The Music of Dean Hamill


21 Oct 2014
Just in time for Christmas
Newly revised and uploaded to my site is a wonderful, short Christmas tune for SATB with Classical Guitar accompaniment.  Listen, Listen was originally composed in 1976 for the Grand Land Singers Christmas shows and quickly became a favorite of many of the performers.  The version with classical guitar works best with small ensembles so as to not drown the accompaniment.  The other version is effective for larger ensembles with the same choral voicings but with piano accompaniment. ...
26 Sep 2014
New choral work released, "Peace I Leave With You"
A beautiful setting of John 14:27 and 18 (KJV) for SSAATTBB choir with piano accompaniment. Appropriate for general worship services or as a stand alone concert piece. Moderately difficult, performable by advanced high school choirs and college concert choirs. With standard voice ranges, the work starts very peacefully, crescendos and becomes intensely dramatic in the a cappella mid section with a return to the earlier peaceful feeling in the final bars.