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Top Resources (each leads to many more resources) All General Conference Talks on Music Gospel Topics: "Music" Resources for Children about Music Church Music Site (sheet music, mp3 downloads, etc.)

General Conference Talks

“Inspiring Music—Worthy Thoughts,” - Boyd K. Packer

"Reverence Invites Revelation" - Boyd K. Packer

"The Nourishing Power of Hymns" - Jay E. Jensen

"Worship Through Music" - Dallin H. Oaks

General Resources

Favorite Hymns of the Prophets

"First Presidency Preface to Hymn Book"

Lost Hymns Project



Quotes from LDS General Authorities - Lost Hymns Project (PDF)

Quotes (LDS Daily WOOL) Music Quotes

BYU Speeches

"Can You Hear the Music?" - Dieter F. Uchtdorf

"Power and Protection Provided by Worthy Music" - Russell M. Nelson

"The Arts and the Spirit of the Lord" - Boyd K. Packer

"Your Refined Heavenly Home" - Douglas L. Callister


Real Singing -- Edgar Guest

Additional Articles

"A Closer Look at Popular Music" - Lex de Azevedo - Ensign

Link to Meridian Magazine articles about Music

"Music in the Church" - Ensign

"The Power of Hymns" - Merrill Bateman - Ensign

"The Transformative Power of Classical Music" - TED Talk by Benjamin Zander

"Worship the Lord by Singing Hymns" - Ensign

Mormon Ads and New Era Posters

"Listen Up"

"Pray Aloud"

"Some Music Can Hurt You"


"How can I use Church Music to learn about the plan of salvation?"

Link to Especially For Youth Music (Many Uplifting Songs)

Family Home Evening Lessons

Appreciating Music (PDF)

Music (DeseretBook/LDSLiving) (PDF)

"Music" (FHE Resource Book at

Music and Dancing

Music of the Gospel

Musical Pictionary

Library Books and CDs

"The Parable of the Marinade" - John Bytheway (excellent)