In the Garden


“In the Garden” presents 15 hymns, classics and originals featuring acclaimed pianist/composer/arranger Peggy Duquesnel along with colorful orchestrations and woodwind playing by award-winning Billy Martin. It also includes two popular hymn performances by the late Steve Hall. The music provides an enjoyable, peaceful experience!

1. No More Tears
2. For the Beauty of the Earth
3. Garden of Grace / In the Garden
4. How Great Thou Art / Interlude
5. Time for Love
6. This is My Father's World / Reverie
7. Just As I Am / Unless a Grain of Wheat
8. Amazing Love
9. Nocturne Op. 48 No.1 / Holy, Holy, Holy
10. The Greatest Miracle
11. In the Garden
12. It is Well With My Soul
13. Heart of Thanksgiving
14. Canon in D /Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee
15. Simple Gifts

Peggy Duquesnel (Pianist, Composer, Arranger)
Billy Martin (Woodwinds, Orchestrations)
Andre Mayeux (Mixing and Mastering Engineer)
*Includes two tracks by the late Steve Hall (Pianist/Orchestrations)


“There is much to savor about in this beautifully crafted album of 15 hymns rendered so lovingly on the piano. This marvelously produced album is a veritable bouquet of sounds that rise and fall gently on the heart and impart utter peace and well-being.”
– Ricky Kej, Grammy Award Winning New Age Composer and Producer

“In the Garden, fifteen of our most beloved hymns, songs and classical melodies, all set in a perfect flow of delightful arrangements. Peggy Duquesnel, Billy Martin and Steve Hall have crafted a sublime sonic refuge for our weary nerves.”
– Paul Avgerinos, Grammy Award Winning New Age Artist and Producer

“A masterpiece so gentle and lovely it heals the parts you didn’t know you had.”
– Dave Kinnoin, Songwriter and Children’s Artist

“Peggy has taken many recognizable hymns and created instrumental masterpieces. I found ‘Canon in D/Joyful Joyful We Adore Thee’ to be particularly moving. This album also features original songs by the composer that are equally enjoyable…you can easily listen again and again, each time finding some new favorite line.”
– Gurujas Khalsa – White Sun, New Age Artist

“This album is relaxing and beautiful, with just enough melodic and harmonic left turns to keep one guessing…lovely arrangements and choice of material.”
– Ed Alstrom, Organist for Yankees and Mets

“The collection of piano reveries mixes hymns with secular music in a flow… this new age/instrumental set comes in handy when you want some peaceful tunes swirling around you. With a real pro at the wheel, our ears are in good hands throughout.”
– Chris Spector, Midwest Record

Available Formats:

Digital Album – $9.99, Physical CD – $14.99