Psalms for Guitar (Book)
I have always loved the book of Psalms. The range of human emotions conveyed in that book is so real. Joy, sorrow, fear, hope, worry, confidence, anxiety, assurance and much more spring out of those wonderful verses. Yet underneath all of that is a bedrock faith that the cries of exhilaration and anguish will be heard and answered. In this collection I selected 13 verses from Psalms. On each I set a melodic line to the verse and then composed 9 variations on that line. Many of the arrangements were written ...more
Product Number:
WBM07
Format:
Book
Skill Level:
Advanced
Notation Type:
Standard Notation and Tab
Pages:
50
Binding:
Perfect Binding
Size:
8.5 x 11
ISBN:
0-9859-2275-3
ISBN13:
978-09859-2275-7
Publisher:
William Bay Music
Date Published:
2/26/2013
I have always loved the book of Psalms. The range of human emotions conveyed in that book is so real. Joy, sorrow, fear, hope, worry, confidence, anxiety, assurance and much more spring out of those wonderful verses. Yet underneath all of that is a bedrock faith that the cries of exhilaration and anguish will be heard and answered. In this collection I selected 13 verses from Psalms. On each I set a melodic line to the verse and then composed 9 variations on that line. Many of the arrangements were written and recorded on a 7 string guitar; however, every piece may be played quite successfully on a 6 string guitar. Where a low A or B appears in the notation, I have written a substitute note in the tablature which will work on a 6 string guitar. All of these solos are on my recording Psalms for Guitar. These solos may be played in concert, recital or in worship celebrations. I hope you enjoy them as they are very meaningful to me.
Psalms for Guitar

Psalm 142:3 “When My Spirit Grows Faint Within Me” 3

Psalm 119:28 “My Soul is Heavy with Sorrow” 6

Psalm 16:1 “Keep Me Safe, O God” 11

Psalm 118:24 “This is the Day That the Lord Hath Made” 14

Psalm 102:1 “Hear My Prayer, O Lord” 16

Psalm 34:18 “The Lord is Close to the Broken Hearted” 20

Psalm 139:7 “Where Shall I Go From Thy Spirit?” 23

Psalm 128:1 “Blessed Are They That Fear the Lord” 26

Psalm 144:3 “Lord, What is Man?” 30

Psalm 126:6 “They That Sow in Tears” 34

Psalm 19:1 “The Heavens Declare the Glory of God” 39

Psalm 65:2 “Thou That Hearest Prayer” 42

Psalm 88:13 “Unto Thee Have I Cried, O Lord” 45

 
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Psalms for Guitar

Author : by William Bay
Format : Compact Disc
Devotion - Sacred Solos for Guitar

Author : arranged by William Bay
Format : Book