Dove award nominee, Richard Kingsmore, can always be found creating music that inspires. Arranging, orchestrating, conducting, producing, songwriting, worship leading – you name it – that is what you will find him passionately doing.
He is considered one of the leading arrangers and orchestrators in Christian publishing today. For 30 years now, music ministers and publishers around the world have come to associate his name with quality arrangements for choir, orchestra, and piano and his works appear in the most prominent catalogs of the church music industry. His passion for creating and leading others to worship through music also make him a highly sought-after clinician at churches and conferences across the country and as a freelance arranger and orchestrator.
New Orchestra Series -
Richard's newest orchestra series, NextGen Orchestra, was created to address the current challenge facing church instrumental music today. Many leaders struggle with how to keep the church orchestra relevant in a praise band driven worship service? Richard understands that many worship leaders need dynamic instrumental arrangements to unite their orchestra AND band in worship using the most current worship songs of today.
The first three songs in the series are now available:
• OUR GOD
• THE STAND
• HOW HE LOVES
Listen to the songs and learn more at www.richardkingsmore.com
New Partnership with Praisecharts.com -
Richard has also created NextGen Worship Choir, an exciting series with SAT vocal arrangements for worship leading choirs, student choirs and vocal teams of any size. Designed to work alone or with Praisecharts orchestrations and chord charts. There are currently 14 popular songs available…see listing at www.richardkingsmore.com or visit praisecharts.com.
Solo Piano CDs & Piano Books -
Richard's newest solo piano project entitled, Hope, is a collection of fresh arrangements of timeless hymns, worship songs and original heartfelt melodies. It features his wife, Gina Kingsmore, on two powerful songs and world-renowned violinist Bruce Wethey. This project is a reflection of Richard's passion for Christ and was created to provide a resource for sending mission teams all over the world. All proceeds of this project will go to support sending teams on international mission trips.
Many of the uplifting songs from Richard’s CD, Hope, are now available for you to play in the piano book, Then Sings My Soul. It is a collection of inspiring hymns and praise songs arranged in his signature style that is perfect for any occasion.
Also, the companion piano book to his well-loved CD, The Journey, contains piano arrangements for the pianist who needs time not only to reflect, but also will appreciate beautiful melodies. Both books are available at www.richardkingsmore.com
Richard is currently working on a NEW instrumental solo piano CD and accompanying piano book for release this Fall 2012!
NEW Choir Collection – “The Blended Series – Volume 3”
Richard just completed a soon to be released choral project, “The Blended Series – Volume 3”. This innovative choral resource follows the success of Volumes 1 & 2, featuring 7 powerful medleys, each consisting of a fresh combination of hymns and current worship songs. This will be available at www.brentwoodbenson.com