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Alfred Music Publishing Expands Its Sacred Performer Series with Contemporary Christian Hits

LOS ANGELES, CA  -  Thursday, August 09, 2012
Alfred Music Publishing, the official print music publisher of thousands of popular artists, songwriters, and composers, releases Contemporary Christian Hits, a collection of 10 inspirational worship favorites by top Christian artists, arranged for early advanced piano by renowned author, arranger, and clinician, Melody Bober.

Contemporary Christian Hits contains songs from some of the most popular and award-winning CCM recording artists including MercyMe, Chris Tomlin, Casting Crowns, Laura Story, and others. Arrangements include chart-toppers “Blessings,” “Glorious Day,” “I Can Only Imagine,” “When I Say I Do,” and many more. These arrangements can be used effectively for religious services or concert settings. Helpful fingering and approximate performance times are included with each arrangement.

Melody Bober is known for composing and arranging pieces that promote the pursuit of learning and passion for music. In addition to teaching piano in her private studio, Melody's experience includes over 20 years of teaching music in public school and at the university level. She is also an active church pianist and accompanist. A dynamic clinician, Melody Bober is in great demand at conventions and workshops for piano teachers across North America.

Contemporary Christian Hits (00-39049) is now available for $14.99 at music retail stores and at alfred.com/piano.

Titles: Beautiful (Bethany Dillon) * Blessings (Laura Story) * City On Our Knees (TobyMac) * East to West (Casting Crowns) * Glorious Day (Casting Crowns) * Held (Natalie Grant) * I Can Only Imagine (MercyMe) * I Lift My Hands (Chris Tomlin) * When I Say I Do (Matthew West) * You Raise Me Up (Selah).