I Saw a Tree by the Riverside

I saw a tree by the riverside

Author: Ken Medema
Tune: TREE SONG
Published in 1 hymnal

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Author: Ken Medema

Ken Medema (b. Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1943) is a song writer, composer, recording artist, and story-teller through music. Blind from birth, Ken began playing the piano at age five and studied classical music by reading Braille. He graduated from Grand Rapids Christian High School and studied music therapy at Michigan State University in Lansing, Michigan. As a music therapist in both Indiana and New Jersey, he began writing songs for hurting teenagers, an experience that helped to launch a career of writing songs on Christian life that has taken him to venues large and small all over North America and beyond. He responds to what he hears and sees in his heart at particular events, often improvising songs on the spot, offering compassion, h… Go to person page >

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First Line: I saw a tree by the riverside
Title: I Saw a Tree by the Riverside
Author: Ken Medema
Meter: Irregular
Refrain First Line: I've got roots growing down to the water
Copyright: © 1976 World Music LLC

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