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Sweet By and By

A Collection of Timeless Hymns for the Church Pianist

By Mary Mcdonald

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Piano - Moderately advanced
A Collection of Timeless Hymns for the Church Pianist. Composed by Mary Mcdonald. Sacred. Monarch Music #70/1630M. Published by Monarch Music (LO.70-1630M).

Item Number: LO.70-1630M

Dust off the upright and reminisce as you travel back in time with these ten cherished hymns from the heritage of our faith. Each setting is carefully crafted in a unique style that best represents the message of the hymn's text. Whether tender, flowing melodic lines or upbeat, gospel-style rhythmic tunes, pianists and congregations alike will enjoy the fresh spirit of each arrangement. This gifted composer's collection of these hymn favorites reflects her personal style and unique touch. Believing the text is the inspiration for the music, she has included the hymn writer's text prior to each arrangement. Take time to reflect on the words and let the music flow expressively from your hands, reminding us all why these are great hymns that will never grow old.

  • Amazing Grace 
  • Deep River 
  • Trusting Jesus 
  • The Old Rugged Cross 
  • Jesus Paid It All 
  • Sweet By And By 
  • Since I Have Been Redeemed 
  • I Will Arise and Go to Jesus 
  • Open My Eyes That I May See 
  • When Morning Comes 
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    Location:
    South
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate/advanced
  • February 27, 2012 Sweet By and By

    This is a wonderful, very playable collection. A few years ago I bought a McDonald piano boom where the chords were so dense the pieces were very hard to play. This collection, on the other hand, is much more focused on melody, delightful key changes and sweet playable harmonies. You...

    will enjoy this book. It fits a formal church setting as well as more relaxed church services.

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  • 5

    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate/advanced
  • June 13, 2009 Not a bad song in the book

    Every arrangement is a WINNER! I especially love Amazing Grace.

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  • 4

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    Intermediate
  • June 01, 2008 Amazing Grace is stunning!

    Selected at random, this is a stunning setting of "Amazing Grace." Delicately simple yet stirring. Nice job.

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