When was Amazing Grace published?
Amazing Grace was first published in "Olney Hymns" which was printed in 1779
"Amazing Grace" is a Christian hymn written by English poet and clergyman John Newton (1725-1807) published in 1779. With a message that forgiveness and redemption is possible regardless of the sins people commit and that the soul can be delivered from despair through the mercy of God, "Amazing Grace" is one of the most recognizable songs in the English-speaking world.
just sing it to yourself and search `amazing grace music notes for recorder` in google and it will come up with the song. amazing grace is a song for starters but good on recorders. the lyrics (if you want to sing it to yourself after or before the recorder practise (reccomended) is: amazing grace, how sweet the sound that saved a wreck like,me i once was young but now i see, amazing grace in me