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Two Stevenson Settings

Robert Louis Stevenson’s whimsical, imaginative texts from “A Child’s Garden of Verses” come to life in this charming musical setting. From the ticking of the hall clock in The Moon to the crashing ocean waves in Pirate Story, this piece is full of vivid images and artful singing. An outstanding choice for concert or contest!… Continue reading Two Stevenson Settings

Two Latin Choruses from “Amadeus”

“Quando Corpus Morietur” and “Amen” come from the Pergolesi “Stabat Mater” and have been edited for ease of accessibility and rehearsal.  The instrumental score and parts for violin I and II, viola, cello, bass and continuo are available through the publisher.  Shawnee Press. Voicing 2-part Description Settings from Pergolesi “Stabat Mater”. Accompaniment Piano and optional… Continue reading Two Latin Choruses from “Amadeus”

Two Handel Classics

These are two arias from the opera, “Renaldo”.  In setting “Lascia Ch’io Pianga” and “Bel Piacere” for two-parts, we have lowered the key to make the ranges more accessible for the younger voices.  The lyrics are in the original Italian as well as in a freely worded, albeit more singable, English translation.  Shawnee Press. Voicing 2-part… Continue reading Two Handel Classics

Two Cradle Songs

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Tumefurahi

Rejoicing abounds in this multi-cultural selection! The Swahili refrain is easy to learn and the English stanzas provide a good balance to the primary melody. African drums and hand claps add to the infectious, joyful rhythm. Advanced choirs will enjoy adding the optional descant for an exciting finish!  Choristers Guild. Voicing 2-part Description Ethnic. Swahili:… Continue reading Tumefurahi

Troika

Based on a traditional Russian folk song, “Troika” takes you on a sleigh ride through the blowing snow to a village hall where laughter and dancing are joined by the sound of balalaikas.  A great song for a winter concert!  Shawnee Press. Voicing satb Accompaniment Piano accompaniment

Troika

Based on a traditional Russian folk song, “Troika” takes you on a sleigh ride through the blowing snow to a village hall where laughter and dancing are joined by the sound of balalaikas.  A great song for a winter concert!  Shawnee Press. Voicing sab Accompaniment Piano accompaniment

Today, My Spirit Sings

Hopeful, lyric and upbeat, Today My Spirit Sings is sure to inspire and delight your students as they improve their singing of expansive, forward-moving phrases while extending their range. A lovely addition to any concert or festival program, this easy selection is an excellent concert opener for young choirs!  BriLee Music. Voicing 2-Part Accompaniment Piano… Continue reading Today, My Spirit Sings

Tiritomba

The nonsense syllables in Tiritomba come from an Italian text about how to impress someone to make them yours. Your ensembles will have fun with the light rhythms, lyrical melodies, and partner-song-style singing!  Shawnee Press. Voicing ssa Accompaniment Piano accompaniment

Time To Be Goin’

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