AMAZING GRACE

 

FULL BAND

INTRO:  F    

 

  F                                   Bb                F

Amazing Grace, how sweet the sound,

        F                               C/E

That saved a wretch like me.

  F                               Bb                 F

I once was lost but now am found,

         F              C/E      F

Was blind, but now I see.

 

 

INTERLUDES:  

F      Bb     F          F    C/E     F

 

 

           F                                   Bb          F

T'was Grace that taught my heart to fear.

        F                              C/E

And Grace, my fears relieved.

         F                            Bb           F

How precious did that Grace appear

         F      C/E      F

The hour I first believed.

 

 

               F                        Bb            F

Through many dangers, toils and snares,

   F                     C/E

I have already come;

       F                 Bb                 F

’Tis grace hath brought me safe thus far,

         F              C/E         F

And grace will lead me home.

 

 

        F                               Bb         F

The Lord has promised good to me, 

        F                       C/E

His Word my hope secures; 

       F                            Bb          F

He will my Shield and Portion be, 

      F           C/E      F

As long as life endures.

Written by John Newton, 1779

Recording and arrangement by Nathan Drake, 2021

 

ACOUSTIC

  C                                F                 C

Amazing Grace, how sweet the sound,

      C                          G/B

That saved a wretch like me.

  C                            F                 C

I once was lost but now am found,

    C                 G/B        C

Was blind, but now I see.

 

 

  C                                           F                 C

T'was Grace that taught my heart to fear.

      C                          G/B

And Grace, my fears relieved.

  C                                F                 C

How precious did that Grace appear

    C                G/B        C

The hour I first believed.

Written by John Newton, 1779

Recording and arrangement by Nathan Drake, 2021