In Celebration of the Human Voice - The Essential Musical Instrument
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Review: This collection of five short songs for 2-part treble chorus was specifically created to provide traditional concert literature for beginning and developing ensembles. Careful attention is given to the needs of the young treble voice, along with good part-writing and appealing subject matter. Songs may be sung a cappella or accompanied, making this especially good for contest programming.
Songlist: Goodnight, My Love, Hello, Girls, Oh, Mother Dear, Voice Of The Sea, Wind Of The Western Sea
Review: One of the most successful pop acts of all time, ABBA first shot to fame in 1974 after winning the Eurovision Song Contest with 'Waterloo'. The three songs in this volume are among the best-known of all ABBA's many hits: 'Mamma Mia!' the title song to the popular musical; the poignant 'Super Trouper' with its reflections on some of the trials tribulations of life on the road; and 'Money, money, money' with its chromatic twists and catchy interludes. So dig out your platform shoes, dust down your flares and hit the concert platform with this collection of timeless chart-toppers from ABBA. If you are looking for straightforward and rewarding repertoire for your beginner choir, then you need look no further than Choral Basics - the perfect series for singers of all ages. These simple 2-part choral arrangements for soprano and alto voices make the series perfect for choirs. The rich array of repertoire is bound to be a hit with singers of all ages, and the technical abilities of choirs at this level have been taken into consideration. Straightforward and idiomatic piano accompaniments have been included and are designed to support the vocal lines, without putting pressure on staff with less developed keyboard skills. Choral Basics are great value for money providing a contrasted set of arrangements for any concert.
Songlist: Mamma Mia, Super Trouper, Money, Money, Money
Review: Another three timeless classics from one of the most successful pop acts of all time featuring Thank You For The Music, Fernando and their 1974 smash hit Waterloo. So dig out your platform shoes, dust down your flares and hit the concert platform with this collection of timeless chart-toppers from ABBA. If you are looking for straightforward and rewarding repertoire for your beginner choir, then you need look no further than Choral Basics - the perfect series for singers of all ages. These simple 2-part choral arrangements for soprano and alto voices make the series perfect for choirs. The rich array of repertoire is bound to be a hit with singers of all ages, and the technical abilities of choirs at this level have been taken into consideration.Straightforward and idiomatic piano accompaniments have been included and are designed to support the vocal lines, without putting pressure on staff with less developed keyboard skills.
Songlist: Thank You For The Music, Fernando, Waterloo
Review: The Gospel Sing-Along Songbook is the first collection in our new anthem series for 2-part mixed voices, The Sacred Sing-Along Series. The Gospel Sing-Along Songbook includes 12 gospel classics, arranged in five easily-prepared medleys. With reproducible congregational songsheets included in the book, these medleys are great for congregational hymn sings and for praise worship. OR, use them as emergency anthems during the summer or throughout the year!
Songlist: In The Sweet Up Yonder, Medley of the Cross, Jesus, Have Thine Own Way, Stories of Jesus, Standing and Leaning
Review: 'Sing on Sight' is a comprehensive sight-singing method by Audrey Snyder. Volume One assumes no previous experience and begins with simple rhythm practice, and then proceeds step-by-step to full, choral sight-singing. Exercises are written so that two or more lines may be sung simultaneously, so students gain sight-singing independence and develop their part-singing skills. With just a few minutes a day, 'Sing on Sight' can help your choirs learn to read music and have fun in the process
Songlist: How to Use this Book and CD, Rhythm and Pitch Concepts, Teaching Sequences, Checklist for Success, Options for Enrichment and Motivation, The Beat: Quarter Note and Quarter Rest, Barline and Measure / Repeat Sign, Half Note and Half Rest, Time Signature: 4/4 Meter, The Staff / Treble Clef and Bass Clef / The Grand Staff, Introducing and Practicing with Do Re Mi, Ritard, Song: Daydream, Eighth Notes, Introducing and Practicing with Fa and Sol, Beginning on Pitches other than Do, Sight-Singing in Parts, Song: Come on Everybody, Introducing and Practicing with La Ti and high Do, Dotted Half Note, Time Signature: 3/4 Meter, Down the Scale from Do - Lower Neighbors, Sight-singing in Two Parts, The F Major Tonic Chord / Sight-singing skips with the F Major Tonic Chord, The Scale / The Key / Key Signature, Mixing it Up - Sight-singing Skips and Steps in F Major, Song: In the Distance, Intervals: Whole and Half Step / Major and Minor Scale Patterns, Sight-singing in D Minor / D Minor Tonic Chord / Sight-singing Skips in D Minor, Song: This Winter Night, G Major Scale / Sight-singing in G Major / G Major Tonic Chord / Sight-singing skips in G major, Whole Note & Whole Rest , Ties / Ties with Eighth Notes, Dotted Quarter Notes, Syncopation, Song: Everybody Sing, F Major Review / F Major Dominant Chord, G Major Review / G Major Dominant Chord, Pick Up Note / Eighth Rest, Time Signature: 2/4 Meter / Sight-singing in 2/4 Meter, Song: Hey, Mister Fiddler, E Minor Scale, Tonic Chord, and Sight-singing, Sixteenth Notes, Major or Minor?, Song: Like a Hidden Treasure, Eighth & Sixteenth Note Combinations, D Minor Dominant Chord and Sight-singing, E Minor Dominant Chord and Sight-singing, Song: Storm!, Appendix: Rhythm Counting Methods, Appendix: Sight-Singing Method & Movable Do, Appendix: Numbers, Appendix: The Piano Keyboard and Staff
Review: A splendid collection of Anthems, edited for upper-voices by Barry Rose. In total there are twenty-eight pieces - eight published for the first time - including a set of Preces and Responses and a setting of the Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis. This is a really useful resource for choirs that sing Services.
Songlist: The Blessed Virgin's Cradle Song, Praise The Lord, Exult, And Now Another Day Is Gone, Give Us The Wings Of Faith, Examine Me, O Lord, A Cradle Song, My Song Is In Sighing, Light of the World, Preces and Responses, O Bone Jesu, I Will Worship, Ave Verum Corpus - Jesu, Word Of God Incarnate, Behold, Now, Praise The Lord, As I Outrode This Enderes Night, Prevent Us, O Lord, Risen Lord, Christ, Whose Glory Fills The Skies, O Magnum Mysterium, The Lamb, Make Me A Light, Mater Ora Filium, Magnificat and Nunc Domittis
Review: This exciting and accessible collection for upper voices (scored for SA choir and piano) features five brand-new songs by celebrated choral composer Bob Chilcott. Drawing on five very different texts, Chilcott guides the voices through a number of styles and moods; the songs include the rousing 'All for Love of One', gentle 'The Truth is Great', and thought-provoking 'All things pass'. The central song, 'Circles of Motion', is a fervent and positive setting of Joy Harjo's well-known 'Eagle Poem', and the collection is completed by the funky 'Red Boots On', which uses jazzy rhythms and harmonies to bring Kit Wright's text alive. This is Chilcott at his very best - a welcome addition to the repertoire of any upper-voice choir.
Songlist: All For Love of One, The Truth Is Great, Circles of Motion, All Things Pass, Red Boots On
Review: This collection was devised in celebration of the fantastic, sequin-encrusted world that was the 1970s. Not only well-written songs in their own right, full of musical nuance, pacing and drama, these are also some of the most well-known recordings in popular music - and great fun! The Bee Gees 1979 hit Tragedy, is a sophisticated piece of pop music, with carefully thought-out melodies, key changes and dynamics. The Weather Girls 1982 hit of It's Raining Men is a big-voice number and an enduring comp classic. Y.M.C.A. was also a 1979 hit, and performed by the novelty group, Village People. This arrangement is features a percussion breakdown and some textural effects to create a more substantial concert closer or encore. With piano.
Songlist: Tragedy, It's Raining Men, Y.M.C.A.
Review: Frank Sinatra was a showbiz legend - famous not just for singing but also for acting, appearing in over 50 films, winning an Academy Award for his portrayal of Maggio in From Here to Eternity. This collection represents three of his most popular and iconic hits. 'I've Got You Under My Skin' was written by Cole Porter. It became a signature song for Sinatra and was one of the most requested songs at his concerts. 'The Lady is a Tramp' has become a stand-alone classic for many, not least Sinatra. Recorded in 1979, Sinatra's version of the 'Theme from New York, New York' became one of his most popular closers. With piano.
Songlist: I've Got You Under My Skin, The Lady Is A Tramp, Theme from New York, New York
Review: A reprint of this classic book of interesting arrangements for younger male voices. A great introduction to part singing. Piano accompaniment.
Songlist: Babylon's Falling, But The Lord is Mindful of His Own, Dedication, Come, All Ye Shepherds, Donkey Riding, Early One Morning, Eight Bells, Hello! My Baby, I've Been Working on the Railroad, A Long Time Ago, My Wild Irish Rose, Night-Herding Song, Prayer, Sourwood Mountain, Vive L'Amour, There Was A bee, The Yellow Rose of Texas
Review: Calling all world brothers and sisters! Travel our musical globe with WORLD PARTNERS! Like the patches of a family quilt, the folk songs of the world's children tell their stories. Arranged by master music educator, Cheryl Lavender, the twelve 'patches' in this collection are shared with the hope that global cultures and traditions might be better understood and celebrated by our world siblings and ultimately come together into the 'quilt of humanity.' For instantly successful and 'can-do' harmonies, these kid-tested folk songs are arranged with catchy, original partner songs and canons. Adaptable for classroom or concert, all songs are reproducible and include piano/vocal arrangements, teaching tips and reproducible songsheets with phonetic pronunciations. For a richer performance opportunity, many songs feature Orff and percussion parts, as well as easy-to-learn folk dances. For added value, there are teaching objectives linked to the National Standards for each song!
Songlist: A La Nanita Nana , Arirang, Come Dance A Jig , Havah Nagilah, Le Carillon, Light A Candle For Peace, The Piper O' Dundee, Sarasponda, Tarantella, Tina Singu (Sing It!), Vo Luzern Uf Weggis Zu, Vo Luzern Uf Weggis Zu
Review: Surely one of the greatest Disney musicals ever! Cristi Cary Miller does a wonderful job with clever and accessible arrangements of these classic songs that your kids (and their parents!) will love. The happy-go-lucky melody of 'Let's Go Fly a Kite' is a sprightly salute to spring! The fun never stops with the light-hearted 'I Love to Laugh'. It's a smile-a-minute! Show off your best diction with this delightful arrangement of the favorite 'Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious' that's just right for younger singers.
Songlist: Feed the Birds, A Spoonful of Sugar, Chim Chim Cher-ee, Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious, I Love to Laugh, Let's Go Fly a Kite, Step in Time
Review: These fantastically fun and outrageously cool arrangements from the wildly popular Go Fish guys are now available for your kids choir! We've taken ten favorite Go Fish songs, put them in kid-friendly keys, and recreated the arrangements exactly as Go Fish recorded them with one important distinction... we left just the simple melodies to be sung by your kids! Not only will your choir have a blast singing these songs, they are guaranteed crowd pleasers! Your kids will shine as they sing out the melody of each song while the recorded background vocal track handles all the contemporary licks, loops and pop styling's you've come to expect from this amazing vocal group! And best of all, the songs are chock full of great spiritual truth and encouragement for your kids. We guarantee your choir has never sung songs like these before, but they'll want to sing them over and over again! So what are you waiting for?
Songlist: I've Got the Joy, Be That Way, Alleluia, Love Like This, Saved, Jesus Loves Me, The Ten Commandment Boogie, The B-I-B-L-E, Lord, I Lift Your Name on High, You Are Mine
Review: Ten brand new arrangements featuring songs from the critically acclaimed Go Fish albums Snazzy, Superstar, and Splash! This is the songbook of the 'Let's Sing' DVD, used in the 'Backstage With The Bible' Vacation Bible School curriculum. Featuring all ten songs from the DVD in sheet music format.
Songlist: Superstar, Lord I Lift Your Name On High, The Bible Book Bop, Stories, The Ten Commandment Boogie, B-I-B-L-E (Backstage Remix), Jesus Loves Me, Saved, I've Got The Joy, That Acappella Sound
Review: Let The Men Sing! is a new reproducible collection of chorals for tenor and baritone voices by Greg Gilpin. Folk songs, holiday music, madrigals, Latin settings, inspirational songs, and patriotic themes fill this 10-song collection. A budget-stretcher, the kit includes an Enhanced Studio Trax CD with accompaniment and performance tracks, as well as reproducible PDFs of the men's vocal parts, a poster, choreography, American Sign Language (1), instrument pages, cover art, information about the composer, and a program. Whether you have 10 or 100 male singers, this must-have collection will keep you on a budget while supplying your program with excellent choral literature for your young male singers for many years to come.
Songlist: Gloria Alleluia, Music's Echo, Keep on Following the Star, Danny Boy, Cohan's Big Three, A Lyric Adramus Te, Swing Down, Chariot, My Wild Irish Rose, A Wreath Of Carols, Why We Sing
Review: Have fun traveling around the world with this collection of fun-to-sing unison folk song arrangements and easy-to-teach folk dances from nine diverse countries. All pages are reproducible and each unit includes a page of fun and interesting facts about the country, its people and traditions, as well as a related activity that teaches a music concept. The included CD provides performance and accompaniment versions of the song to help facilitate both dancing and singing in your classroom.
Songlist: United States Hawaii - Hukilau, Italy - Tarantella, Canada Quebec - Les Saluts, Israel - Hora, Indonesia - Urla Naga, Japan - Tanko Bushi, Ghana - Rhythm of the Highlife, Greece -, Germany -
Review: This arrangement of 'Kyrie/Kum Ba Ya' can be used for many voicing combinations. Cue-sized notes are included to create other voicing possibilities from this two-part mixed arrangement. Sung a cappella, Kyrie/Kum Ba Ya joins the beautiful simplicity of chant using traditional Latin text with the well-knownl African folk song Kum Ba Ya. Greg Gilpin's original gospel chorals are solid-gold. 'Keep on Following the Star' is no exception. His new original work for Christmas begins with an infectious chorus full of gospel harmonies and style. The verses are sung with an optional solo above gospel 'oo's.' Verse and chorus are repetitive, allowing for quick learning. Add a key change, followed by a hot a cappella with hand claps section, finish with a rousing ending and you've got a new hit for your concert this December. 'Think On Me' - Never has this art song by Alicia Ann Scott sounded so beautiful and chorally arranged so effectively than now. Heart-wrenching harmonies interpret the touching text and the almost hymn-like pianissimo, a cappella verse adds to the dynamic touches that build in the last refrain and fade away with the last lyric. A choral that will teach your students expression. There are so many options for 'All Through The Night' by Greg Gilpin. Optional lyrics also make it suitable for general use. The traditional lyrics are set to new music with a soft calypso feel. The piece may be sung a cappella or with optional piano accompaniment with the addition of low and high hand-drum parts. Simple part writing, solos, and several key changes create a work that will be easy to learn and fun to practice and perform. Choirs of all ages will enjoy this one!
Songlist: Kyrie/Kum Ba Ya, Keep On Following The Star, Think On Me, All Through The Night
Review: A collection of Hungarian folk songs for unaccompanied upper voice choir.
Songlist: Harom hordo, Igaz szerelem, Gomb, gomb, Erdobe, erdobe
Review: Tunes for Two the Whole Year Through is a versatile collection from Jill and Michael Gallina of their best-selling partner song chorals. A perfect way to present the major holidays that occur during the school year, each of the themed songs can be used successfully as classroom lessons or as stand-alone chorals for concerts and performances. Use with any 2-part mixed voice choir of any age or size including elementary or middle school singers, community choirs or senior citizen choruses. This budget-stretching Classroom Kit contains a 2-part collection as well as an Enhanced StudioTrax CD that includes accompaniment and performance tracks, reproducible singer's parts, poster, program, clip art, and composers' info. A BONUS linking and rhyming script gives the opportunity to stage short revue-style performances making this an indispensable partner song collection for your choral or general music library! For Grades 3-6.
Songlist: Boo! & Halloween Is Here, Christopher Columbus & Let's Go Sailing, Happy Holidays, I'll Give You My Heart & Valentine's Day, Presidents On Parade, A Round 'Bout Winter, Sing To Martin Luther King, Spin, Spin, Spin, A Spring Go 'Round, You're A Grand Old Flag
Review: This collection of songs is designed to give you a special selection of repertoire your boys will want to sing. The arrangements are creative and singable and are super appealing. It includes lesson materials to make this more than just a performance collection.
Songlist: The Boatman Dance, Buffalo Gals, Casey Jones, The Drunken Sailor, The Erie Canal, Funiculi, Funicula, John Henry, Oh! How I Hate to Get Up in the Morning, Paddy Works on the Railway, Sweet Betsy from Pike, Strategies for Teaching
Review: Enrich your school or church music program with this wonderful collection of well-known spirituals and fresh gospel music. It contains eight creative, singable, easy-to-teach arrangements of traditional spirituals and gospel music paired with original music from partner song composer and arranger, Jill Gallina. Present these songs separately any time during the year, or together for a complete concert program for your school or church. The partner songs are wonderful teaching tools, helping your choir members to grow musically by teaching independent part-singing for verses one and two and then combining the parts in verse three for successful partner singing. The kit contains the reproducible singers' parts with piano accompaniment and a StudioTrax CD that includes accompaniment and performance tracks. Grades 2-6.
Songlist: He's Got the Whole World, Joshua Fit The Battle, Swing Low, Sweet Chariot, Standin' in the Need Of Prayer, O, Them Golden Slippers, I Got Shoes, Who Did Swallow Jonah?, Ezekiel Saw de Wheel
Review: Let your patriotic pride shine and develop independent 2-part singing for a winning partnership! John Jacobson and Tom Anderson have partnered up new creative lyrics and singable melodies with patriotic favorites in this spirited collection you will use again and again. Young singers will learn each melody separately, and then sing them together for instant harmonic fun. Watch the excitement grow! The Teacher Edition offers piano/vocal arrangements with choreography, and, for added value, reproducible vocal sheets and teaching objectives linked to the National Standards for each song. Stretch your budget dollars further with the Classroom Kit and receive the Teacher Edition and an ENHANCED CD with performance and accompaniment song tracks, plus PDFs of singer songsheets for projection options! Don't miss this winning collection of spirited originals partnered with patriotic favorites 3-6.
Songlist: America, America For Me, America, The Beautiful, Down By The Riverside, Give Love, Have You Ever Seen A Yankee Doodle?, Hip Hop Hooray For The U.S.A., Home Sweet Home, I Love America, I Love That Grand Old Flag, Let Freedom Ring, Simple Gifts, There's A Light, Three Cheers For America, Yankee Doodle Boy, You're A Grand Old Flag
Review: Master writer for young voices, Joyce Eilers has designed a special series for choirs ready to begin part-singing! Filled with Joyce's carefully developed techniques and suggestions, this collection of five best-selling chorals will motivate your choir and help them achieve a successful first experience. In Volume II, Joyce Eilers reinforces the necessary criteria for choosing music for the young singer and shows how to make adjustments as the choir gains in maturity and musical experience. This valuable resource includes five best-selling chorals along with Joyce's helpful suggestions and teaching tips. This collection is sure to produce immediate success with your choir!
Songlist: America The Beautiful, Down By The Riverside, The Pirate Song, Tiki Chant, My America, Glendy Burke, The Legend of the Bells, Down By The Riverside, Go For It!, Dreamer with Liberty and Justice For All
Review: Finnish choral conductor and composer Kari Ala-Pollanen is the director of the acclaimed Tapiola Choir in Finland and is highly regarded thruout Europe. Here is a collection of her arrangements of Negro spirituals for SA chorus.
Songlist: Ev'ry Time I Feel the Spirit , Standin' in the Need of Prayer, Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child , By an' By, Mary Had a Baby, Little David, Babylon's Fallin'.
Review: Junior Voiceworks 1 is a wonderful collection of songs for children. Presenting 33 singable songs, from simple unison to 2 and 3 part, this is a fabulous and accessible resource to motivate and energize young singers. With a CD and supporting teaching notes, Junior Voiceworks 1 is a complete handbook for singing for all teachers and choir leaders.
Songlist: Chant It And Sing, Exploring Two-Part Harmony, Around And Around, Unison Songs, Challenging Songs
Review: This is what you've been waiting for! Introduce your young singers to the basics of vocal jazz with nine original songs illustrating a specific jazz concept. With educator notes included, this is an excellent introduction to an original American art form. Kirby Shaw helps kids learn more about vocal jazz in this easy-to-sing and educational collection. Each original song focuses on a different aspect of jazz singing.
Songlist: Blues, Blues , Blues, Riff City, Inflections, Blue Notes, Scat Like That, Jump, Jive and Jam!, Schoolhouse Blues, A La Mode
Review: If you are looking for quality repertoire to promote and nurture your emerging male chorus, then you have found the right place! Heritage Music Press is proud to present a new TB choral collection-yes, never before released titles for two-part male voices - comprised of nine great titles from top-level writers Andre J. Thomas, Ruth Elaine Schram, Victor C. Johnson, Mary Lynn Lightfoot, Becki Slagle Mayo, Greg Gilpin, and Brad Printz. Together, they've provided a remarkably fresh diversity of musical styles and tempi, as well as a well-rounded mix of arrangements and original compositions. The title is 'Just for the Guys,' and it appears in a new choral collection format that includes reproducible choral parts and an accompaniment CD. At a cost of about $5 per tune for your entire choir, no matter its size ,this collection is both a great value and a great repertoire resource...'Just for the Guys!'
Songlist: I Hear America Singing, Hold Fast Your Dreams!, Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho, Agnus Dei, Tiger! Tiger!, Fly High, You Grand Old Flag, Cantate Deo, The River Sleeps Beneath the Sky, Zum Gali Gali
Review: Margaret Hamilton. This unique collection of songs from South Africa contains 35 songs of the people, performed in churches, workplaces and at gatherings. This book provides the first opportunity for churches, schools and colleges to perform these wonderful songs of liberation and Christian praise. Transcribed and introduced, including performance notes, by Maggie Hamilton and written for unaccompanied voices with guitar symbols for use with unison or two-part singing. The simplicity of many of the tunes and remaining parts makes them suitable for playing on glockenspiels, recorders or other melodic instruments. Published by Novello in association with Christian Aid. Foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu.
Songlist: Nkosi Sikelel'i Afrika (Lord Bless Africa), Inzima Lendleha (This Road is Heavy, Uthando Lwakhe (God's Love), Thuma Mina (Send Me), Tumelo Yaka ha Nkeke ka e Lathla (My Faith, I Will Never Lose It), Abasunda Nabamhlope (Blacks and Whites), Thula Sizwe (Be Silent, Nation), Tshollela Moya wa Hao, Jesu ( Pour Down Your Spirit, Lord), Hamba Vangeli (Spread the Word), Monateng Kapele (In Joy We Will Be Together), Say'ilim' Ingqolowa (We Are Ploughing Wheat), Lerato la Jeso le a Makatsa (The Love of Jesus is Wonderful), Siku rin Gwana (One Day), Ehlatin'e Lusaka (In Lusaka Bush), Studente sal Nooit Verloor (Students Will Never Lose), Stop Killing Our Children
Review: Time and time again, partner songs have proven to be one of the best ways to start your young singers on their way to successful 2-part singing. This fun-filled collection provides a wide variety of accessible music for concerts all year long.
Songlist: America, Of Thee I Sing! ("America, the Beautiful") , A Distant Shore ("The Water Is Wide"), Off to the Races ("Camptown Races"), On the Railroad ("I've Been Workin' on the Railroad") , Sleep, My Child ("All Through the Night"), Snow Is Falling Still ("Still, Still, Still"), Some Folks Do ("Some Folks"), Song of Peace ("Dona Nobis Pacem"), Tell the News! ("Go Tell It on the Mountain"), A Winter Carol ("The Huron Carol")
Review: Best selling repertoire in a practical voicing makes up this economical, pragmatic new collection. The nine selections by leading composers offer a wide spectrum of styles and moods. All are designed to challenge and expand the ability and versatility of the choir, energize singers, and entertain audiences - and at half the cost of separate octavos.
Songlist: Sing for Joy!, Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho, Where Do the Stars Go?, Jubilate Deo, Haru Ga Kita (Spring Has Come), Ja-Da, Sanctus, America, the Free, Inscription of Hope
Review: Your numerous requests for an accessible and practical TB collection have now been answered! Whether your guys are scheduled separately, or you offer a TB choir as part of your middle school, junior high or smaller high school choral program, we are delighted to present these creative solutions to meet your repertoire needs. The eight selections are in a variety of styles, and possess musical integrity and educational value. Some are brand new, and the rest have been excellent sellers as individual octavos. Now available in this outstanding collection for about half the cost than if purchased separately-a welcome budget stretcher for your program. We are confident that you will enjoy these singable solutions for your concerts-and your budget!
Songlist: A Jubilant Gloria, Down in the Valley, Charlottown, Jubilate Deo, Now Let Me Fly, Music of the Sea, What Do We Plant?, American Folk Rhapsody
Review: Teaching children to sing in parts and with different voices - instruments or vocal - can be a challenge. These traditional pieces, combined with original descants and second parts written by Mary Val Marsh are the perfect way to allow students to learn while they have fun. This collection offers titles for almost every occasion from Patriotic to Holiday to traditional standards that every child should know. Also included in this collection are teaching suggestions and comments by the writer that give each piece a little extra for learning and performing. This is a resource that will become a standard!
Songlist: America, Angels we Have Heard on High, Caroling Song, Columbia, The Gem of the Ocean, Deck the Halls, Harvest Hymn, Little David, Play on Your Harp, Mary Ann, My Lord, What a Morning, Sanctus, Silent Night, Spring Walk
Review: A collection of songs from the King of Pop arranged for 2 part mixed voices. Featuring an infectious groove, 'Will You Be There', the popular single from Michael Jackson's Dangerous album also won the 1994 MTV Movie Award for ''Best Song in a Movie'' as the main theme featured on the Free Willy soundtrack. Also from the best selling Dangerous album 'Heal the World' encourages all of us to make our world ''a better place for you and for me and the entire human race.' 'Earth Song' - Featured both at the Grammy's and in Michael Jackson's This Is Itdocumentary, this stirring ballad touching on environmental issues is an excellent choice for both general concerts and Earth Day celebrations. And there is also five of the hottest Michael Jackson dance tunes in one power-packed 6-minute medley with all the hot grooves and kickin' melodies that made the ''King of Pop'' famous. Don't stop 'til your audience has had enough!
Songlist: Will You Be There, Heal the World, A Musical Tribute, Earth Song, We Are the World 25 for Haiti
Review: It is difficult to overstate the impact that Michael Jackson has had upon popular culture. This collection runs in chronological order and spans the illustrious career from the self-proclaimed King of Pop. Celebrate Jackson's brilliance as a vocal performer and songwriter, and get chance to get stuck into three iconic songs - ABC, I'll Be There and Billie Jean. If you are looking for straightforward and rewarding repertoire for your beginner choir, then you need look no further than Faber Music's Choral Basics the perfect series for singers of all ages. The simple 3-part choral arrangements for soprano, alto and a combined part for men's voices make the series perfect for choirs with a dearth of males or whose male singers have unstable or changing voices. The rich array of repertoire is bound to be a hit with younger singers and the technical abilities of choirs at this level have been taken into consideration. Straightforward and idiomatic piano accompaniments have been included and are designed to support the vocal lines, without putting pressure on staff with less developed keyboard skills. With piano.
Songlist: ABC, I'll Be There, Billie Jean
Review: Natalie Sleeth was without a doubt the most consistantly successful composer of anthems for children of the late twentieth century. Always singable, always with musical integrity, her music is the living legacy of her belief that music for children should be 'something worth singing and something worth singing about.' Let the Children Sing! is apt evidence of that credo. These six anthems were originally designed for two-part treble choirs, but suggestions for successful renditions with unison choirs have been added so that the music may be accessible to a broader age range. Now, Let the Children Sing!
Songlist: Come Let Us Sing, Lord, Make Us Worthy, It's All In The Hands of God, The Kingdom of the Lord , Noel, Noel, A Boy Is Born, Let All The World Be Glad And Sing
Review: This compilation of easy-to-sing, 2-part/SA(T)B arrangements will make any youth choir sound great and feel successful. The Ultimate Youth Choir Book, Vol. 1 contains 20 songs, along with dramas and student devotionals, creating a multipurpose resource book. Here is a blend of energetic, singable arrangements from some of today's leading youth arrangers. It is versatile enough to use with small to large choirs Multiple scripts included in the collection meet a variety of drama needs. One script incorporates songs to create a 45-minute musical, while another creates a 20-minute mini-musical. There are also sketches which can be done with one song alone or may be combined to create a 2-song package. Student devotionals for each song allow the youth to delve deeper and make personal life application of the truths they are singing.
Songlist: Breath of Heaven, Dying to Reach You, Field of Souls, Go Light Your World, Hallowed Be Thy Name, Heaven Is Counting On You, I Must Tell Jesus, I Will Tell the World, I'll Lead You Home, Jesus Will Still Be There, Just Reach Out, Look What God Is Doing, Love One Another, Lover Of My Soul, More Than Anything, Shine On Us, Spread the Word, The Love of Christ, The Rock (That Was Rolled Away), You Are Holy
Review: Five of Roger Emerson's contemporary spiritual settings are crafted for 2-Part voices in a value-packed collection that is perfect for younger choirs in elementary through middle school!
Songlist: All My Trials, Didn't My Lord Deliver Daniel, Let Me Ride (Swing Down Chariot), Sinner Man, Witness
Review: Here's a great way to introduce your young singers to 10 Broadway classics while developing independent part-singing! There's nothing more fun than a partner song, and this terrific collection features well-known favorites that will never go out of style! Includes easy-to-teach staging suggestions where appropriate.
Songlist: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Comedy Tonight, Ease on Down the Road, The Gold Diggers' Song, 42nd Street, Look to the Rainbow, Soon It's Gonna Rain , Tea for Two, Together Wherever We Go, Wouldn't It Be Loverly, Yankee Doodle Boy
Review: There's nothing more fun than singing a partner song, and there's no better way to develop independent 2-part singing with your young performers. GRAB A PARTNER! by well-known composers Sally K. Albrecht and Jay Althouse, features 12 terrific partner songs, each utilizing a well-known melody
Songlist: A Broadway Song (with Give My Regards to Broadway), Which Ball Game? (with Take Me Out to the Ball Game), Sing of the Spring (with Now Is the Month of Maying), How I Love My America (with America, the Beautiful), 'Round the Mountain (with She'll Be Comin' 'Round the Mountain), Angels Watchin' (with All Night, All Day), Get That Fly! (with Shoo, Fly), Come By Here (with Kum Ba Ya), Dance Around the Room (with Zum Gali Gali), Gettin' Ready for Santa Claus (with Up on the Housetop), Heavenly Peace (with Silent Night), Goin' to the Races (with Camptown Races)
Review: Singers of all ages love to perform partner songs, and the Partners in Praise Series overflows with traditional melodies arranged in partner song fashion for children's, youth and adult choirs. Each songbook in the series provides a wonderful source of easily-prepared titles for worship and Christian school concerts, as well as reproducible song and narration sheetsÉno need to buy additional copies for the singers! Add the delightful short narratives before each song and create a medley of two or more songs for children's chapel, special Sunday school programs, vacation Bible school and adult fellowship events. Combine several groups of singers and perform all six songs with narration for a special 15-20 minute musical program. Partners inÉSpirituals, the first installment in the series, includes six partner song arrangements of some of the best-loved spirituals of all time.
Songlist: Glory Bound (This Train & When the Saints Go Marchin' In), Peace Like a River, Kum Ba Yah, Good News! (Go, Tell It on the Mountain), Carry Me Home (Swing Low, Sweet Chariot & Deep River), Rise and Shine!, Sing with the Spirit! , I'm Gonna Sing When the Spirit Says Sing & I'm Gonna Sing, Sing, Sing
Review: What a great way to bridge the gap from unison to 2-part singing. There's nothing more fun than singing a partner song! This tremendous collection features well-known songs that will never go out of style, reproducible song sheets, and easy-to teach staging suggestions.
Songlist: All I Want for Christmas Is My Two Front Teeth, Bye Bye Blackbird , Frosty the Snowman, Jingle Bell Rock, Shake, Rattle and Roll , Singin' in the Rain, Splish, Splash, Strike Up the Band! , Toot Toot Tootsie (Goodbye) , When You're Smiling
Review: Choirs large and small will enjoy preparing and singing these five easy medleys for 2-Part (opt. SATB) choir. Stan Pethel has taken classics such as I Feel Like Traveling On, Unclouded Day, I'm in the Gloryland Way, In the Garden and more... placed them in thematic medleys... and the result is a singable, gospel music celebration!
Songlist: Songs of Hope and Comfort, Will The Circle Be Unbroken, Shall We Gather at the River?, Leaning on the Everlasting Arms, Songs of Slavation, In the Garden, Softly and Tenderly, I Surrender All, When the Roll is Called, When the Roll is Called Up Yonder, Unclouded Day, Songs of Forgivness, Whiter Than Snow, Sweet Hour of Prayer, Traveling On, I Feel Like Traveling On, I'm In The Gloryland Way, The Way of the Cross Leads Home
Review: Here is essential repertoire for those Sundays when you are numbers challenged! Snow Sundays beware, here are stunning numbers easily learned and proven successful with limited personnel. Two-part and easy SAB numbers from our archive of bestsellers make this the best value of the season. Some include organ accompaniment and all are appropriate for traditional and blended worship settings. Includes music by some of today's leading writers Ð Don Besig, Benjamin Harlan, Hal H. Hopson, Joseph M. Martin, Ruth Elaine Schram, James M. Stevens, and others. Anthems include: Come, Thou Fount; Consider the Lilies; Peace Like a River; Come with Shouting; We Bring Our Thanks; Sing Forever to the Lord; A Closing Prayer; and more.
Songlist: Come Let Us Join, Cast Thy Burden Upon the Lord, Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing, Consider the Lilies, In Every Land Begin the Song, Think on These Things, Peace Like a River /Amen!, Come With Shouting, Walk Along Beside Me, O My Lord, We Bring Our Thanks, Sing Forever to the Lord, A Closing Prayer
Review: Climb aboard the Partner Express for independent part-singing with fast and fun results! Hilarious to heart-warming originals have been partnered with seasonal favorites and folksongs for instant harmonic fun throughout the school year. Effective for classroom or performance, this collection of ten well-crafted partner songs comes complete with accompanied vocal arrangements, choreography and reproducible singer sheets - all under one cover for the teacher on the go!
Songlist: America, I Give My Thanks To You!, Buffalo Gals / Buffalo Guys, The Christmas Tree Feud, Goin' On A Sleigh Ride, Hey, You! (With Up On The Housetop), Jingle Bell Jammin', Makin' Music All Day Long, My Bonnie Lies Over The Ocean, This Little Light Of Mine, We Live The Dream
Review: Haiku is a Japanese form of poetry comprised of three lines of five, seven, and five syllables. Jerry Estes has crafted a set of four short pieces set to original haiku... one for each season of the year. All are beautiful in their simplicity. Well suited for Orff accompaniment; bells and rhythm instrument parts are included in the publication. An outstanding learning and performing piece for 2-part choirs. A delicate melody swirls and twirls like drifting snow in this tasteful arrangement of a traditional Japanese school song 'Yuki'. The three short Japanese phrases (and several English words) are easy-to-learn and bring to mind icy images of wintertime. 'Uji River' is the most unique multicultural piece you will sing this year. A primarily English text tells the spectacular story of an ancient Japanese fishing tradition on the Uji River. And a traditional Asian folk melody floats above a gentle koto-like piano. Magical for treble voices, and highly effective when TB singers sound like fishermen. Tsuki means 'moon,' and is one of just a few Japanese words sung in this pentatonic scale-based song. Other words describe the beauty of the Japanese moon throughout the year. A captivating and memorable piece.
Songlist: Four Seasons of Haiku, Japanese Snow Song (Yuki), Uji River, Tsuki (Japanese Moon), Sakura
Review: Catch that 'Bieber fever' with this irresistible collection of Justin Bieber favorites. Features popular songs from his certified platinum recordings, 'My World' and 'My World 2.0', including three of Justin's biggest singles. Your students will beg to sing these chart-topping tunes! 'Born to Be Somebody' was featured in the motion picture 'Never Say Never', and this inspirational power ballad works beautifully for graduation and spring concerts. 'I was born to be somebody . . . and this world will belong to me.'
Songlist: Born to Be Somebody, Baby! A Medley of Justin Bieber Hits
Review: Grab your sunglasses and beach gear and add some Sixties sizzle to your concert! These 60's pop hits by the Beach Boys captures all the authentic fun in the sun you could ever want and is a perfect choice for younger choirs! You'll have fun, fun, fun with these Discovery Pop arrangements. Written especially for developing choirs, the repetitive voice parts help accelerate the teaching process. Great harmony songs.
Songlist: The Very Best of the Beach Boys (Medley), Be True to Your School, Fun, Fun, Fun, Beach Boys Blast, Surfin' U.S.A.
Review: These are songs that everybody knows and loves and these wonderful classics are sure to please. Especially arranged for younger choirs, these classic Rodgers and Hammerstein songs are a wonderful introduction to the music of Broadway. Crafted for success, this setting will be a joy to rehearse as well as perform. Just like the Von Trapps, when you know the notes to sing, you can sing most anything! A perfect choice for any concert program!
Songlist: Edelweiss, The Sound of Music, The Lonely Goatherd, My Favorite Things, So Long, Farewell, Do-Re-Mi
Review: The Alfred Top Pop collections feature outstanding arrangements of songs from the popular music genre. These publications provide exciting contemporary, and educationally-sound arrangements for singers of all ages, from elementary through high school, to college and adult choirs.
Songlist: Bye Bye Blackbird, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, The Glory of Love, Monster Mash, Over The Rainbow, Wink's Welcome Song
Review: Hailed by Anton Armstrong as a collection of 'practical and accessible arrangements for a variety of voices,' When the Spirit Says Sing: Spirituals for Unison/Two-part Voices is an exciting and much-needed spiritual collection by some of Choristers Guild's most beloved composers. The arrangements in this collection have been carefully created in an authentic style true to the original purpose of the traditional spiritual. This reproducible resource is appropriate for singers of any age, be they children, youth, adults, or senior singers. With a beautiful foreword by Anton Armstrong, this book will be an amazing, educational addition to your church, school, or community choir repertoire. All songs are REPRODUCIBLE!
Songlist: Ain'a That Good News, Want Jesus to Walk with Me, Joshua Fought the Battle of Jericho, Give Me Oil in My Lamp, We Are Climbing Jacob's Ladder, Witness, Sing When the Spirit Says Sing, Swing Low, Sweet Chariot, Didn't My Lord Deliver Daniel, Dry Bones
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