• The Music of the Moravian Church in America
    Copyright 2008, edited by Nola Reed Knouse This book places Moravian music in cultural and religious context and demonstrates the varied roles that music played in one of America's most distinctive ethno-cultural populations. The chapters examine sacred and secular works, both vocal and instrumental. Preface by the Rev. Nola Reed Knouse, Ph.D., Director of the Moravian Music Foundation
  • 12 Moravian Hymns
    Selected by John H. Gisler
  • Moravian Book of Worship
    The "Blue" Moravian Hymnal in hard cover.
  • Sing to the Lord a New Song: A New Moravian Songbook
    Sing to the Lord a New Song: A New Moravian Songbook celebrates the musical gifts of today's Moravian Church in North America. Spiral bound, with laminated full-color cover; 6" x 9"; 148 pages.
  • New Release (2016). First republished by MMF in 1957. In 1873, Rufus Grider published his Historical Notes to capture the musical life of Bethlehem, from the beginning to the 1870's. Reprinted in 2016 by the Moravian Music Foundation and the Moravian Historical Society (Nazareth, PA) in honor of the 275th Anniversary of Bethlehem.

  • A Loving Home's a Happy Home

    A Loving Home’s A Happy Home: 19th-Century Moravian Parlor Music

    by Lisetta and Amelia Van Vleck, Carl Van Vleck & Francis F. Hagen

    Issued by New World Records, this is a two-CD set, (Disc 1 has 15 tracks, Disc 2 has 16) with a variety of vocal and piano music by Salem, NC composers. It will transport you to another time, as though you’re listening to an evening recital in the parlor of your friend’s home.
  • A Moravian Music Sampler
    Edited and arranged by Karl Kroeger, 1974
  • All Needful Gifts
    Six hymns by Nicholas Ludwig von Zinzendorf Translated by C. Daniel Crews and Nola Reed Knouse, 1999
  • At the Lamb's High Feast, Moravian Celebration of Holy Communion
  • Be Now and Evermore Our Head
    Six hymns by Nicholas Ludwig von Zinzendorf Translated by C. Daniel Crews and Nola Reed Knouse, 1996
  • By A Spring - David Moritz Michael (1751-1827)
    David Moritz Michael (1751-1827), who initiated the use of the wind ensemble for the Whitmonday celebration, wrote two suites specifically for this day: the Wasserfahrt, or "Water Journey," in 1809, and Suiten Bey einer Quelle zu blasen, or "Suites to Play by a Spring," presumably in 1810. Music sample and track list found below in the full description
  • Cheer, Boys, Cheer! Music of the 26th N.C. Regimental Band, CSA (Volume 2)
    Among the rarities in the Moravian Music Foundation's collections are the only known complete sets of band books from a confederate band in the American Civil War. These were brought to Salem (now Winston-Salem, North Carolina) because the 26th North Carolina Regimental Band C.S.A. was comprised wholly of Moravian musicians from Salem. Track list and full description found below.
  • The 1784 Choralbuch by Christian Gregor is a landmark in Moravian music and history. Along with the Gesangbuch (hymnal) of 1778, the Choralbuch has shaped Moravian hymn-singing for more than two hundred years. The tunes in this facsimile edition are those compiled, edited, and newly-composed by Gregor (1723-1801) for use in Moravian worship, completing the codifying work begun thirty years earlier by Johann Daniel Grimm. Since many Moravian anthems include allusions to, or literal transcriptions of, hymn tunes, this is an invaluable resource for scholars of Moravian vocal music. This facsimile publication was first printed in 1984, two hundred years after its initial publication. It includes an extended introduction by Martha Asti, with a summary of Moravian history and church music, Gregor’s life, and a brief history of Moravian hymnody. Also included are Gregor’s original introduction, which was written as advice primarily for organists accompanying congregational song, in a clear and accurate translation by Karl Kroeger; and a study of sources for the Moravian tunes in the Choralbuch prepared by James Boeringer. This 2016 reprint includes a newly-prepared index of common tune names for many tunes included in the book, prepared by Barbara Strauss. (For instance, someone looking for SLEEPERS WAKE will find it referenced as tune 230 in the Choralbuch.) The tunes in the Choralbuch are notated with soprano and bass parts along with figured bass, with the soprano part in soprano clef (not the modern treble clef).
  • Chorales And Music Of The Moravian Church Band – Blue Books
    This chorale book is voiced in SATB. The following is the instrumentation breakdown of the individual books for the BLUE books. The BLUE books contain 175 different tunes (different from those in the GREEN book) including Rock of Ages and Amazing Grace. Additional information is found in the Product Description below
  • Chorales And Music Of The Moravian Church Band - Green Books
    This chorale book is voiced in SATB/ purchase individually. Flexible for any combination of instruments / as few as four, as many as 400+ ! See parts list for instrumentation breakdown of the GREEN books, containing 174 different hymn tunes, including Christmas carols, America, America the Beautiful, and The Star Spangled Banner. Additional information is found in the Product Description below
  • Church, Rejoice by the Moravian Lower Brass
    The Moravian Lower Brass is a new outgrowth of the Moravian brass heritage, the band equivalent of the sonority of a men's chorus. Listeners as yet unfamiliar with the quality of this sound will be struck by its mellow, rich, and deeply expressive quality. Full description and track list found below.
  • Come Then, Come O Flock Of Jesus
    9 Anthems for the Smaller Choir Arranged by Nola Reed Knouse, 2003 See Product Description for more information...
  • Companion to the Moravian Book of Worship
    By Albert Frank Two years of research into the stories and history of hymn texts and tunes has gone into this book, with new information unearthed and new research undertaken to solve some of the unanswered questions of Moravian hymnology and liturgics.
  • Das Glaube Ich…Gewiß (This I Certainly Believe)
    Brian Henkelmann, 1999 Texts by Nicholas von Zinzendorf (1700-1760) SATB Choir and soloists with organ or piano. Score and Instrumental parts available through the MMF Lending Library
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    Distinctiveness of Moravian Culture
    Essays and Documents in Moravian History
  • Eight Organ Preludes: Vol. 1
  • Eight Organ Preludes: Vol. 2
  • Eight Organ Preludes: Vol. 3