Spirit of the Highlands (Also known as Amazing Grace)

scotspir.nwcMay 201311.7 kB00:04:14
Composer:Traditional Scottish
Instruments:Symphonic band
Submitter:Saarela, Timo
Email:as.ts (e-mail)
Arranger:Saarela, Timo (b. 4 January, 1940, Finland)
This arrangement is based on the original folk melody, which is best played on a bag-pipe. Amazing Grace is the name that most people know this melofy as, but it is a later addition by a Mr. Newton, a former slave trader who saw the light and changed his ways.