Timeless Treasures (Celebrated Folk Melodies with Stirring Hymn Texts for Medium Voice). By Thomas Fettke. For medium voice and piano. Sacred Vocal. Vocal score and accompaniment CD. Published by Lorenz Publishing Company (LO.30-2784L).
Compiled and arranged by Tom Fettke and Thomas Grassi, "Timeless Treasures" is an anthology of precious gems for vocal solo, offering some of the most celebrated folk melodies of all time in unique pairings with beloved traditional hymn texts. The folk melodies span a wide range, from American to Irish and Welsh to a German folk song famously set by Brahms. The lyrics represent some of the best-known hymn texts and are appropriate for performance in concerts and for general and seasonal worship. The lovely piano accompaniments delightfully complement the voice, and the included accompaniment CD provides a handy rehearsal or performance aid.