Thew Elliott

Thew ElliottThew Elliott is a composer, teacher, pianist, and singer living and working in Washington DC.

“Hymns,” he says, “are a place where our communal experience is simultaneously expressed and formed. As gathering communities work to create a more explicit welcome for those who have been disenfranchised, we need new words, new tunes. This need goads and inspires me.”


Contributed Resources

Spirit, I Have Heard You Calling
Music & Media

Responding to the power and presence of God moves us to the place of dancing, singing and rejoicing as God's creation breaks into full view.  [Includes MP3 recording and PDF of score.]

Song of Letting Go
Congregational Singing, Music & Media, Stewardship & Creation

I will sing the song of letting go, I will sing it out though I don't know, I will sing it clear though I don't know where this song goes....  [Includes MP3 recording.]

We Sing Because
Congregational Singing, Music & Media

A song of praise, peace, and love. [Includes MP3 recording and PDF with full score.]