While you're waiting for our album to be released, here are some other things to go listen to. We have a single and a 3-song EP available.Read More
Work is finally getting started on our new album. Read more to find out how you can help us.Read More
I know it's been a while since we've made changes or added anything to our site, but we're still here and we're still working very hard to get this whole thing off the ground. Our vision for the Hymn Collective is big and ambitious and, frankly, a little scary (purely from a "how are we actually going to do this" perspective; no monsters or anything).
One of our first steps to making all of this happens to create this new "resources" page on our website. On this page, you will find the very beginnings of a large, curated list of hymns and arrangements that have been used with repeated success in congregational settings.
We are very...Read More
When assessing our website this week, I realized there’s not any information on who we are as individuals or our backstory. There’s some information on our hymn philosophy and what we’re trying to do, but nothing about where we’re coming from or our stories. I’m setting out to change that. So, allow me to introduce myself:
My name is Jeff Koonce and I am the founder of the Hymn Collective. I am also the Chief Musician at Red Mountain Church, PCA in Birmingham, AL. Some of you might be familiar with Red Mountain from the hymn projects that were headed up by Brian T. Murphy, the former chief musician at RMC. I was involved as a writer, producer and musician on several of those projects.
A little background: Red Mountain Church began...Read More