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Simple Gifts: Piano Meditations on American Hymn Tunes and Spirituals

By Michael Larkin

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Piano - Moderately Easy
Composed by Michael Larkin. Spiritual, Communion. Published by MorningStar Music Publishers (MN.15-836).

Item Number: MN.15-836

Michael Larkin's piano collections have found a wide following because of his creative writing and his musical sensitivity to the needs of worshipers. Collected here are eight imaginative and useful arrangements of American hymn tunes and spirituals.

Includes:
God, Who Stretched the Spangled Heavens
Holy Manna

How Firm a Foundation
Foundation

Let Us Break Bread Together
Break Bread Together

Shall We Gather at the River
Hanson Place
Deep River
Deep River

There is a Balm in Gilead
Balm in Gilead

Tis the Gift to Be Simple
Simple Gifts

Wayfarin' Stranger
Wayfarin' Stranger

Were You There
Were You There

When I Survey the Wondrous Cross
Hamburg

Tune Names:
BALM IN GILEAD
DEEP RIVER
FOUNDATION
HAMBURG
HANSON PLACE
HOLY MANNA
LET US BREAK BREAD (BREAK BREAD TOGETHER)
SIMPLE GIFTS (SHAKER MELODY/SHAKER SONG/SHAKER TUNE)
WE SHALL OVERCOME
WERE YOU THERE.

  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 4

    J.
    Difficulty Level:
    Early intermediate
  • 2017-03-28 14:37:42.0 Solid, Attractive Arrangements

    A fine sample of Larkin's arranging and Morningstar's piano music for churches. The collection includes a number of pleasing and inventive arrangements of familiar melodies at a very accessible level.

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