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Linda Spevacek: Christmas Carols for Mixed Voices

Song NameArranger
Merrily Sing Noel!Linda Spevacek
Riu, Riu, ChiuLinda Spevacek
Sing HeyLinda Spevacek
The Sound of Pipe and DrumLinda Spevacek

The vibrant, festive original, 'Merrily Sing Noel!' is a marvelous opener or change-of-pace selection. Its fanfare-like style and bright mood also offer nice, effective dynamic contrasts. Superb treble writing! The madrigal-like setting of the traditional Christmas greeting, 'Sing hey!' features a festive dance-like flavor. Most accessible, engaging, and fun, it alsomakes an excellent choice for madrigal dinners. 'The Sound of Pipe and Drum' is a delightfully fresh new setting of the lively, dance-like Pierre Certon madrigal, complete with a new English text and appropriate for general concert/contest use or for Christmas. The original French lyrics are included as an option. The new voicings of this best-selling arrangement of the Spanish Carol, 'Riu, Riu, Chiu,' include text options for English or Spanish. Tambourine and hand claps lend a festive, colorful flair. Whether performed with or without piano accompaniment, the limited ranges, repetitious form, and opportunities for solos yield built-in success for holiday programs.

Item code: 9503B | Sheet Music | $6.95 |add item to cart
Choral | A Cappella | SATB | 35 Pages | Softcover | 7 x 10
Related: Choral Christmas Arrangements
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