interior top image

Voices United Podcast

Voices United Podcast

31st of October 2019

Interview about Fred Kaan

Introduction This episode is with biographer Gillian Warson on the life and legacy of hymn writer Fred Kaan. It was recorded by Ben Brody at The Hymn Society in Great Britain and Ireland’s 2019 Annual Conference in Canterbury, England. For a full biography of Fred Kaan, click here.     Season 3 – Episode 6 […]


Interview with Maria Cornou & Becky Snippe

Introduction This episode is with the editors of the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship’s new bi-lingual (Spanish/English) hymnal Santo, Santo, Santo: Holy, Holy, Holy. It was recorded by Ben Brody remotely in the Fall of 2019. For a full biography of our guests, click here for Becky and click here for Maria.   Season 3 […]


Interview with Christopher Idle

Introduction This episode is with English hymn writer and retired minister in the Church of England, Christopher Idle. It was recorded by Ben Brody at The Hymn Society in Great Britain and Ireland’s 2019 Annual Conference in Canterbury, England. For a full biography of our guest, click here.       Season 3 – Episode […]


Interview with Ana Hernández

Introduction This episode is with composer and community song leader Ana Hernández. It was recorded by Ben Brody at The Hymn Society’s 2019 Annual Conference in Dallas, Texas. For a full biography of our guest, click here.     Season 3 – Episode 3 In this interview with Ana Hernández, the first part of the […]


Interview with John L. Bell

Introduction This episode is with Fellow of The Hymn Society, Hymn writer, and member of The Iona Community John L. Bell. It was recorded by Ben Brody at The Hymn Society in Great Britain and Ireland’s 2019 Annual Conference in Canterbury, England. For a full biography of our guest, click here.     Season 3 […]


Interview with Mary Louise Bringle

Introduction This episode is with professor of religious studies, hymn writer, and chair of the Presbyterian Committee on Congregational Song which produced Glory to God: The Presbyterian Hymnal, Dr. Mary Louise Bringle. It was recorded by Ben Brody at The Hymn Society’s 2019 Annual Conference in Dallas, TX. For a full biography of our guest, click […]


30th of April 2019

Interview with Constance Cherry

Introduction This episode is with worship professor and author Constance Cherry. It was recorded by Ben Brody at the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship during their annual Worship Symposium in January 2019.   Season 2 – Episode 6 In this interview with Constance Cherry, her journey to becoming a worship professor and scholar is explored. […]


Interview with Timothy Dudley Smith (part 2)

Introduction This episode is the 2nd part of Ben Brody’s interview with retired bishop and renowned hymn writer Timothy Dudley Smith.   Season 2 – Episode 5 In this interview with Timothy Dudley Smith we continue to hear about his story of faith and music-making in the church. His writing process, results, and impact are […]


Interview with Emmett Price

Introduction This episode is with music professor and leading expert on Music of the African Diaspora, African American Culture, the Black Church, and Christian Worship, Dr. Emmett Price. It was recorded at the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship at their annual Worship Symposium.   Season 2 – Episode 4 In this interview with Dr. Emmett […]


Interview with Tony Alonso

Introduction This episode is with Dr. Tony Alonso of Emory University. This episode was recorded by Ben Brody at the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship during their annual Worship Symposium.   Season 2 – Episode 3 In this interview with Roman Catholic composer and liturgical scholar Tony Alonso, we hear the story of God’s unexpected […]