Non-Lutheran Hymn Books in Amharic and with Music Notation

Berhane Wongel Church

Kälǝb ǝnəzämǝr [ከልብ እንዘምር, Let Us Sing from the Heart]. Vol. 1. Edited by Ethiopian Berhane Wongel [Baptist] Church. Addis Ababa: Globe Publishing Department, 1972 (1965 AM).

[Contains 60 songs. Key person in contacting and collecting songs from Berhane Wongel Choir, Bible Academy Choir, Mulu Wongel Choir and Light of Life Girls’ School Choir was Getachew Mikre (a founding member of Mulu Wongel Choir).]

Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church

Matsehafa qedase: Ge’ezena amarinya kenemelketu (‘Liturgy Book: Ge’ez and Amharic with Music Signs’). Edited by the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church. Addis Ababa: Berhanena Selam Press, 1971/72 [1970/71 ??] (1963 AM).

Meserete Kristos Church

Mahletä Ǝgziʼabǝher [ማሕሌተ እግዚአብሔር, Praises to God]. Edited by Meserete Kristos Church. Addis Ababa: Central Printing Press, 1962/63 (1956 AM). [Translated by members of the Meriha Iwran School (for the Blind) Choir]

» View book

Seventh Day Adventist Church

Yä’amlak wädase [የአምላክ ውዳሴ, The Praise of God]. Edited by the Seventh Day Adventist Church. Addis Ababa, 1952/53. [1952/53 AD]

Yäʼadventist yäwudase mäzmur [የአድቬንቲስት የዉዳሴ መዝሙር, The Adventist Hymnal]. Addis Ababa: Seventh Day Adventist Church Publishing and Printing, 1982/83 (1975 AM). [Translated English songs].

» View book

Yäsäbatänya qen Adventist yäwudase mäzmur [የሰባተኛው ቀን አድቬንቲስት የዉዳሴ መዝሙር, The Seventh Day Adventist Hymnal]. Addis Ababa: Artistic Printers, 2011/12 (2004 AM). [Several Ethiopian songs added.]

Individuals

Mäzmur bäpiyano [መዝሙር በፒያኖ, Songs with Piano]. Edited by Yigezu Desta. Addis Ababa: self-produced, 1996/97 (1989 AM).

Yägitar mämarǝya mäṣhaf [የጊታር መመሪያ መጽሐፍ, An Instruction Book for Guitar]. Edited by Yonas Gorfe and Yonas Getachew. Addis Ababa: Gospel Media and Music Ministry, 1997/98 (1990 AM).

» View book


INVITATION

Users of this website are invited to inform us about additional important resources.

» Please use the contact form below
to get in touch with us.