Nancy M Raabe
Nancy M Raabe, 2013


NEW by Nancy M Raabe


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.



Grace and Peace Vol 6

Augsburg Fortress catalog  9781451479621

"Songs of Heaven"  A collection of piano interpretations of hymn tunes that draw attention to the texts in imaginative ways.  Especially accessible to the church musician.


The Fullness of God

Augsburg Fortress catalog  9781451462494     Listen

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.


Sing to the Lord

Choristers Guild CGA1241          Listen

A setting of Psalm 98 for unison or two-part choir and piano.  Suitable for children's choirs of any age.




Milton WI


Church Musician, Author, Composer

Associate in Ministry

Luther Memorial Church, Madison WI

A recent story about Nancy in the Milton WI Courier.


Nancy Raabe discusses one of her recent anthems.

Raabe -- Carl Schalk, A Life in Song

Nancy Raabe book signing
Nancy Raabe Book Signing, November 2013






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