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Kiwis Put Their Spin on Traditional Hymns! Featured

Offering is out today, an album of Hymns performed by some of New Zealand's top musicians including Stan Walker, Kimbra, Vince Harder, Ginny Blackmore Sol3 Mio, Hollie Smith, Teeks and Maisey Rika. All proceeds will go to The Salvation Army to assist those in need.

 According to the Salavtion Army, in addition to the re-imagined hymns, 12 of New Zealand's finest painters have created an original artwork inspired by each one of the tracks. Artists include Dick Frizzell, Lisa Reihana and Max Gimblett, among others.

The 12 artworks will be included in the CD liner notes, as well as being exhibited in Auckland during May. The original artworks will be available for sale, as well as limited edition prints, with all proceeds going to the Salvation Army.

Offering full tracklist:

1. 'Abide With Me' (1847) - Le Art

Artwork by Darryn George

2. 'Amazing Grace' (1779) - Dave Dobbyn

Artwork by Dick Frizzell

3. 'Ma Te Marie' (Unknown, Early 20th Century) - Stan Walker

Artwork by Lisa Reihana

4. 'His Eye Is On The Sparrow' (1905) - Ginny Blackmore

Artwork by Michael Hight

5. 'Whakaaria Mai (How Great Thou Art)' (1885) - Hollie Smith & Teeks

Artwork by Reuben Paterson

6. 'Be Thou My Vision' (Music 1912, Words 600 A.D.) - Nathan Haines & Jonathan Crayford

Artwork by Ray Ching

7. 'Precious Lord, Take My Hand' (Music 1844, Words 1932) - Kimbra

Artwork by Seraphine Pick

8. 'Great Is Thy Faithfulness' (1923) - Ruby Frost

Artwork by Max Gimblett

9. 'It Is Well With My Soul' (1873) - Vince Harder & Maisey Rika

Artwork by John Walsh

10. 'Lo Ta Nu'u' (Unknown, Early 20th Century) - Sol3 Mio

Artwork by Lonnie Hutchinson

11. 'Be Still My Soul' (Music 1899, Words 1752) - Tami Neilson & Don Mcglashan

Artwork by Karl Maughan

12. 'Doxology' (1551) - Rhombus String Quartet

Artwork by Justin Boroughs

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