Album Info

William has several new recordings that will be released soon. Many of his current recordings are still available for purchase. See more information about William's albums below, and find his music on CDBaby.com; ITunes, and Amazon. You may purchase several of these recordings directly from this site by clicking on the Online Store menu at the top of the page. *Those on our mailing list will be notified when new recordings become available!


CD Cover Art for Joy to the WorldNEW! Joy to the World - Christmas with the King of Instruments (available now)
Recorded live, E.M. Skinner Organ, Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, Chicago, Illinois

William's brand new organ performance recording is available for order now. A delightful album of spectacular Christmas music for the organ, featuring many favorites of the holiday season. Order your copy today!

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William Barnett in Concert CD CoverWilliam Barnett in Concert (available now)
Recorded live, Casavant Freres Organ, Concordia University, Irvine

Fanfare - John Cook  *  Two Early Pieces  *  Prelude and Fugue in A Minor - Bach  *  Elevation - F. Couperin  *  Prelude and Trumpetings - M. Roberts  *  Theme and Variations - J. Langlais  *  Siyahamba - J. Behnke  *  Two Chorale Preludes - Brahms  *  Processional - G. Ives  *  Elegy - Adrian Self  *  Piece Heroique - Cesar Franck

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New Recording to be released soon...

sanctuary cd album cover

Sanctuary
Musical Meditation for Prayer and Contemplation

Are you looking for a stunning album for prayer, meditation, and relaxation? William's brand new album, Sanctuary, will be released soon. Featuring pipe organ, crystal singing bowls, Tibetan bowls, keyboard, and chant, Sanctuary is a delight to the senses. Atmospheric, lush, and truly unique, this recording is a lovely addition to your musical library.

 


New Recording to be released in Winter/Spring, 2017

sanctuary cd album cover

King of Instruments
Organ Favorites Played Live

Featuring the stunning Aeolian Skinner organ of the Christ Cathedral Arboretum (Garden Grove, CA), this fabulous recording is a virtuosic tour de force of some of the most admired and beloved compositions for pipe organ. The recording includes the Toccata and Fugue in D Minor (Bach), Toccata, from Symphony Five (Widor), Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (Handel), Coronation March (Meyerbeer), Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (Bach), Sinfonia, from Cantata 29 (Bach), and many more. The recording will be available in Fall of 2016.


 

a christmas tapestry CD coverA Christmas Tapestry
Original Improvisations for the Christmas Season - remastered!

A must-have for your holiday! Beautiful, peaceful, and reflective, this original CD features William at the grand piano, improvising on a number of popular Christmas carols.  Song List: Annunciation * God With Us * All People Come * December Solstice * Angel Song * Coventry *Waltz of Christmas * A Night So Silent * The Creator's Love. One of William's best-selling albums.

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souljourn cd coverSouljourn

Souljourn is a beautiful, 60 minute long meditative improvisation featuring piano and synth keyboard, cello, wind chimes, crystal singing bowls, and sacred chants (sung by William). Much of the CD has as its base construction the principles of sound healing theory, utilizing specific frequencies and intervals to affect the energy and frequency of the human body. A dreamy, multi-mood creation that is a lovely addition to your meditation practice, healing work, or for simply relaxing and daydreaming. Available on ITunes, CDBaby, and Amazon.


 

  invokation cd coverInvokation (remixed and available again in 2017)

Invokation is a sound healing CD featuring the crystal singing bowls, chakra and healing chants, synth, and piano. There are eight tracks, with the first seven using sound healing theory to bring balance to body, mind, and soul through the vital energy areas of the body known to us as Chakras. The final track is a lengthy meditation featuring specific healing chants that focuses on entraining the entire Chakra system to a higher vibration which is through to bring about a healing response. *Remastered and will be re-released soon.

 


 

 Christus Natus Est
A Renaissance Christmas (no longer available)

The glorious choir of Trinity Cathedral in Phoenix, Arizona is featured in this lovely, live concert album. Under the direction of William, most of the ancient Christmas songs are sung a capella by this remarkable and gifted choir. Songs included are: Gaudete; Jesus Christ the Apple Tree; Riu, Riu, Chiu; There is No Rose of Swych Vertu, and many more.

CDs for Sale

William has released a number of CDs, including the brand new Joy to the World Christmas album. Click HERE to go to the CD Store Page.

Performances

Friday, February 24th, 2017 - 7:00pm

William is the featured performer for a benefit concert for the Kerri Foland Scholarship Foundation. Lake Oswego United Methodist Church.

 

Sunday, March 5th, 2017 - 3:00pm

William joins his duo partner, Mark X. Hatfield, for a spectacular festival of duets at Good Shepherd ELCA, Oak Part, Illinois.

 

Friday, June 12th, 2017 - 7:00pm

Mark and William join forces again at Lake Oswego United Methodist Church for a virtuoso duo festival performance.

 

June 2018 - European Tour

 

More to be announced soon.