiah

Text and Arrangement
1988
Hymnal for Catholic Students
GIA Publications

Credo for Organ and Trumpet: Settings for Festive Occasions

2016
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (978-1-5064-1375-4)

Settings of Liebster Jesu and Alles ist an Gottes Segen

2016
Augsburg Organ Library: Reformation
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (978-1-5064-1360-0)

Four Settings for Organ

2015
Hymn Prelude Series
Concordia Publishing House

Five Settings for Organ

2014
Hymn Prelude Series
Concordia Publishing House

Five Settings for Organ

2013
Hymn Prelude Series
Concordia Publishing House

Lasst uns Erfreuen

2013
The Organist’s Companion Vol. 35 No. 6, September 2013
Wayne Leupold Editions (WL620050)

Come Ye Faithful, Raise the Strain

2010
The Organist’s Companion Vol. 32 No. 3, March, 2010
Wayne Leupold Editions (WL620029)

Partita on “Come Down, O Love Divine” for Organ Duo

2010
Commissioned for the 2009 Region III convention of the American Guild of Organists
MorningStar Music Publishers (MSM-10-768)

Four Hymn Settings

2009
Introductions and Alternate Accompaniments for Organ for Evangelical Lutheran Worship, Volume 5
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (978-0-8006-3918-1)

One Hymn Setting

2009
Introductions and Alternate Accompaniments for Organ for Evangelical Lutheran Worship, Volume 9
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (978-0-8006-3922-8)

Three Hymn Settings

2009
Introductions and Alternate Accompaniments for Organ for Evangelical Lutheran Worship, Volume 10
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (978-0-8006-3923-5)

Two Hymn Settings

2009
Introductions and Alternate Accompaniments for Organ for Evangelical Lutheran Worship, Volume 8
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (978-0-8006-3921-1)

Eight Settings

2008
Evangelical Lutheran Worship: Simplified Accompaniments
Augsburg Fortress Publishers

Golden Breaks the Dawn: Partitas and Preludes for Worship

2008
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (978-0-8006-2163-6)

Nineteen Settings

2008
Introductions and Alternate Accompaniments for Organ for Evangelical Lutheran Worship (multi-volume series)
Augsburg Fortress Publishers

O My Soul, Adorn Yourself with Gladness

2008
The Keyboardist’s Year Vol. 2 No. 5, July 2008
Wayne Leupold Editions

Savior of the Nations, Come

2006
The Keyboardist’s Year Vol. 1 No. 1, November 2006
Wayne Leupold Editions

Introductions and Accompaniments to "Tif In Veldele" and "Gelobt Sei Gott"

2005
Pull Out the Stops: Congregational Song Accompaniments for Organ, Volume 2
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (0-8006-7768-4)

Water, Word, Meal: Preludes on Hymns for Baptism, Proclamation, and Communion

2005
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (0-8006-7755-2)

"Marching to Zion" Suite for Organ

2004
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (0-8006-7698-X)

Harmonies of Liberty: A Collection for Organ

2003
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (0-8006-7575-4)

Suite on "Eternal Father Strong to Save"

2003
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (0-8006-7569-X)

“Hymn to Joy” and “Earth and All Stars”

2003
Augsburg Organ Library: Fall
Augsburg Fortress Publishers

Lord, Your Hands Have Formed this World

2002
Organ Music for the Seasons Vol. III
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (0-8006-7564-9)

A November to Remember: An Organ Collection for All Saints, Thanksgiving, End Times

2001
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (11-11122)

Credo for Trumpet and Organ

2001
Concordia Publishing House (97-6918)

Light On Your Feet: A Collection for Organ with Minimal Pedal Volume II

2001
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (11-11121)

People, Look East; The King of Glory Comes; Light One Candle to Watch for Messiah; and Wake, Awake, for Night is Flying

2000
Reprintings in Augsburg Organ Library: Advent
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (11-11034)

Praise to the Lord, the Almighty

2000
Reprinting in Augsburg Organ Library: November
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (11-11033)

Suite on "Bright and Glorious Is the Sky"

2000
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (11-11041)

Two Settings on “Beach Spring”

2000
Augsburg Organ Library: Lent
Augsburg Fortress Publishers

Prelude, Meditation, and Finale on “Darwall’s 148th”

1997
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (11-10809)

Suite on “O Day Full of Grace”

1997
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (11-10827)

Boundless Grace

1996
Five Hymn Preludes (out of print)
A.M.S.I. Music Publishers (OR 26)

Light One Candle

1996
Advent Organ Collection
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (11-10720)

Processional Dialogue on “Coronation”

1996
Church Music Workshop Vol. 6 No. 2
Abingdon Press

Intros and Accompaniments to "Forest Green", "Ideo Gloria", and "Laudes Domini"

2003
Let It Rip! At the Piano Vol. 2
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (0-8006-7580-0)

Holy Spirit, Ever Dwelling

2013
Ring and Rejoice! Vol. 7 No. 4
The Lorenz Corporation

Festive Prelude on “In Babilone”

1990
A.M.S.I. Music Publishers (now The Lorenz Corporation)

Psalm Prelude in C Minor

1981
Choristers Guild

Psalm Tone and Six Refrains

1996
Psalter for Worship
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (3-551)

No Doubt About It

1995
For Unison and Two-Part Voices, and Optional Instruments
Abingdon Press

"Jesus, Be Our Bread"

2009
Come to the Table: Music for First Communion
GIA Publishers (G-6050)

"Spreading Your Love"

2000
Refrain only
Reprinted in With Hearts and Hands and Voices
Abingdon Press

"Jesus, Shepherd Us, Your Sheep" and "To the Banquet, Come"

1999
Unison voices
LifeSongs
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (11-10940)

“We Need Bread,” Jesus Said

1997
For Unison Voices
In Vacation Bible School curriculum, and in Songs for Sunday School
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (14-3400)

E-M-M-A-N-U-E-L

1997
In Vacation Bible School Curriculum
Concordia Publishing House

Prelude on "Covenant"

2016
On CD “Susan Keck Foster Plays Organ Music from Home Moravian Church”
Home Moravian Church, Winston-Salem, NC

Three Arrangements

2009
On CD “Rejoice! Another Christmas with the Lesters”
RWYA Recordings

God with Us, Emmanuel

2008
On CD “Celebrate Jesus! Volume 1”
Concordia Publishing House (1-78777-05953-8)

Settings of “I Wonder as I Wander” and “Go Tell It on the Mountain”

2005
On CD “A Family Christmas with the Lesters”

Light One Candle to Watch for Messiah

2000
Text
On CD “Joining Hearts and Voices” Choir of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, New York, NY
Augsburg Fortress Publishers (3-308)

Pitney

2000
Tune
On video prepared by the United Churches of Australia