Hallelujah, What a Savior!, Vol. 2 (Extraordinary Settings of Hymns, Spirituals, and Chants). By Charity Book Putnam. For piano. Sacred. Advanced. Published by Lorenz Publishing Company (LO.70-1227L).
This collection is filled with imaginative settings from the perspective of a jazz pianist. Sophisticated rhythms and harmonies will challenge and stimulate pianists and bring a smile to every listener. Classically trained pianists who would love to be able to play in the jazz idiom will especially appreciate this collection, and every capable pianist will find it useful for church, studio, recital, or personal pleasure. From the driving "Southern Gospel Boogie Medley" to the ethereal "Alleluia, Dies Sanctificatus," this volume will provide hours of musical pleasure for performer and listener.