Phase I arrangers involved in assisting in the creation of Hymns and Songs for Living were:
- Ms. Heidi Gerber-Salins, who in addion to being Producer, created vocal hymn duet harmonies for selected hymns different from what were in the hymnals.
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- Mr. Robert (Bob) Walters, who created orchestrations and conducted their performance for the recording session for selected hymns.