Top Marketplace offers for ISBN

9780060297107

Jerry Garcia's Amazing Grace

Newton, John; Garcia, Jerry

3.92 avg rating
( 12 ratings by GoodReads )
Not the book you're looking for? Search for all books with this author and title
9780060297107: Jerry Garcia's Amazing Grace

February of 1993, Jerry Garcia met with David Grisman and Tony Rice to have an acoustic jam session. Tony's wife asked Jerry to sing Amazing Grace, and he obliged, with Grisman on mandolin and Rice on guitar. Together, the three played one of the most hauntingly poignant versions ever recorded of this classic song.

Undoubtedly saved by his own "amazing grace," John Newton was a slave ship captain turned preacher who wrote the first version of this timeless hymn in the late 1760s. It went on to become one of the most beloved songs in America. Recorded hundreds of times, it resonates as strongly today as it did when it was originally written.

Garcia recorded Amazing Grace for the first time while jamming with Grisman and Rice (recorded on Acoustic Disc's The Pizza Tapes), making it a rare event -- and the inspiration for this book.

Jerry Garcia was an artist, a poet, and a world-renowned musician. "Amazing Grace" is a classic song that has inspired countless generations. Here for the first time, the lyrics of this song are illustrated with a selection of Jerry Garcia's own wildly imaginative artwork, which was painstakingly chosen in cooperation with Deborah Koons Garcia from more than four hundred pieces of her late husband's works.

A CD of the 1993 Garcia/Grisman/Rice recording of Amazing Grace is included in this book, making Jerry Garcia's Amazing Grace a unique keepsake for art and music lovers alike.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

John Newton is the author of "Amazing Grace." A former slave ship captain turned preacher, Newton was also a prolific songwriter. He wrote and recorded the first version of "Amazing Grace" in the late 1760s. Some say the melody is based on slave songs.

Jerry Garcia and David Grisman met at a bluegrass show in 1964 and collaborated on a variety of projects, including their 1973 band Old and In the Way. Jerry spent over thirty years writing and playing guitar with the Grateful Dead, while David revolutionized the mandolin with his own brand of acoustic music called "dawg" (a nickname Jerry gave him), which he continues to perform with his quintet. In 1990 they formed the Garcia/Grisman band and subsequently made new recordings, including the 1993 release Not for Kids Only, on which the song "Jenny Jenkins" appears.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$
US$ 7.25

Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Newton, John; Garcia, Jerry
Published by It Books (2002)
ISBN 10: 0060297107 ISBN 13: 9780060297107
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 7
Seller
DIANE Publishing Co.
(Darby, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description It Books, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Brand New. 100% Money Back Guarantee! Ships within 1 business day, includes tracking. Carefully packed. Serving satisfied customers since 1987. Bookseller Inventory # 109699

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 7.25
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Newton, John; Garcia, Jerry
Published by ItBooks (2002)
ISBN 10: 0060297107 ISBN 13: 9780060297107
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Book Deals
(Lewiston, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description ItBooks, 2002. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: February of 1993, Jerry Garcia met with David Grisman and Tony Rice to have an acoustic jam session. Tony's wife asked Jerry to sing Amazing Grace, and he obliged, with Grisman on mandolin and Rice on guitar. Together, the three played one of the most hauntingly poignant versions ever recorded of this classic song. Undoubtedly saved by his own "amazing grace," John Newton was a slave ship captain turned preacher who wrote the first version of this timeless hymn in the late 1760s. It went on to become one of the most beloved songs in America. Recorded hundreds of times, it resonates as strongly today as it did when it was originally written. Garcia recorded Amazing Grace for the first time while jamming with Grisman and Rice (recorded on Acoustic Disc's The Pizza Tapes), making it a rare event -- and the inspiration for this book. Jerry Garcia was an artist, a poet, and a world-renowned musician. "Amazing Grace" is a classic song that has inspired countless generations. Here for the first time, the lyrics of this song are illustrated with a selection of Jerry Garcia's own wildly imaginative artwork, which was painstakingly chosen in cooperation with Deborah Koons Garcia from more than four hundred pieces of her late husband's works. A CD of the 1993 Garcia/Grisman/Rice recording of Amazing Grace is included in this book, making Jerry Garcia's Amazing Grace a unique keepsake for art and music lovers alike. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0060297107

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 13.43
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Newton, John; Garcia, Jerry
Published by HarperCollins Publishers (2002)
ISBN 10: 0060297107 ISBN 13: 9780060297107
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Quality Music and Books
(Minneapolis, MN, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. New hardcover book with dustjacket and CD copy of Jerry Garcia's Amazing Grace. New York: HarperCollins, 2002. Print book. Audio CD. Pages unnumbered. 7.75 x 8.5 inches, 22 cm. Stated first edition. An illustrated version of the hymn written by John Newton. Bonus CD contains Jerry Garcia'a 1993 recording of Amazing Grace. Song arranged and lyrics performed by Jerry Garcia, David Grisman, and Tony Rice. Artwork by Jerry Garcia. Introduction by Deborah Koons Garcia. Bookseller Inventory # 004877

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.95
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Newton, John; Garcia, Jerry
Published by Harpercollins, Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. (2002)
ISBN 10: 0060297107 ISBN 13: 9780060297107
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Gibbs Books ( IOBA )
(Williamsville, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harpercollins, Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., 2002. Decorative Cloth. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. Author (illustrator). 1st Edition.. With the CD, Condition : NEW Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 090104-J

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Newton, John; Garcia, Jerry
Published by Harpercollins, Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. (2002)
ISBN 10: 0060297107 ISBN 13: 9780060297107
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Gibbs Books ( IOBA )
(Williamsville, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harpercollins, Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., 2002. Decorative Cloth. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. Author (illustrator). 1st Edition.. With the CD, Condition : NEW Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 090104-K

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Newton, John; Garcia, Jerry
Published by It Books (2002)
ISBN 10: 0060297107 ISBN 13: 9780060297107
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Rating
[?]

Book Description It Books, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001292077

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 12.28
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Newton, John; Garcia, Jerry
Published by It Books (2002)
ISBN 10: 0060297107 ISBN 13: 9780060297107
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description It Books, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060297107

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 13.29
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Newton, John; Garcia, Jerry
ISBN 10: 0060297107 ISBN 13: 9780060297107
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800602971071.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 18.27
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Newton, John; Garcia, Jerry
Published by ItBooks (2002)
ISBN 10: 0060297107 ISBN 13: 9780060297107
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description ItBooks, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0060297107

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 31.72
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Newton, John; Garcia, Jerry
Published by ItBooks
ISBN 10: 0060297107 ISBN 13: 9780060297107
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Diafan Media
(Geneva, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description ItBooks. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0060297107 New Condition *** Right Off the Shelf | Ships within 2 Business Days ~~~ Customer Service Is Our Top Priority! - Thank you for LOOKING :-). Bookseller Inventory # 1BOOK1P24429

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 33.29
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book