The Music of Elizabeth Alexander

Music Videos

The videos on this page may be used free of charge for religious, educational and noncommercial purposes. To use a video in online worship, virtual classroom or other noncommercial event, simply submit a Music Video Use Form 

For detailed information about this and all things digital and virtual, visit Guide to Digital Use of Elizabeth’s Music.


A Love Like That
A Love Like That (individual song)

Words: Daniel Ladinsky, after Hafiz
Music: Elizabeth Alexander
Ruth MacKenzie / Jacqueline Ultan / Elizabeth Alexander

A Palette To Paint Us As We Are
A Palette To Paint Us As We Are

Words: Gerald Rich
Music: Elizabeth Alexander
One Voice Mixed Chorus / Jane Ramseyer Miller

Before the Bread
Before the Bread

Words: English folk blessing
Music: Elizabeth Alexander
Lumina Women’s Ensemble

Calm the Tempests of My Heart
Calm the Tempests of My Heart

Words: Soren Kierkegaard
Music: Elizabeth Alexander
Lumina Women’s Ensemble

Do Not Leave Your Cares at the Door
Do Not Leave Your Cares At the Door

Words: Rev. Norman V. Naylor
Music: Elizabeth Alexander
Mounds Park Academy Chamber Choir

Faith is the Bird that Feels the Light
Faith is the bird that feels the light

Words: Rabindranath Tagore
Music: Elizabeth Alexander
First Readings Project / J. David Moore

Fighting Over What We Believe
Fighting Over What We Believe

Words and Music: Elizabeth Alexander
Greta Oglesby and Jared Oxborough
Singers from Unity Church-Unitarian (St Paul), Randi Rexroth, cond.

Freedom and Justice
Freedom and Justice

Words and Music: Elizabeth Alexander
Vocalist and guitarist Gary Rue

Holy One, Source of Radiance and Reason
Holy One, Source of Radiance and Reason

Words: Rob Eller-Isaacs
Music: Elizabeth Alexander
Lumina Women’s Ensemble

Immortal Love
Immortal Love

Words: John Greenleaf Whittier
Music: Elizabeth Alexander
Concordia University St Paul Christus Chorus
David Mennicke

Infant Holy, Infant Lowly
Infant Holy, Infant Lowly

Words: Edith M. Reid vs.1-2, Elizabeth Alexander vs.3
Music: Polish carol, arr. Elizabeth Alexander
Lumina Women’s Ensemble

No Ordinary Song
No Ordinary Song

Words and Music: Elizabeth Alexander
Laura Betinis Healy and Anthony Healy

Pages
Pages

Words and Music by Elizabeth Alexander
Harmonium Choral Society / Ann Matlack

The Gate is Open
The Gate is Open

Words: Sister Peronne Marie Thibert
Music: Elizabeth Alexander
South Bend Chamber Singers, Nancy Menk

The Gospel Isn't Written in the Bible Alone
The Gospel Isn’t Written In the Bible Alone

Words and Music by Elizabeth Alexander
Libby Turner and Elizabeth Alexander

This is What Democracy Looks Like
This is What Democracy Looks Like

Words and Music: Elizabeth Alexander
Twin Cities Justice Choir

When the Song of the Angels is Stilled
When the Song of the Angels Is Stilled

Words: Rev. Howard Thurman
Music: Elizabeth Alexander
Concordia University St Paul Christus Chorus / David Mennicke