Buy Amazing Grace Sheet Music of Amazing Grace/It is Well With My Soul. It is a beautiful piano-based instrumental with vocal and orchestral accompaniment. Amazing Grace is by Johnson Newton (1773) is one of the most recognized hymns in the world. It was written to illustrate a sermon and was fairly obscure until the Second Great Awakenening in the early 19th Century. The tune is to “New Britain” and it is performed about 10 million times annually.
It is Well With my Soul, words by Horatio Spafford (1873), was written after Spafford’s four daughters perished on a French liner heading for Europe when colliding with an iron sailing vessel. His wife alone was saved. Melody by Phillip Bliss, who died along with his wife in a terrible train wreck in Ohio.
This arrangement is for piano solo with vocal unison oohs and ahs. Medium difficulty. From My Father’s Favorite Hymns Album. You can buy sheet music to Amazing Grace-It is Well as a single download at Sheetmusicplus.net (you can also hear the song here!) or in My Father’s Favorite Hymns Piano/Vocal Book.