Jake Paris

Music

I currently play guitar, bass, and percussion. I do these things for my own enjoyment, as well as in our church to worship Jesus.


Music-related Development

I created an app for SomaFM Internet Radio.


Music-related posts

  • Come Holy Spirit Come
    I was just on the website of Hiram Ring, a musician and linguist, when I noticed that he gave a shout out to […]
  • Poor Sinner Dejected with Fear
    This is the tune for Poor Sinner, Dejected with Fear written by Katy Bowser and Matthew Perryman Jones  ©2001. Lovely tune, and the fun […]
  • O For a Thousand Tongues to Sing
    I took the old familiar melody, but switched out the awkward 3/2 time for a swing feel. That change went a good distance […]
  • What a Friend We Have in Jesus
    This is the traditional melody for this What a Friend We Have in Jesus, but arranged on guitar to sound more up to date. […]
  • Via Dolorosa
    During our 2017 Good Friday service, we played Via Dolorosa as a music-team only song. Sarah Clarke is singing and I’m playing guitar. […]
  • Lift High the Cross
    Tunes that are both energetic and meaningful can be hard to come by . The passion in these words is worthy of a […]
  • And Can It Be
    A new tune for this old song. Recently a friend said this: “Only a handful of hymns get me teary-eyed everytime I sing […]

– and a few little sketches, because why not

Riff for Jon Phillips