“Amazing Grace” (Standard Octavo Size)
“Amazing Grace” is a dramatic hymn-story program for choir, telling the life-story of the author, John Newton. John was converted to Christianity and forever left his position of slave ship captain. He spent his remaining years preaching the salvation message at Olney. The program uses dramatic narration and include several choir arrangements of John's stirring hymns. Choir songs arranged by Glenn Christianson, Faye Lopez, and Paul Hiscock.
Titles Included: Glorious Things of Thee Are Spoken, Amazing Grace - Opening, When I Survey the Wondrous Cross, Safely Through Another Week, How Sweet the Name of Jesus Sounds, How Tedious and Tasteless the Hours, He Died for Me, Great God of Wonders, There Is a Fountain, Amazing Grace - Finale. All parts are included with each download.
[*Songs marked with an asterisk (*) are also listed separately. These songs can also be individually previewed and downloaded.]
The Christian testimony of John Newton’s dramatic conversion to Christ along with his many hymns are sure to be remembered long past the program. The arrangements are enjoyable and worth singing before and after the program.
Please Note: This edition is formatted for Regular Octavo size (7x10.25). A Large Print edition (8.5x11) is also available, which may be handy for directors, accompanists, and others who can use the larger print. (Item listed separately.)
Media: Download to Print
Size: Formatted for 7x10.25
Time: approx. 50-55 minutes
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