Tom Council
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Choral CD (On request)

1. Prayer for Peace SATB ; Ouachita Baptist U. Singers; ALLIANCE Music Inc. 2003

2. O My Lovely Shepherdess ,TTBB /unacc. The Texas Voices ; COLLA VOCE Music, Inc 2004

3. O Magnum Mysterium , TTBB The Texas Voices; Published COLLA VOCE, late 2009

4. Let Us Break Bread Together, SATB WLP Choir; WORLD LIBRARY PUBLICATIONS 2006

5. In the Bleak Midwinter ,SATB/ acc. The Texas Voices; COLLA VOCE 2010

6. Follow the Drinking Gourd ,SATB The Texas Voices; COLLA VOCE
7. Clap Your Hands, Two Part Hal Leonard Choir;
HAL LEONARD Publications 2006

8. The Angel Gabiel , SATB The Texas Voices; United Methodist Publishing, 2003

9. The Kiss, Varsity Treble Choir of Booker T. Washington HSPVA; ALLIANCE Music Inc, 2008

10. The SunDancer:, SATB with Native American Flute (Flute) The Texas Voices; unpublished 2007

Published Works:

A Boy is Born in Bethlehem (Puer Natus)
1984, SAB Plymonth Music Co. COLLA VOCE

He Whom Joyous Shepherds Praised (Quem Pastores)

Angel Song
SATB, 1992 Hal Leonard Corporation
SSA, 1992, Hal Leonard Cororation

In The Merry Month of May
SSA, 1997, Hal Leonard Cor.

For The Beauty of the Earth,
SSA 1999, Southern Music Co.

Rise Up, O Men of God
TTB, 2000, Hal Leonard Cor.

Prayer for Peace
TTBB, 2003, Alliance Music Publications, Inc (UIL Gr. IV)

Prayer for Peace
SATB 2003, Alliance Music Publication, Inc

‘Tis Spring Time
SATB, 2004, Hal Leonard Cor.

Come, Let Us Use the Grace Divine

O My Lovely Shepherdess

Stars of the Summer Night
TBB, 2005, Hal Leonard Cor.

Clap your Hands
2 pt. 2006 Hal Leonard, Inc (UIL Gr. II)

Let Us Break Bread Together
SATB, 2006, World Library Publications.

Prayer for Praise
Hal Leonard Cor. 2008

The Kiss
Alliance Music Inc. 2008

In The Bleak Midwinter

We are the Music Makers

O Magnum Mysterium

Stars of the Summer Night TBB
RBC Publications 2011

Follow The Drinking Gourd SATB a cappella

Two Gazed into a Pool – SSA a cappella

Christ Lay in a Manger (SATB a cappella) CPH

Four Prayers For Advent, SATB, a cappella  CPH

Scraping Up Sand in the Bottom of the Sea SATB, a cappella, COLLA VOCE

Adam Lay Ybounden SATB, a cappella COLLA VOCE

Adam Lay Ybounden, TTBB, a cappella, COLLA VOCE

Choral Works included in the following collections:

Works by Tom Council on the GBOD

1. All Creatures Of Our God And King (Organ)
2. Angel Gabriel
3. Christ Is Made The Sure Foundation
4. Christ The Lord Is Risen Today (Hymn Intrada IV)
5. Come And Share Our Bread – Contemporary Communion Song
6. Come and Share Our Bread: Praise Anthem for World Communion Sunday
7. Come, Holy Spirit
8. Come, Ye Sinners, Poor and Needy — Choral Introit
9. Doxology And Gloria Patri
10. For All the Saints
11. Gloria Patri (Council)
12. I Have Decided to Follow Jesus (for SATB a cappella choir and soloist)
13. I Will Give Thanks: A Setting of Psalm 111
14. Jesus Walked this Lonesome Valley – Choral Introit
15. Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence (Council) – Choral Introit
16. The Lord’s Prayer – For choir or congregation and choir
17. Musical Setting for Holy Communion
18. O For A Thousand Tongues To Sing (Hymn Intrada III, Azmon)
19. O Sons and Daughters, Let Us Sing: Introit for Easter
20. O Wondrous Sight! O Vision Fair – Transfiguration Hymn
21. Praise God, From Whom All Blessings Flow (Contemporary)
22. Prepare The Way Of The Lord (Council) – Choral Introit
23. Santo (Holy)
24. This Is A Great And Joyous Day – Choral Introit for Easter
25. Uniting Love
26. We Believe in One True God
27. What Wondrous Love Is This: Choral Introit for Lent

28. Be Thou My Vision

29. Christ Has no Body now on Earth

30. o God, We Ain’t What We Oughta Be.

Songs for Sight-Singing Vol 2 HS/JHS . SATB, SAB   1989 Southern Music
Songs for Sight-Singing Vol. 3 JHS/MS Treble 1999, Southern Music
Songs for Sight-Singing Vol 3 HS Treble, 2001, Southern Music

Glencoe Press  ( Hal Leonard Inc.  Music for Sight Reading. 2005
Come, Again Sweet Love Doth Now Invite TBB
Night, TBB
Night, SSA
The River, SSA
From All That Dwell, SATB, SAB
Spring Song, SATB, SAB

Perusal copies of the following titles  may be obtained on request
Sacred Works

O Wondrous Sight, O Vision Fair (Transfiguation Sunday)  SATB, organ  1997/2006.
God Created heaven and Earth (Taiwanesse Melody, SATB, percussion 1997
Mantos Y Palmas (Ruben Ruiz)  SATB, Acc. 2000
At the Name of Jesus  (Vaughan Williams)   SATB  acc. arr. 2002
Pues  Si Vivimos (Spanish Melody) SATB  acc. 2003
O God of Every Nation (with “My Country ‘tis of Thee”)  SATB, acc. 2003
Sing All Creation, TBB, a cappella 2004
We Are One in the Spirit revised 2004
God So Loved The World, SATB a cappella, 2005
All Earth is Waiting, SATB, acc. 2005
Adam Lay Y Bounden  SATB a cappella, 2006
Four Choral Prayers   SATB, a cappella  2006-2007
Like a River
Holy God
Create in Me
Holy One
A New Creed, SATB a cappella, 2007

I.  All earth is Waiting   1998
II.  Come Ye Sinners  1997
III.  I will Praise  the Name of God 1997
IV.  Come, Let us use the Grace Divine,  1998

Light the Advent Candle,  SATB Piano arr. 2004
Witness – SATB, a cappella,  2004
All My Hope is Firmly Grounded  Hubert Howells, SATB, organ arr. 2006
Choral Response – March 2007  (from Choral Prayer “Create In Me.”
Be Thou My Vision, SATB, A cappella, April, 2008

Hymn Intradas (Introduction of hymns for choir and organ)
i.   All Creatures of our God and King  May 1996
II.  Christ is made the Sure Foundation  1997, revised 2003
III. O For a Thousand Tongues to Sing, 1997 revised 2004
IV. Christ the Lord is Risen todayt, 1997, revised 2000, 2003


O Love, How Deep, 1999
Child of blessing  (Baptism) 2006

Hymn Discants
In the Midst of New Dimensions,  2005
O Breath of Life.   2006
When in Our Music  2006

Welcome To the Table  (Communion Setting)  2000, SATB, congregation, Piano, bass,  percusion (two Players), two flutes (optional)

Credo (Nicene Creed)
Lord’s Prayer
Agnus Dei

Secular Works.

Look To This Day – SATB, a cappella  2005
Set Me As a Seal – SATB, a cappella  2006
Follow the Drinking Gourd,  SATB, a cappella,  2006
We Are the Music Makers, SATB and Brass,  2008
Two Gazed Into a Pool, June, 2007
The Kiss,  July 2007
SunDancer  SATB and flute (NAF),  Feb 2008
Scraping Up Sand in the Bottom of the Sea  2009