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Amazing Grace - Sheet Music for Native American Flute

Amazing Grace, as first published in 1779

Amazing Grace, from [Newton-J 1779] More information

Amazing Grace is one of the most recognized songs in the English-speaking world.

The lyrics were written by English poet and clergyman John Newton (1725–1807). In early life, he was a sailor of no religious conviction who worked his way up to the captain of a ship that was active in the slave trade. His conversion to Christianity was sparked by a storm on May 10, 1748 that battered his vessel so severely that he became frightened enough to call out to God for mercy ([Leaver 1979], [Leaver 1980], and [Stowe 2004] are general references for background information on John Newton and this song).


Click on these links for various parts of the story and music of Amazing Grace:

 

Other Arrangements

Many others have arranged Amazing Grace for the Native American flute. Here are links to some of them:

 
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