About Amazing Grace Sheet Music
Amazing Grace is a Christian hymn that was published in 1779. The words were written by John Newton, an English poet and clergyman. Newton was involved in the Atlantic slave trade. His spiritual conversion occurred after he was nearly lost at sea during a violent storm. He gave up slave trading and began to study Christian theology. The melody of Amazing Grace comes from a tune named “New Britain.” It is one of the most recognizable songs in the English language. Find hundreds of Amazing Grace arrangements and Amazing Grace sheet music for choir, piano, organ, chamber ensemble, band and much more!