In his new recording of inspirational piano arrangements, Seasons of Grace, Volume 2, Paul Tate seamlessly combines familiar and beloved sacred tunes, deftly weaving together both old and new. The melodies of David Haas, Marty Haugen, Tony Alonso, Michael Mahler, Lori True, and John Bell are coupled with traditional chants and hymns to create music that echoes with uncompromising faith. Also included are two of Tate’s haunting and original interludes along with the delicate “If You Love Me.”
These arrangements possess a sonority that resonates deep in the soul. Like a prayer without words, each piece transcends human emotion and lifts the listener to a place so purely serene, one cannot help but experience true conversion. Tate’s captivating piano technique simply shines as he skillfully transitions from one tune to the next. Seasons of Grace, Volume 2 will tenderly inspirit all who listen.
The printed music edition features the twelve arrangements on this recording. Most are of intermediate difficulty with only a few moments of more adventuresome playing. This collection is perfect for moments of instrumental reflection.