Free Sheet Music | Simple Gifts Piano Solo and Guitar Chords

February 2, 2009

“Simple Gifts” was written by Elder Joseph while he was at the Shaker community in Alfred, Maine in 1848.

Free Printable Sheet Music

Simple Gifts for Piano Solo | Shaker Hymn


Printable Guitar Chords

Simple Gifts | Printable Sheet Music, Lyrics and Guitar Chords (Lead Sheet)



Appalachian Spring is a ballet score by Aaron Copland that premiered in 1944 and achieved widespread popularity as an orchestral suite…. The original ballet version is divided in 14 movements. The movements that do not appear in the orchestral suite all occur between movement 7 and the last movement. The seventh section, which is a set of variations on the Shaker melody Simple Gifts (1848), is the most recognizable section from the ballet…

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