I'll Fly Away
Free Fiddle Sheet Music 

I'll Fly Away free fiddle sheet music, with a new AlphaNotes arrangement for beginning readers.  Also,

  • solos & 
  • harmonies for voice and guitar, and 
  • lead sheets for other instruments as well!

And are you interested in a new and very playable PIANO ARRANGEMENT? Check down the page for a glimpse!

Here is "I'll Fly Away" with free guitar acoustic tablature: 

Hymn I'll Fly Away for guitar with easy guitar tabs, plus standard notation for other instruments & voice

Please scroll down the page for the download links.

And here is a close-up look at that page:

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This gospel song is a well-loved, energetic hymn for voice, fiddle and guitar. Choose from several versions to download, in multiple keys.

Scroll down the page for the free PDF download links.

For beginning treble clef readers, here is an easy approach - lettered notes!  This one has some special tips on it for violin, such as the "1 - low 1 - low 2" admonition:

I'll Fly Away with letters in the notes, for fiddle

Please scroll down the page for the download links.

Using lettered notes like this could be called CHEATING, I suppose.  What helps my new learners is really the finger numbers.  

At this stage, they are still mostly learning by ear.  This just helps out.

This joyful hymn is actually about death, and what happens afterward.

No more shadows, but the bright gladness of looking forward to meeting again friends and family at that home on God's celestial shore...

With its promise of hope and everlasting joy, it is a hymn suitable for a funeral.

I'll Fly Away was the favorite hymn of my young friend Gabrielle, and at her memorial service, friends and family sang this song, plus another that can be found on a page dedicated to her.

Here is a harmonized version: 

free sheet music I'll Fly Away hymn with harmony

Please scroll down the page for the download links.

I'll Fly Away is easy even for young fiddlers to play, and the harmony, whether for singers or instrumentalists, is fairly predictable, but well-matched to the melody.

Two fiddles playing this as a duet sound great together, and one of my younger vocal students learned the harmony without much of a struggle. 

The free lead sheets below can be used by instruments or voices which are more comfortable in other keys: 

free lead sheets I'll Fly Away for all instruments

This free fiddle sheet music is fun to sing and play, especially in an ensemble -- I know your students will enjoy it!


The guitar tab link:


Download I'll Fly Away chords with guitar tabs


Here is the download link for the sheet I'll Fly Away with lettered notes in the key of G, lead sheet, especially for fiddle:


Download the song for beginning violin or treble instruments


The harmonized arrangement, also in the key of G:


Download vocal and fiddle sheet music with harmony 


The lead sheets in multiple keys, for treble, bass, and viola clef:


Download free lead sheet music I'll Fly Away in the key of A 


Download free lead sheet music I'll Fly Away in the key of Bb 


Download free lead sheet music I'll Fly Away in the key of C 


Download free lead sheet music I'll Fly Away in the key of D 


Download free lead sheet music I'll Fly Away in the key of Eb 


Download free lead sheet music I'll Fly Away in the key of F 


Download free lead sheet music I'll Fly Away in the key of G 


And for bass clef instruments & viola clef:


Download free hymn for bass clef in D


Download hymn for bass clef in G


Download I'll Fly Away for viola in D


Download the gospel song for viola in G


Piano arrangement of I'll Fly Away - very high energy and beautiful.  Not easy.

This is a brand-new arrangement for piano, in two keys, of I'll Fly Away chords, lyrics, and sheet music.

This is located on my other website, very tiny and new!

This arrangement is joyful and energetic - you will love playing it.








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About the Author

Dana Thynes

Hi, I'm Dana!  (Say that like "Anna".)  I'm the owner of Music-for-Music-Teachers.com.

Like some of you, I've been playing the piano since early childhood, and added a few other instruments along the way, plus an interest in arranging and composing music.

You can find out more about me and the reason for this website at my About Me page.