Jayne Southwick Cool A composer & arranger of hymns, works for brass, woodwinds, organ, piano, & choirs. Retired church musician, having served as organist and choir director for 15 years & worked in children’s music ministry for over 25 years. Taught classroom music, bands, & choirs in public & parochial schools. Was a private horn teacher for many years. Served on the Worship Committee of the NEOS of the ELCA for 6 years (3 as Chair). Is a member of Choristers Guild, written articles for \\\\\\\"The Chorister\\\\\\\", been a guest conductor/clinician at children’s choir festivals in OH, PA, and VA. Has been a presenter for The Hymn Society, ALCM, The Fellowship of United Methodists in Music & Worship Arts, & The OH District of the LCMS. Presently live in Nort

I\\\\\\\'ve contributed two major hymnals & two supplements, have a collection of original hymns and tunes, & composed 61 tunes for Lectionary hymns by Gracia Grindal coming out in the summer of 2017. My publishers include Augsburg Fortress, Choristers Guild, Concordia, G.I.A., Hope, Live Oak House, Selah, and Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc.. A number of my hymns, tunes, and arrangements have been selected as winners in competitions by The Hymn Society; The Brehm Center for Worship, Theology, and the Arts; Macalester Plymouth United Church; and Fairmount Presbyterian Church. Hymns, anthems, brass arrangements, and choral settings have been commissioned by churches and schools. Two of my scripture songs appear on a Faith Inkubators Music Guild


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