Virge Jesse Floruit
Setting a well-known Latin text from the Liber Usualis, Michael Austin Miller combines expressive harmony and flowing polyphony to create a gentle and touching anthem. The opening and closing sections develop the chant-like opening motif, enclosing an 'Alleluia' section comprising joyously interweaving lines.
With All Your Heart
Your choir and congregation will love this original piece by Michael Austin Miller with text adapted from Proverbs and Isaiah. Tranquil but resolute, the music reinforces the message of trust and reassurance. Simple, sweet, and scored for SATB voices and piano, this music is easy to learn and rewarding to sing.
Hands of God
Written for the ELCA's 25th Anniversary, this new hymn tune and text by Michael Austin Miller is scored for SATB voices and piano with optional trumpet and soprano descant. The tune is sweeping and majestic, and the choral writing is easy and effective. A Mighty Fortress is quoted near the end.
May Your Soul
A one-rehearsal wonder for your church choir during the season of Advent.