Nancy M Raabe
Nancy M Raabe, 2013


NEW by Nancy M Raabe


Springtime Birds are Singing, Singing

Choristers Guild catalog CGA1447   Listen

An Easter anthem for unison choir and piano, with a youthful melody and a historic text.  Suitable for choirs of any age. 

Grace and Peace Vol 8: Lament and Longing

Augsburg Fortress catalog  97815064143679

New perspectives on familiar hymns about the walk from lament to hope.  Many opportunities for the musician to explore and express lament, hope, and praise.

Forgive Our Sins As We Forgive

Augsburg Fortress catalog 9781506408644   Listen

Original tune, reflection on the petition of the Lord's Prayer.  Final stanza is a prayer for reconciliation and peace.         VIDEO

Carl F Schalk: A Life in Song     EXCERPTS

Concordia catalog 992276

A critical biography of the leading authority on Lutheran church music.  Filled with quotes, anecdotes, and observations about the hymns and worship life of the church.


All Good Gifts (A Medley of Table Blessings)

Choristers Guild catalog CGA1420    Listen

A delightful medley of well-known table prayers is set to familiar melodies and hymns, a great opportunity for choristers to learn about music history.  Perfect for Thanksgiving season.

The Everlasting Light

Augsburg Fortress catalog 9781451499001      Listen

Evocative setting, original tune for O Little Town of Bethlehem.  Emphasis on light makes it also appropriate for Epiphany.            VIDEO

The Fullness of God

Augsburg Fortress catalog  9781451462494 
Listen   Video  Interview

A moving new text and tune for two-part choir, piano, and low instrument.  Accessible, perfect for large and small choirs.

In a Lowly Manger Born
Augsburg Fortress catalog
9781451485844   Listen   VIDEO

An exciting setting of the Japanese hymn, arranged for mixed choir, piano, and percussion.

At Your Altars
Hope Publishing catalog

A collection of chants and refrains for use in worship.


The Magi Who to Bethlehem Did Go

MorningStar Music catalog 50-9934          Listen

A spirited setting of the Puerto Rican carol for piano, two-part choir and solo voice.  May be sung in English and/or Spanish.

Foot-Friendly Preludes

Augsburg Fortress catalog    9781451479539 

Accessible collection for organists, with easy pedal notation.  For a variety of days and occasions in the church year.


One-Minute Devotions for the Church Musician Cycle C

MorningStar Music catalog 90-47   REVIEWS

Reflections on the week's scripture readings -- most useful as choir devotionals or as the musician's personal devotions.


Only Through Faith

Northwestern Publishing  OL-286112E

A new hymn for Reformation or any other celebration of the church and its ministries.  Based on the "Three Solas" of the Reformation.  Great for choir, congregation, or both.





Milton WI


Church Leader, Author, Composer

Pastor, Musician

Atonement Lutheran Church, Beloit WI

A recent story about Nancy in the Milton WI Courier.

A listing of commissioned works by Bill and Nancy Raabe.

Nancy Raabe discusses one of her recent anthems.

Raabe -- Carl Schalk, A Life in Song

Nancy Commissioning
Nancy Raabe AIM Commissioning 2014

Nancy Raabe book signing
Nancy Raabe Book Signing, November 2013


One-Minute Devotions, Cycle C, MorningStar Music 90-46