Hallelujah Ukulele - 19 of the Best and Most Beloved Hymns & Spirituals
Here's a truly special collection of gospel favorites drawn from the traditions of many faiths and cultures. It brings a delightful mix of treasured worship songs - songs of praise and petition, hymns of joy and thanksgiving, spirituals that have given strength and endurance through life's journeys and challenges. Solemn and sacred songs are presented with glorious melodies and inspirational lyrics. Light-hearted and jubilant songs celebrate blessings received and the anticipation of heaven's golden shore. But there are sad numbers too that recall trials and suffering, the oppression of slavery and bondage, and the sustaining faith to overcome. Songs include: Amazing Grace · Angel Band · Go Down, Moses · Hine Mah Tev · In the Garden · The Old Rugged Cross · Standing in the Need of Prayer · Swing Low, Sweet Chariot · Were You There? · What a Friend We Have in Jesus · Rock My Soul · and many more. This book contains basic melodies with notes and tablature, exciting creative harmonies, chord symbols and large, easy-to-read diagrams, and selected solos and lyrics. If you've never tried gospel songs on your ukulele, now is the time. You're in for a great treat, a rich and rewarding experience to enjoy personally and to share with family and friends.