Based on 2 Corinthians 9:15: Thanks be to God for his indescribable gift! Camp Kirkland brings his creative talents— accessible, flexible vocal arrangements, an intriguing narrative script, and an assortment of familiar carols along with newer seasonal songs—to this musical. Addressable to all choirs, even those with the most limited resources.
Performance time: 30 minutes
Camp Kirkland brings his creative talents to a Christmas musical accessible to all choirs, even those with the most limited resources.
Camp Kirkland graduated from Florida State University with Bachelor and Master of Music Education degrees, and went on to teach band at the elementary, secondary and collegiate levels. He has performed on euphonium and trombone with the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra,River City Brass Band and a number of touring bands and orchestras. Camp is best known for his pioneer work in reestablishing instrumental music as a viable medium in today’s church. His position as Instrumental Director at First Baptist Church in Jacksonville was the first of its kind. With several hundred choral and instrumental publications, Camp Kirkland remains a leader in the church orchestra growth phenomenon. He is also much in demand as a conductor and seminar clinician. Camp is currently a free lance composer and arranger residing with his wife, Fran, in Florida.