Fourteen brief hymn arrangements (mostly two pages long) for use as preludes, offertories, postludes, weddings, funerals, or whenever the situation calls for a brief but inventive piece to match the occasion. Includes "For the Beauty of the Earth, " "Away in a Manger, " "Crown Him with Many Crowns, " "Go, Tell It on the Mountain" (in a lively stride/gospel arrangement, ) "Amazing Grace, " "Jesus Loves Me, " and eight others. Matt Hyzer is a 23-year-old church pianist and jazz piano instructor with classical/jazz training. He lives near Philadelphia (on the New Jersey side) and has played with many world-renowned jazz artists including Bill Watrous, Jeff Jarvis and Dave Garibaldi. ©2007, 38 pages.