Canjo Book 4 (Released 2017)

Book# 4  Christian Service Songs, Religious Canjo For the Advanced Player

This book is fourth in a series of canjo songbooks. “The CANJO Music Book” was published in 2014, and “Can you Canjo” followed in 2015, then “Pickin’ on the Porch” for the Advanced Player in 2017. 

In this book, John Mitchell has selected many of his favorite hymns and arranged them for the canjo. Songs touch our hearts and lift our spirit. When shared and lifted together in voice, songs bind us to one another. Traditional hymns have been central to church services for generations. If you grew up in such a church, the selections in this book will likely evoke many memories. The words and music calm, inspire and encourage us. Arranged by John Mitchell to play on the Porch Music Store Canjo. These arrangements can also be played on the mountain dulcimer or strumstick.

Songs Include: Abide with Me, Amazing Grace, Be Still My Soul, Beyond the Sunset, Blessed Assurance Jesus is Mine, Blessed Be the Name, Blessed Redeemer, Blest Be the Tie That Binds, Burdens Are Lifted at Calvary, Come Thy Fount of Every Blessing, Down at the Cross, Fairest Lord Jesus, Faith Is the Victory, Faith of our Fathers, God Be with You, He Touched Me, Heavenly Sunlight, Holy Holy Holy Lord God Almighty, How Sweet the Name of Jesus Sounds, I Must tell Jesus, I Need Thee Every Hours, In My Heart There Rings a Melody, Joyful Joyful We Adore Thee, My Jesus I Love Thee, Near the Cross, Near to the Heart of God, Nearer my God to Thee, O Perfect Love, Rock of Ages, Softly and Tenderly, Stand Up Stand Up for Jesus, Sweet Hour of Prayer, Take Time to Be Holy, This is My Father’s World, To God Be the Glory, Trust and Obey, Victory in Jesus, What a Friend We Have in Jesus, When I Survey The Wondrous Cross, and Wonderful Words of Life. 

If you are ever in Franklin PA, stop in and play us a song or two. Books are available in our Franklin store and on-line at 

Happy Strumming!