This well loved folk hymn has inspired congregations for many years. As a piano arrangement, its beautiful melody can continue the inspiration as students perform it at church functions.
This favorite hymn, based on a Swedish folk melody, is perfect for the late-intermediate student to learn for church offertories, preludes, and performances.
The beautiful hymn-tune of this piece was written by Conrad Kocher well over a hundred years ago. This piano arrangement in the key of G Major, is flowing and upbeat, with a touch of syncopation woven into its rhythm.
Beginning in the key of E flat Major then modulating to the key of C Major, this familiar hymn has a lot of interest for the intermediate student. The use of slightly non-traditional harmonies and some variations on the melody gives a fresh sound to a traditional piece.
This hymn was brought to the "New World" in the early 1600's. It soon became a favorite in the American colonies. It is still sung today as a traditional Thanksgiving hymn.
Taken from the old Gaelic folk tune "Bunessan", this hymn arrangement is perfect to play for church offertories as well as student recitals.
This well known spiritual has the words included for a sing-a-long with accompaniment, but can also be played as a piano solo. It's set in the key of e minor.