God's Simple Gifts
Incorporating the Traditional Shaker Song "Simple Gifts"
Arr. Anna Laura Page
Alfred Church Choral Series
2-Part (any combination)
This delightful partner song combines the traditional 19th c. Shaker tune, "Simple Gifts," with a new melody and text by Anna Laura Page. Easy to prepare, it celebrates God's great gift, Jesus Christ, who is the bread of heaven. It's great for singers of all ages, both treble and mixed voicings, and features opt. flute and 6-note bells (included). Great throughout the year, especially Baptism, Communion, Harvest, Thanksgiving.