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Various Arrangers: Classic Jazz Songs

Song NameComposerArrangerVoicingAs Performed By
Chile Con CarneAnders EdenrothSSAReal GroupPreview
I Have DreamedRichard RodgersKirby ShawSSAAPreview
What A Wonderful WorldBob ThieleAudrey SnyderSSAALouis ArmstrongPreview
AlfieBurt BacharachPhil MattsonSSAAPreview

Here's a collection of four classic songs that are fun to sing and guaranteed to be audience favorites. This perennially popular song "Chile con Carne" from The Real Group is now available for treble voices, allowing you to get into a jazzy groove with this fun, upbeat concert work. Features syncopated, Latin-like rhythms and witty lyrics, with repeated figures that make this easier to teach and learn. "Alfie" is from songwriting legends Hal David and Burt Bacharach and arranged by the acclaimed vocal jazz educator Phil Mattson, this song is among the most meaningful in contemporary music. "I Have Dreamed" has rich harmonies highlight the powerful emotions inherent in the text. Lush vocal textures and expressive harmonies are the highlight of this well-crafted a cappella setting of the classic ballad from Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I. An excellent showcase for both concert groups and vocal jazz ensembles. "What a Wonderful World" was written for and first performed by Louis Armstrong, this popular standard rejoices in the simple enjoyment of everyday life. This lush setting is perfect for SSAA ensembles from high school and up.

Item code: 8014B | Sheet Music | $7.95 |add item to cart
Vocal Jazz | A Cappella | SSAA | Softcover | 7 x 10
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