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HymnCharts Classic

New Recording, Remix
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A note from Don Chapman: When I started HymnCharts years ago I didn’t bother to record my arrangements because I assumed everybody knew the hymns. How wrong I was! Excited about my Thanksgiving arrangement of “Come Ye Thankful People Come” I was surprised to find out at rehearsal that not…

NEW Powerpoint Files

After redesigning the hymncharts website last year I noticed how dated (and basically unusable) the Powerpoint files were. Over the past few weeks my team has completely rebuilt all the Powerpoint files, converting them to the widescreen format and updating them to a more modern worship lyric style: Lyrics are…

Amazing Grace 2004

General, New Recording
LISTEN: POP demo | LISTEN: ORC demo from arranger Don Chapman: 05.20.21 New instrumental parts uploaded along with an ORC demo (orchestrated) and various key options for the stereo tracks. 04.28.21 I originally released Amazing Grace 2004 on April 23, 2004. So now, seventeen years later, I’m finally releasing a recording so…

Fairest Lord Jesus

Fairest Lord Jesus
LISTEN: POP demo | LISTEN: ORC demo   Originally arranged way back in 2002, Fairest Lord Jesus was one of my first hymncharts arrangements. I’ve now recorded it for the first time with vocal demos, stereo tracks and multitracks, added transposed chord charts and have enhanced the vocal and instrumental parts. Here’s…

Free Key Change

Ideas, News, Video
Some of you may already have discovered this but I’m late to the party 🙂 I’ve just discovered that the Free Finale Notepad (Windows only) can change the key of 75% of hymncharts arrangements! Over the years I’ve tried using the Free Finale Notepad but it just didn’t work that…

All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name

General, Remix
LISTEN: POP demo | LISTEN: ORC demo   Happy new year from hymncharts! Along with the new website I wanted to refresh my flagship arrangement of All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name. I’ve remixed and remastered the vocal demos, stereo tracks and multitracks. The SATB, SAB, synth strings and instrumental parts…




Sing We Now of Christmas

In the Studio: Sing We Now of Christmas

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Away In A Manger

Recording Session Vocalists: Away in a Manger

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We love HymnCharts…it has helped us start an orchestra ministry in our small church! The parts are accessible and don’t leave the same “gaps” as most orchestrations. We appreciate what you do. God bless your ministry!

Josh Erisman

FBC Strafford
Strafford, MO

I use your charts almost every Sunday, and love them. You have done such a great job giving new life and spirit to old hymns. Your website is easy to use, and all charts are so accessible. Well done!

Susan Hutchinson Banning

Rockland Community Church
Golden, CO

Our congregation is incredibly receptive to your quality arrangements of the old hymns. The elder saints can still hear the tune they love so much and generation x/z feel like they’re singing new praise and worship songs and are digging the “deep” lyrics. I think your product is the best on the market.

Doug Hewitt

First Baptist Church
Riverview, FL

I just wanted to say how much I am thankful for your work. Trying to blend hymns with modern worship songs is extremely difficult. You site is bridging the gap.

Barry Bouchillon

Trinity Baptist Church
Fulton, MS

I just want to say thank you for doing this. It is REALLY hard to find all the things you’re offering in one place WITH a small orchestration. I just joined our church up! A+.

Brandon Snow

Fellowship Baptist Church
Rome, GA

I want to sing, “Have I told you lately that I love you…!” Your Advent/Christmas hymn arrangements have made this season (for 3 years now) so easy & wonderful!

Wendi Arms

First Presbyterian Church
Greer, SC

These arrangements are great – we have a worship band and don’t usually include many hymns, but since I’ve found this site I’ve used at least one per week – great job!

Kent Drake

Bright Christian Church
Lawrenceburg, IN

I use your hymns every week. HymnCharts is part of my job description. I don’t plan a service without it. I also recommended this site to my friends from other churches.

Sam Ruiz

Ridgeway Alliance Church
White Plains, NY