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Various Arrangers: African A Cappella

Song NameArrangerVoicingAs Performed By
African ProcessionalRon KeanSATB
E Oru ORosephanye PowellSATBPreview
Ning WendeteRosephanye Powell SATB
O Sinfuni MungoRoger EmersonSATBFirst CallPreview
An African Song Game (The Coca Cola Song)Michael CoolenSATB
African NoelBenjamin HarlanSATB

Selected for the Ron Kean Multicultural Series, "African Processional" utilizes sounds from African folk songs and a joyful chorus emerges with an occasional solo interjection. "Ning Wendete" is a traditional folk song from Kenya and is a conversation between a man and a woman. "I love you, but you do not love me. How is that? If you do not love me, you had better tell me so." Dynamic contrast, percussion and a wide range of layered vocal textures make this an appealing concert choice. "The Coca Cola Song" is a playful contemporary African folksong and is a lot of fun to perform with layered vocal parts, African percussion, and humorous references to the choir members singing. Celebrative and highly rhythmic, "African Noel" shines with energy and excitment. Contrasting dynamics and optional percussion make this one a real creative and refreshing Christmas selection. Beautiful in its simplicity, your choir will have fun with this one!

Item code: 2224B | Sheet Music | $9.98 |add item to cart
World  | A Cappella | SATB | Softcover | 8 x 11 | Africa
Related: African Choral Arrangements
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