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Choral Arrangements from Ghana

Traditional Ghanan choral and folksongs arranged for harmony voices.

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African Angel Carol : SATB : Sheldon Curry : 00-23739 : 038081237053

Sheldon Curry : African Angel Carol

Multi-cultural Christmas fun! Opening with a traditional Ghanan folk melody, this inventive setting of "Angels We Have Heard on High" is punctuated by syncopated South African rhythmic motives, choral call-and-response, and layered vocal themes. Parts for optional percussion and bells are included in the choral. Don't miss Sheldon Curry's terrific orchestratated track! Terrific for Christmas worship and school holiday concerts! Available in 3 voicings.

Arranger: Sheldon Curry | Country: Ghana

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Voicing: SATB | Sheet Music | $1.75 |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 00-23739


African Angel Carol : SAB : Sheldon Curry : Sheet Music : 00-23740 : 038081237060

Sheldon Curry : African Angel Carol

Multi-cultural Christmas fun! Opening with a traditional Ghanan folk melody, this inventive setting of "Angels We Have Heard on High" is punctuated by syncopated South African rhythmic motives, choral call-and-response, and layered vocal themes. Parts for optional percussion and bells are included in the choral. Don't miss Sheldon Curry's terrific orchestratated track! Terrific for Christmas worship and school holiday concerts! Available in 3 voicings.

Arranger: Sheldon Curry | Country: Ghana

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Voicing: SAB | Sheet Music | $1.75 |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 00-23740


African Angel Carol : 2-Part : Sheldon Curry : Sheet Music : 00-23741 : 038081237077

Sheldon Curry : African Angel Carol

Multi-cultural Christmas fun! Opening with a traditional Ghanan folk melody, this inventive setting of "Angels We Have Heard on High" is punctuated by syncopated South African rhythmic motives, choral call-and-response, and layered vocal themes. Parts for optional percussion and bells are included in the choral. Don't miss Sheldon Curry's terrific orchestratated track! Terrific for Christmas worship and school holiday concerts! Available in 3 voicings.

Arranger: Sheldon Curry | Country: Ghana

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Voicing: 2-Part | Sheet Music | $1.75 |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 00-23741


Bobobo Suite : SSAA : Rory Magill : Sheet Music : 48019741 : 884088238087

Rory Magill : Bobobo Suite

Bobobo is a traditional dance of the Ewe people in the Volta Region of Ghana. There are many variations from village to village, and many songs may be used. A village rendition is a lively event and will often last all day or night.

Arranger: Rory Magill | Country: Ghana

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Voicing: SSAA | Sheet Music | $1.95 | A Cappella |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 48019741


Ghana Alleluia : SSA : Kathy Armstrong : Sheet Music : 48004701 : 073999399363

Kathy Armstrong : Ghana Alleluia

Arranger: Kathy Armstrong | Country: Ghana

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Voicing: SSA | Sheet Music | $1.95 | A Cappella |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 48004701


Hallelujah for the Day! : TTB : Andrea Ramsey : Andrea Ramsey : Sheet Music : 08754488 : 884088643300

Andrea Ramsey : Hallelujah for the Day!

With a text taken from a traditional Ghanian fisherman's prayer, this original work is full of space and freedom, with syncopated melodic lines and a soulfulness that will bring a creative and joyful atmosphere to honor choirs, concert and festival occasions. Djembe and shaker parts provided, but improvisation and additional percussion are encouraged.

Composer: Andrea Ramsey | Country: Ghana

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Voicing: TTB | Sheet Music | $1.90 | With Piano |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 08754488


Live the Drum : SSA : Juliet Hess : Juliet Hess : Sheet Music : 48019778 : 884088241766

Juliet Hess : Live the Drum

Strongly influenced by a visit to Ghana and longtime study of the music of that country, Live the Drum captures the spirit of celebration and community in Africa. Scored for voices, piano, and four percussionists.

Composer: Juliet Hess | Country: Ghana

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Voicing: SSA | Sheet Music | $1.80 | With Piano |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 48019778


Obwisana (Goin' to Ghana) : SAB : Mary Donnelly : Sheet Music : 00-18654 : 038081172941

Mary Donnelly : Obwisana (Goin' to Ghana)

A pairing of two folk songs from Ghana makes this a wonderful "world-music" selection for young and developing choirs. In the style of traditional walking songs. Authentic sounding SoundTrax CD.

Arranger: Mary Donnelly | Country: Ghana

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Voicing: SAB | Sheet Music | $2.25 | With Piano |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 00-18654


Obwisana (Goin' to Ghana) : 2-Part : Mary Donnelly : Sheet Music : 00-18655 : 038081172958

Mary Donnelly : Obwisana (Goin' to Ghana)

A pairing of two folk songs from Ghana makes this a wonderful "world-music" selection for young and developing choirs. In the style of traditional walking songs. Authentic sounding SoundTrax CD.

Arranger: Mary Donnelly | Country: Ghana

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Voicing: 2-Part | Sheet Music | $1.85 | With Piano |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 00-18655


Sista : SSAA : Rory Magill : Sheet Music : 48023061 : 884088963439

Rory Magill : Sista

Sista visits the grief of an African family losing a beloved child, as well as the deep connection to the spirit world of the ancestors, which makes it possible for family and friends to carry on after her death. Polyphonic layers of song in the finale reflect the polyrhythmic nature of the traditional Ghanaian music which helped inspire this piece. Duration ca. 5 minutes 30 seconds.

Arranger: Rory Magill | Country: Ghana

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Voicing: SSAA | Sheet Music | $2.10 | With Piano |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 48023061


Songs From Gahu : SSA : Kathy Armstrong : Sheet Music : 48004576 : 073999674217

Kathy Armstrong : Songs From Gahu

Gahu is a recreational piece of the Ewe (eh-weh), who live in Ghana and Togo, West Africa. Gahu is a rich texture of singing, dancing, drumming, drama and the visual impact of colorful costumes. It originated in Nigeria and was brought to Ghana in the 1950's by Ewes who had travelled there, "Gahu" means "expensive dance" and refers to the elaborate nature of the costumes.

Arranger: Kathy Armstrong | Country: Ghana

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Voicing: SSA | Sheet Music | $2.10 | A Cappella |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 48004576


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