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Marilyn and James BieryMarilyn and James Biery have been creating new music and texts for over 25 years. Beginning with the publication of Jim’s setting of the Prayer of St. Francis by GIA in 1989, their output encompasses  a wealth of sacred choral music, organ works, hymns, brass and instrumental arrangements and more. Explore the website to learn more.

 

Latest news and publications (click on the title for more information and publisher links which usually offer opportunities to view samples and listen to the music):

  • From Doubt to Faith A Chancel Opera in One Act, Based on John 20:24-29 Music composed by James Biery, ASCAP Text written by Marilyn Biery, ASCAP, with Henry ...
  • Aria and Toccata by James Biery,  (MorningStar Music Publishers, 10-682, 2016) for Organ Click here to visit the MorningStar webpage for this piece Commissioned by and dedicated to Kurt ...
  • Oxford Hymn Settings for Organists Music by James Biery in each of the  six volumes of this series (Oxford University Press, 2014, 2015) Click here to ...
  • Out of Darkness into Light by James Biery (GIA Publications G-8880, 2015) for SATB Choir and Organ A choral setting of 1 Peter 2:4-10, commissioned by First Presbyterian ...
  • Ten Hymn Settings for Organ by Marilyn Biery (GIA Publications, Inc., G-8870, 2015) for Organ click here to visit the publisher’s webpage for this piece From prelude to ...
  • In Silent Pain the Eternal Son arr. by James Biery (GIA Publications, Inc., G-8943, 2015) for 3, 4, 5 Oct. Handbells or Handchimes click here to visit the ...
  • God Is So Good arr. by James Biery (GIA Publications, Inc,, G-8944, 2015) for 3 Oct. Handbells or Handchimes, Level 2- click here to visit the ...
  • I Saw Water Flowing / Alleluia by James Biery (GIA Publications G-8469, 2015) for SATB or Unison Choir or Cantor and Organ Settings of the Eastertide Rite of Sprinkling ...
  • Christ Is the Vine Music by James Biery, text by Marilyn Biery (MorningStar, SAB version MSM-50-8854, Two-part version MSM-50-8864, 2014) Two editions: one for SAB ...
  • Gathered Into One by Marilyn Biery (Augburg Fortress, 2014) Organ Settings of Contemporary Tunes Click here to visit the Augsburg Fortress webpage for this book. A ...