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  • "A Mother's Prayer" from Hymns For The Christian Life
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  • "Across The Lands" from In Christ Alone
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  • "By Faith" from Awaken the Dawn
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  • "Come People Of The Risen King" from Live at the Gospel Coalition
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  • "Compassion Hymn" from Awaken the Dawn
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  • "Creation Sings the Fathers Song" from Awaken the Dawn
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  • "Every Promise of Your Word" from Awaken the Dawn
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  • "Facing A Task Unfinished" from Facing A Task Unfinished
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  • "For The Cause" from Facing A Task Unfinished
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  • "Go Tell It on the Mountain" from Joy - An Irish Christmas LIVE - DVD
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  • "God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen" from Joy - An Irish Christmas LIVE - DVD
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  • "He Will Hold Me Fast" from Facing A Task Unfinished
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  • "Hear O Israel" from Awaken the Dawn
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  • "Hear The Call Of The Kingdom" from In Christ Alone
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  • "Higher Throne" from In Christ Alone
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  • "How Suddenly A Baby Cries" from Joy - An Irish Christmas
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  • "In Christ Alone" from In Christ Alone
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  • "Jesus Draw Me Ever Nearer" from In Christ Alone
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  • "Jesus Joy Of The Highest Heaven" from Joy - An Irish Christmas
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  • "Joy Has Dawned (with Angels We Have Heard on High)" from Joy - An Irish Christmas LIVE - DVD
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  • "Kyrie Eleison" from Hymns For The Christian Life
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  • "Magnificat" from Joy - An Irish Christmas
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  • "May The Peoples Praise You" from Facing A Task Unfinished
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  • "My Heart Is Filled/Thankfulness" from Hymns For The Christian Life
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  • "My Worth Is Not In What I Own" from The Greengrass Session - EP
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  • "O Children Come" from Joy - An Irish Christmas LIVE - DVD
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  • "O Children Come (feat. Ladysmith Black Mambazo)" from Facing A Task Unfinished
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  • "O Church Arise" from In Christ Alone
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  • "O Church Arise (Arise, Shine) (feat. Chris Tomlin)" from Facing A Task Unfinished
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  • "O Savior Of Our Fallen Race" from Joy - An Irish Christmas
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  • "Oh How Good It Is " from Live at the Gospel Coalition
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  • "See What A Morning" from In Christ Alone
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  • "Simple Living (A Rich Young Man)" from Hymns For The Christian Life
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  • "Still, my soul be still" from Awaken the Dawn
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  • "The Lord Is My Salvation" from Facing A Task Unfinished
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  • "The Power Of The Cross" from In Christ Alone
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  • "What Grace is Mine" from Awaken the Dawn
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  • "When Trials Come" from Awaken the Dawn
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    Latest News
    Keith & Kristyn Getty Announce Sixth Annual 'Sing! An Irish Christmas' Tour
    (Sunday, October 29, 2017)
    Ricky Skaggs and Laura Story Among Special Guests On Keith and Kristyn Getty's Christmas Tour
    (Friday, December 02, 2016)
    The Gettys to Celebrate Christmas at Carnegie Hall
    (Thursday, July 10, 2014)
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    Keith and Kristyn Getty occupy a unique space in the world of music today as preeminent modern hymn writers. In re-inventing the traditional hymn form, they have created a distinguished catalogue of songs teaching Christian doctrine and crossing genres by connecting the world of traditional and classical composition with contemporary and globally-accessible melodies. 

    These modern hymns are rooted in the traditions of Celtic and English hymnody handed down to the Northern Ireland-born couple and long-time writing partner, Stuart Townend. "In Christ Alone" (penned by Keith and Stuart, and recorded by Keith and Kristyn) echoes this heritage, holding the #1 position of most-frequently-sung in UK churches for the past 8 consecutive years. It was recently voted the #2 best-loved hymn of all time in the UK according to a BBC Songs of Praise national survey and among the top 5 hymns of all time by the UK Hymns Society. Another 54 hymns from the Getty's canon are noted in the top 2,000 of that same CCLI list for the UK. 

    Keith and Kristyn's move across the Atlantic in 2006 to continue their writing and be "ambassadors" for the genre has been met with continual growth in the adoption of their songs, in the USA and throughout the world. CCLI has estimated that approximately 40 million people sing "In Christ Alone" in church services globally each year - not to mention the scores of other Getty hymns now deeply rooted in the broader Church's repertoire. In addition to their presence in mainline hymn books and choral repertoires, the songs have been recorded by a breadth of artists including Alison Krauss, Ricky Skaggs, Owl City, Newsboys, Mercy Me, Natalie Grant, Passion/Kristian Stanfill, and Heather Headley. They have also been selected for significant international events such as the Enthronement of the Archbishop of Canterbury and the concluding ceremony of the third Lausanne Congress. 

    The Gettys tour internationally and have developed the recurring North American Hymns for the Christian Life and Irish Christmas tours, visiting venues as diverse as the Ryman Auditorium and Carnegie Hall. They have been guests at other events with performances from Royal Albert Hall to the Pentagon, from the Grand Ole Opry to Franklin Graham Crusades and Homecoming videos, and with television performances this year for PBS and BBC. They have released three studio albums, a Christmas album and a live album in addition to a number of print collections. 

    In the next year, Keith and Kristyn are working hymns and Psalms projects as well as their first classical musical project, a print music anthology and children's music collections written for their daughters. 

    Keith and Kristyn live between Northern Ireland and Nashville with their daughters, Eliza Joy and Charlotte. 

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    I love your music for its style, doctrinal integrity, and ministry. Thank you!!

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