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Dr. Stan Pethel


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Dr. Stan Pethel is Chair of the Fine Arts at Berry College near Rome, Georgia. He has been on the music faculty there since 1973. He holds Bachelor of Music and Master of Fine Arts degrees from the University of Georgia and a Doctorate of Musical Arts degree from the University of Kentucky. In addition to his duties as Chair of the Fine Arts at Berry College, Dr. Pethel teaches music theory, composition and arranging, world music, and low brass lessons.

He is a widely published composer and arranger with over 850 works in publication with 23 different publishers. His writing includes works for choir, piano, organ/piano duet, symphonic band, jazz ensemble, orchestra, handbells, solo instrument and piano, and various chamber music ensembles.

He is married to Jo Ann Pethel, a pianist and music educator. They have three grown children - Mary Ellen, a high school history teacher and coach; Rob, a music educator; and Joseph, a Health and Physical Education major at Berry College.

Songbooks and Collections (See Individual Arrangements)

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Stan Pethel : Gospel Voices - Volume 2 : SATB : 01 Songbook :  : 884088544423 : 161774266X : 35027789

Stan Pethel : Gospel Voices - Volume 2

Review: Here is the much anticipated sequel to the best-selling collection, "Gospel Voices." In that popular compilation, Stan Pethel arranged a number of gospel standards for choirs of any size. The need for Volume 2 soon became clear, and the results are an outstanding new gathering of gospel favorites!

Songlist: I'll Fly Away, Jesus Is Coming Soon, Sheltered In The Arms Of God, Step Into The Water, A Wonderful Time Up There (Everybody's Gonna Have A Wonderful Time Up There)

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7851b | Songbook $5.95 | SATB add item to cart

Stan Pethel : He Is Exalted (Collection) : SSA : 01 Songbook :  : 073999416664 : 08741666

Stan Pethel : He Is Exalted (Collection)

Review: Here's a dynamic collection tailored especially for women's voices as only Stan Pethel can arrange. He Is Exalted contains eight singable, easily-prepared, winning selections. This is a resource you'll use time and again with ensembles, women's choirs and trios. Available: SSA, ChoirTrax CD, Preview Cassette, Preview Pak.

Songlist: Find Us Faithful, Revive Us, O Lord, How Beautiful, Lord, I Lift Your Name On High, Glorify Thy Name, Thy Word, He Is Exalted, We Will Glorify, I Love You Lord

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4239b | Songbook $5.95 | SSA add item to cart

Stan Pethel : The Sunday Exaltation Choir Kit : 2-Part : 01 Songbook :  : 073999420869 : 08742086

Stan Pethel : The Sunday Exaltation Choir Kit

Review: The Sunday Exaltation Choir Kit is your answer to a variety of worship needs! Use this Kit to create truly integrated services when resources and time are limited. The Kit is also perfect for smaller choirs any time, plus youth choirs, senior choirs, ensembles and more! The 2-part (optional SATB) voicing makes each arrangement easily learned and performed. The Worship Resources are themed around each song in the book. The Complete Kit contains 10 books (with worship resources, including spoken calls to worship, performance notes and more) and a fully-orchestrated ChoirTrax CD. Includes: Shine, Jesus, Shine; As the Deer (with My Faith Looks Up to Thee); Majesty (with Come, Christians, Join to Sing); More Precious than Silver (with When I Survey the Wondrous Cross); Shout to the Lord. Available: 2-Part Mixed, Preview Cassette, Preview Pak, ChoirTrax CD, Complete Kit.

Songlist: As The Deer, Shine, Jesus, Shine, Majesty, More Precious Than Silver, Shout To The Lord

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4242b | Songbook $4.95 | 2-Part add item to cart

Stan Pethel : The Sunday Gospel Choir Kit : SA(T)B : 01 Songbook :  : 073999417968 : 08741796

Stan Pethel : The Sunday Gospel Choir Kit

Review: Here's a truly authentic Gospel celebration! Contains singable, celebrative medley arrangements of favorites: We Shall Rise, Just a Closer Walk, The Lily of the Valley, Precious Memories, In the Sweet By and By, and more. The Complete Kit contains 10 choral books, a ChoirTrax accompaniment CD, and worship resources. The easy SA(T)B voicing makes it easily prepared for a variety of occasions. Available: SA(T)B, ChoirTrax CD, Complete Kit, Preview Cassette, Preview Pak.

Songlist: By And By, The Lily Of The Valley, Just Over In The Gloryland, Precious Memories, Hallelujah, We Shall Rise, When We All Get To Heaven, Just A Closer Walk With Thee, What A Friend We Have In Jesus, Sweet By And By, I Am Thine, O Lord

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4240b | Songbook $4.95 | SA(T)B add item to cart

Stan Pethel : Gospel Voices : SATB : 01 Songbook :  : 747510073635 : 1592351395 : 35008403

Stan Pethel : Gospel Voices

Review: Here it is at last! This is the gospel collection that you have been waiting for. Stan Pethel has assembled a terrific cache of the world's greatest gospel songs and arranged them for choir. The tracks have an authentic Smoky Mountain feel to them and you will find the arrangements to be easy to sing and so rewarding.

Songlist: I'm Standing On The Solid Rock, Just A Little Talk With Jesus, A Mansion On The Hill, Movin' Up To Gloryland, Sweet Beulah Land

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7852b | Songbook $5.95 | SATB add item to cart Gospel Arrangements

Individual Arrangements (See Songbooks and Collections)

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Song NameArrangerComposerArtistItem TitleFormatTrax
Jesus Is Coming SoonStan PethelStan PethelJesus Is Coming SoonSheet Music (SATB)MORE DETAILS 
Sing a New SongStan PethelLarry Pugh (editor)10 Anthems for about 10 SingersSongbookMORE DETAILS 
The Morning TrumpetStan PethelStan PethelThe Morning TrumpetSheet Music (SATB)MORE DETAILS