Homeward Bound

The timing of the composition of this piece is interesting. I actually arranged the first verse to it eight years ago. Because it was in the early days of my compositions I was still learning a lot. I like that I started it in the key of C because of the simpleness. I don’t think I would have done that today. Yet, it works because of the beautifully haunting sounds.

At the same time, I think it was good I finished it this year because of my experience. I was able to polish up the first verse and create a nice full sound for the second verse. Everything happens for a reason right? 🙂 I just feel grateful it happened that way.

I have always loved the Mormon Tabernacle Choir version of this song and I really wanted a piano arrangement. At the time I started arranging it, I couldn’t find one. Now there are a few but I’m grateful I was able to get my own spin on it. I hope this is an enjoyable arrangement for you piano players!

Sheet music: Homeward Bound

10 thoughts on “Homeward Bound

  1. Thank you for this beautiful arrangement! I’ve been looking for one to play because I also love the choir version. I love your site and will visit often. Thank you for sharing your amazing talent and thank you for writing this one in the key of C. 🙂

    • This is just a piano arrangement (not meant for singing). If you look up the Choir at Tabernacle Square’s version, they sing it beautifully 🙂

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