We'll Understand It Better By and By (When the Morning Comes) - Hymn Piano Solo

(Hymn tune "By and By")

Charles A. Tindley
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This arrangement is a transcription of my 2017 recording of "We'll Understand It Better By and By."

Students should find this arrangement both fun to play and good for left-hand dexterity and tempo consistency development. The left-hand part is intentionally written to minimize intervals between the alternating bass notes and chords, providing a ragtime foundation without being more intimidating than necessary. Advanced players may wish to play the bass notes in octaves for a fuller sound.

The arrangement may also serve as a basis for solo, ensemble, or congregational accompaniment.

My performance of this arrangement is available on youtube at https://youtu.be/BOGGuS6duiI, or visit my youtube channel, http://www.youtube.com/RickBetts, for this and other songs.

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Charles A. Tindley
Year of composition
Year of arrangement
Charles A. Tindley
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
3 minutes
Solo instrument (Piano)
Jazz music

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