Dawk’ee daha̱y dawtsahy hee tsow’a̱h

Representative Text

Dawk'ee daha̱y dawtsahy hee tsow’a̱h
Dawk'ee daha̱y dawtsahy hee.
Bay dawtsahytaw, gaw aym owtha̱h t'aw.
Dawk'ee daha̱y dawtsahy h'ee.

Source: Voices: Native American hymns and worship resources #8a

Text Information

First Line: Dawk’ee daha̱y dawtsahy hee tsow’a̱h
English Title: Amazing grace, how sweet the sound
Source: Trad. Kiowa
Language: Kiowa
Copyright: Public Domain



NEW BRITAIN (also known as AMAZING GRACE) was originally a folk tune, probably sung slowly with grace notes and melodic embellishments. Typical of the Appalachian tunes from the southern United States, NEW BRITAIN is pentatonic with melodic figures that outline triads. It was first published as a hy…

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