The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Church Music. Internet resource, http://www.lds.org/cm/welcome. Accessed 12 December 2005.
Offers audio and printable downloads of music in the LDS hymnal and song book. Includes resources and guidelines on how to use the hymns in church meetings and worship.
The resources are all related to content within the two music books used in LDS worship: Hymns (1985), and Children's Songbook (1989).
The website is Flash based, and is divided into three main sections: Music, Resources, and Learning Materials. Music: Contains various links to search Hymns, Children's Songbook, or both (includes a variety of search criteria). Allows the user to see, print, and download mp3's of the music. Includes an Interactive Church Music Player, which allows the user to view, listen to, and transpose the hymns and children's songs. Resources: Links to pages that explain the churches policies and guidelines concerning the use of music in church meetings and in the lives of its members. Includes instructions on how best to utilize the hymnbook and how to order music materials. Learning Materials: Contains links to sites (many interactive) that teach basic conducting, accompanying, pedagogical approaches in teaching songs to children, how to add variety to church singing, and elementary instruction on music symbols and terms.