Jazzy Hymns and Spirituals (11 Arrangements of Traditional Favorites). Arranged by Paul Johnston. For Piano. Book; Piano Collection; Piano Supplemental. Sacred Performer Collections. Hymn; Jazz; Sacred; Spiritual. Advanced. 44 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.42573).
ISBN 147061457X. Hymn; Jazz; Sacred; Spiritual.
The arrangements in this collection were written to contribute meaningful new music to the church service. The spirit of original music is retained while incorporating jazz harmonies and written-out "improvised" passages. These pieces range from the reflective to the celebratory, and it is hoped that you will enjoy playing them for your own pleasure and to share with others. Titles: Abide with Me * Give Me Jesus * I've Got Peace Like a River * Jesus Loves Me, This I know * Leaning on the Everlasting Arms * Oh Happy Day * Simple Gifts * Sweet Hour of Prayer * Swing Low, Sweet Chariot * Wade in the Water * When the Saints Go Marching In.
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Alfred's Sacred Performer Series offers church musicians a great source of beautiful piano arrangements of both traditional and contemporary sacred literature, ideal for use in general, seasonal, and special services such as weddings and funerals.