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Ezekiel Saw De Wheel

Music by William L. Dawson

It has been recorded by such artists as Woody Guthrie, Paul Robeson, John Lee Hooker, the Dixie Hummingbirds, the Tillers, the Fisk Jubilee Singers, The Charioteers and Gold City. The song recounts the Old Testament prophet Ezekiel's divine vision, at the start of the eponymous book. Bing Crosby included the song in a medley on his album 101 Gang Songs



Ezekiel Saw de Wheel

Ezekiel Saw de Wheel

The Nordic Choir (Decorah, IA, USA) is a nationally-renowned a cappella choir directed by Allen Hightower. Founded in 1946, the group was led by Weston Noble from 1948 to 2005 and Craig Arnold from 2005 to 2010.



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Cristi Cary Miller : Pentatonic Partners (A Collection of Songs and Activities) : 01 Songbook & 1 CD : 073999702538 : 063403345X : 09970253

Cristi Cary Miller : Pentatonic Partners (A Collection of Songs and Activities)

Based on the 5-tone pentatonic scale, here is a creative collection of folksong partners for voice and piano arranged by music specialist, Cristi Cary Miller. These well-crafted arrangements incorporate simple Orff accompaniments and vocal ostinati for instant harmonic fun! Planning and preparation will be a breeze with the easy-to-follow teaching plans, movement suggestions and a variety of innovative activities. Reproducible songsheets are an added bonus! Available: Teacher's Manual. For Gr. 2-6.

Songlist: Oh Won't You Sit Down?, Good News, Poor Wayfaring Stranger, Goodbye, Old Paint, This Old Hammer, In That Great Gettin' Up Mornin', Wade In The Water, Chatter With The Angels, Heave Ho Me Laddies, Josey, Pentatonic Partners, Sing All Along The Way, Yonder Mountain, The Old Ark's A-Moverin', One More River, Pretty Saro, This Train, Charlie, Li'l Liza Jane (Go Li'l Liza), Ezekiel Saw De Wheel, Sandy Land, Land Of The Silver Birch, Cape Cod Chantey, Cedar Swamp, The Crawdad Hole, Hurry Up, Liza Jane, Shake That Little Foot, Sun Don't Set In The Mornin', My Horses Ain't Hungry

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2758b | Songbook & 1 CD | $19.95


Emily Crocker (editor) : Essential Repertoire for the Concert Choir - Level 3 - Mixed : SATB : Mixed/ Teacher : 073999401172 : 079354355X : 08740117

Emily Crocker (editor) : Essential Repertoire for the Concert Choir - Level 3 - Mixed

Essential Repertoire is a core library of time-tested choral works which provide a framework for teaching style and history, all through performance. The graded series includes Masterworks (Renaissance through Contemporary), Folksongs (American and Multicultural), Spirituals, A Cappella and Accompanied works. The series is available for beginning through advanced choirs, and for mixed, treble and tenor bass ensembles.

Songlist: Ach, arme Welt (Alas, Poor World), Achieved Is Thy Glorious Work, Alma Redemptoris Mater, An American Salute, Blow,Blow, Thou Winter Wind (Arne), Break Forth, O Beauteous, Heavenly Light, E la don don, Verges Maria, Ezekiel Saw De Wheel, Gloria, Gloria In Excelsis, Hodie!, I Saw Three Ships, In Praise Of Spring, Let The Whole Earth Stand In Awe, Lobet den Herren (Praise The Lord), The Nightingale, Now Sleeps The Crimson Petal, Petite Nymphe Folastre (Nymphette, so Dashing and Appealing), Prairie Waters By Night, The Shepherd's Farewell To The Holy Family (Thou Must Leave Thy Lowly Dwe, Sing Out Your Joy, A Song Of Hanukkah (The Feast Of Lights), Swing Low, Sweet Chariot, Tantum ergo in E Flat, Thee with tender care

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Voicing: SATB | 1818b | Mixed/ Teacher | $24.95


Jill Gallina : Partners in Spirit : 2-Part : 01 Songbook & 1 CD : 747510186762 : 35016669

Jill Gallina : Partners in Spirit

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

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Voicing: 2-Part | 9677b | Songbook & 1 CD | $24.95


Mark Hayes : Four A Cappella Spirituals : SATB divisi : 01 Songbook : 038081340340  : 00-31266

Mark Hayes : Four A Cappella Spirituals

For the first time, four of Mark's best a cappella spiritual settings are published as a collection. These spirited titles are filled with Hayes' signature jazz-tinged harmonies, call and answer writing, engaging syncopations and show-stopper endings. Program that separately or as a Mark Hayes "set" in your next concert. For high school, college, community and church choirs who like a challenge.

Songlist: Ain't-a That Good News!, Ev'ry Time I Feel the Spirit, Ezekiel Saw De Wheel, Hush! Somebody's Callin' My Name

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Voicing: SATB divisi | 8719b | Songbook | $7.95 | A Cappella


Moses Hogan : Feel The Spirit : Mixed 5-8 Parts : 01 Songbook : Moses Hogan : 073999437034 : 0634058444 : 08743703

Moses Hogan : Feel The Spirit

With a foreward by Andre Thomas, this collection of Moses Hogan spiritual arrangements is a welcome addition to any director's library and is a fitting tribute to to this great American composer and conductor. Includes: Ain't That Good News, Didn't My Lord Deliver Daniel?, Ev'ry Time I Feel the Spirit, Ezekiel Saw the Wheel, I Couldn't Hear Nobody Pray, Joshua (Fit the Battle of Jericho), My Soul's Been Anchored in De Lord, Ride the Chariot, This Little Light of Mine, We Shall Walk Through the Valley in Peace and 26 more.

Songlist: Abide With Me, Ain't That Good News, The Battle of Jericho, Didn't My Lord Deliver Daniel, Do Lord, Remember Me, Down By the Riverside, Elijah Rock, Ev'ry Time I Feel the Spirit, Ezekiel Saw De Wheel, God's Gonna Set This World on Fire, Good News, the Chariot's Comin', Great Day, Hear My Prayer, I Can Tell the World, I Couldn't Hear Nobody Pray, I Got a Robe, I Know the Lord's Laid His Hands on Me, I Stood on the River of Jordan, I Want Jesus to Walk With Me, I Want to Be Ready, I Want to Thank You, Lord, I'm Gonna Sing 'til the Spirit Moves in My Heart, Jesus Lay Your Head in the Window, Little David, Play On Your Harp, Lord, I Want To Be A Christian, My Soul's Been Anchored in the Lord, Oh Mary, Don't You Weep Don't You Mourn, Ride the Chariot, Standing in the Need of Prayer, Steal Away, and more

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Voicing: Mixed 5-8 Parts | 2833b | Songbook | $18.95 | A Cappella


Moses Hogan : The Oxford Book of Spirituals : Mixed 5-8 Parts : 01 Songbook : Moses Hogan : 0193863049

Moses Hogan : The Oxford Book of Spirituals

African-American spirituals comprise one of the world's greatest and best-loved bodies of music, appealing to both performers and audiences across all boundries. This book is the first anthology to present a comprehensive survey of the genre's reperoire - its principal composers, themes and forums - in a way this is at once stylistally authentic, historically meaningful and intended for practical use both in worship and in concert. Included is a rich array of songs, both familiar and less familiar, arranged by twenty eight of the most significant composers and presented in chronological order from the beginning of the twentieth century to the present. The selections illustrate the history of the spiritual as an art form - from the first serious attempts at notation in ways that approximated actual performance styles, through an arrangement by one of today's most exciting composer-arrangers Moses Hogan.

Songlist: Listen To The Lambs, Swing Low, Sweet Chariot, My Lord, What a Mornin', Jesus Is A Rock In a Weary Lan', Ezekiel Saw De Wheel, Here's One, Let Us Break Bread Together, If I Got My Ticket, Can I Ride?, Little Innocent Lamb, Great Day, Any How, Daniel, Daniel, Servant Of The Lord, Fix me, Jesus, Amen, A City Called Heaven, Were You There?, I Want God's Heaven To Be Mine, The Lilly of The Valley, Keep Your Lamps!, Witness, My Good Lord's Done Been Here, Go, Tell It On The Mountain, Don't You Let Nobody Turn You 'round, Glory To The New Born King, By an' By, Look What dey Doin' to Jesus, The Battle Of Jericho, Lord, How Come Me Here?

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Voicing: Mixed 5-8 Parts | 6703b | Songbook | $22.95


Norman Luboff : A Cappella Christian Arrangements : SATB : Sheet Music : Norman Luboff

Norman Luboff : A Cappella Christian Arrangements

A collection of sacred music from one of America's greatest choral directors.

Songlist: Ezekiel Saw De Wheel, Flow My Tears, The Lord's My Shepherd, The Meeting of the Waters, Psalm 150, The Proverbial Contradictions of Life (Collection), Reflections

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Voicing: SATB | Performed by The Norman Luboff Choir | 9017b | Sheet Music | $8.98 | A Cappella


Various Arrangers : A Cappella! Volume I - Two Part Treble Complete Edition : 01 Songbook : CGE91

Various Arrangers : A Cappella! Volume I - Two Part Treble Complete Edition

The best selling first volume in this a cappella collection series features nine concert and festival selections for young and developing Two-part treble choirs from creative writers Amy F. Bernon, Victor C. Johnson and Mary Lynn Lightfoot. Reproducable.

Songlist: Cantate!, Zum Gali Gali, Hummingbird and Butterfly, Where Go the Boats?, Ezekiel Saw De Wheel, Norman Rockwell Was a Painter, Ubi Caritas, Buckets of Barley, Peace Flows Into Me

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4426b | Songbook | $39.95


Various Arrangers : A Cappella! Volume I - Two Part Treble Choral Edition : 2-Part : 01 Songbook : CGE92

Various Arrangers : A Cappella! Volume I - Two Part Treble Choral Edition

The best selling first volume in this a cappella collection series features nine concert and festival selections for young and developing Two-part treble choirs from creative writers Amy F. Bernon, Victor C. Johnson and Mary Lynn Lightfoot. Non Reproducable.

Songlist: Cantate!, Zum Gali Gali, Hummingbird and Butterfly, Where Go the Boats?, Ezekiel Saw De Wheel, Norman Rockwell Was a Painter, Ubi Caritas, Buckets of Barley, Peace Flows Into Me

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Voicing: 2-Part | 4427b | Songbook | $8.95 | A Cappella


Various Arrangers : Hymns, Spirituals and Praise Songs : 3 Parts : Sheet Music

Various Arrangers : Hymns, Spirituals and Praise Songs

Beginning choirs will love the imagery and contemporary harmonies in the a cappella original "A Pawnee Prayer". Perfect for contest or concert use, the optional hand drums provide additional rhythmic background. "Ezekiel Saw The Whee"l - An invigorating adaptation of one of the great spirituals! "Plenty Good Room" - Using jazz articulations in an exuberant spiritual style, this original provides an exciting dimension to choral programming! "When It Was Yet Dark" - Set to a beautiful old hymn tune from an 1855 collection, this piece offers much scope for phrasing and word painting as the singers recreate the setting from outside the tomb, and explore the psychology of one of the Bible's most famous and timeless characters, Mary Magdalene. "Who Rolled The Stone Away?" - This exciting arrangement of a traditional gospel swing is full of accents, scoops and body percussion that will challenge your choir to internalize the lively and spirited gospel style.

Songlist: Who Rolled The Stone Away?, When It Was Yet Dark, The Lord's Prayer, Ezekiel Saw De Wheel, A Pawnee Prayer

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Voicing: 3 Parts | 8029b | Sheet Music | $7.75 | A Cappella


William L. Dawson : Dawson Spirituals Vol 1 : SATB : 01 Songbook : William Dawson : T200

William L. Dawson : Dawson Spirituals Vol 1

The beloved spiritual arrangements and original compositions of William L. Dawson have been celebrated by choirs and audiences since they were first published, and have become among the most widely performed choral works for concert, contest, and festival settings. These new compilations, Dawson Spirituals, Volumes 1 & 2, each feature six favorites for Mixed Chorus (SATB) that have been carefully re-engraved to feature clean and clear notation. Not only do they provide tremendous readability and clarity, but they remain historically relevant. Every choir will want copies of these collections - William L. Dawson's legacy is everlasting, and his works will be in demand for generations to come!

Songlist: Ain'-a That Good News, Hail Mary!, Steal Away, In His Care-O, Mary Had A Baby, Ezekiel Saw De Wheel

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Voicing: SATB | 6889b | Songbook | $6.95


William L. Dawson : A Cappella Tuskegee Choral Series for Mixed Choirs : SATB : Sheet Music : William Dawson

William L. Dawson : A Cappella Tuskegee Choral Series for Mixed Choirs

William Levi Dawson, born in 1899, was educated at Tuskegee Institute, the Horner Institute of Fine Arts, and the American Conservatory, and wrote his own "Dawson's Negro Folk Symphony" in 1934. He began publishing and recording his arrangements of traditional African-American spirituals in 1955 and they are now considered to be some of the finest examples of the genre. Here are a selection of his finest works for unaccompanied mixed voices. Recommended!

Songlist: Oh, What A Beautiful City, Soon Ah Will Be Done, Ain'a That Good News , There Is A Balm In Gilead, Steal Away, Ezekiel Saw De Wheel, Behold The Star, Hail Mary, Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

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Voicing: SATB | 9217b | Sheet Music | $14.95 | A Cappella


Andy Beck : Spirituals for Solo Singers Vol. 2 Medium Low : Solo : Songbook & CD : 038081150727  : 00-16916

Andy Beck : Spirituals for Solo Singers Vol. 2 Medium Low

Jay Althouse has compiled an outstanding collection of eleven spirituals arranged for solo voice and piano by some of Alfred's finest composers and arrangers. Perfect for recitals, concerts and contests, this compilation includes songs such as "Ezekial'sWheel," "Kum Ba Yah," and more!

Songlist: Ezekiel Saw De Wheel, Kum Ba Yah, My Lord, What a Mornin', Wade In The Water, Amazing Grace, Climbin' Up The Mountain, Little David, Play On Your Harp, Let Us Break Bread Together, Go, Tell it on the Mountain, Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen, Rise Up Shepard and Follow

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Voicing: Solo | 9532b | Songbook & CD | $24.95 | Accompanied


J. Rosamond Johnson : Album of Negro Spirituals : Solo : 01 Songbook : 073999086348 : 0793553911 : 00008634

J. Rosamond Johnson : Album of Negro Spirituals

Album Of Negro Spirituals Newly adapted and arranged by J. Rosamond Johnson. 26 favorite examples of America's great contribution to the world of music.

Songlist: Steal Away, Swing Low, Sweet Chariot, Deep River, I Couldn't Hear Nobody Pray, Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen, Standin' In The Need Of Prayer (Standing In The Need Of Prayer), Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child, Go Down Moses, Give Me That Old Time Religion, Joshua (Fit The Battle Of Jericho), Were You There?, Little David, Play On Your Harp, Ev'ry Time I Feel the Spirit, Ezekiel Saw De Wheel, Gospel Train Is Coming, De Band O'gideon, Didn't My Lord Deliver Daniel, Goin'to Shout-Over God's Heaven, I Been In De Storm,So Long, I'm A-Rollin', Lis'en To De Lam's, Now Let Me Fly, O Rocks, Don't Fall On Me, Peter, Go Ring-A Dem Bells, Peter On De Sea,Sea,Sea,Sea, Roll, Jordan, Roll!

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Voicing: Solo | 20368b | Songbook | $10.95 | PVG


Jay Althouse : Spirituals for Solo Singers Vol. 1 Medium High : Solo : Songbook & CD : 038081150710  : 00-16915

Jay Althouse : Spirituals for Solo Singers Vol. 1 Medium High

Jay Althouse has compiled an outstanding collection of eleven spirituals arranged for solo voice and piano by some of Alfred's finest composers and arrangers. Perfect for recitals, concerts and contests, this compilation includes songs such as "Ezekial'sWheel," "Kum Ba Yah," and more!

Songlist: Ezekiel Saw De Wheel, Kum Ba Yah, My Lord, What a Mornin', Wade In The Water, Amazing Grace, Climbing Up The Mountain, Little David, Play On Your Harp, Let Us Break Bread Togther, Go, Tell it on the Mountain, Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen, Rise up Shepard And Follow

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Voicing: Solo | 9530b | Songbook & CD | $24.95 | Accompanied


Individual Folios

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Ezekiel Saw De Wheel : SATB : Norman Luboff : William L. Dawson : The Norman Luboff Choir : Songbook & CD : W3020

Norman Luboff : Ezekiel Saw De Wheel

Arranger: Norman Luboff | Composer: William L. Dawson Performed By: The Norman Luboff Choir

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Voicing: SATB | Sheet Music | $1.60 | A Cappella |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| W3020


Ezekiel Saw De Wheel : SATB divisi : Moses Hogan : Sheet Music : 08703327 : 073999892031

Moses Hogan : Ezekiel Saw De Wheel

Some definite touches of humor are clearly displayed in this contemporary setting of a traditional favorite. From the call and response between sections to the sound of the wheel-a-turnin', this arrangement will bring your listeners to their feet!

Arranger: Moses Hogan

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Voicing: SATB divisi | Sheet Music | $2.25 | A Cappella | video
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 08703327


Ezekiel Saw De Wheel : SATB : Kirby Shaw : Sheet Music : 08740591 : 073999405910

Kirby Shaw : Ezekiel Saw De Wheel

An invigorating adaptation of one of the great spirituals! Available: SATB a cappella, SAB a cappella. Performance Time: Approx. 3:25.

Arranger: Kirby Shaw

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Voicing: SATB | Sheet Music | $1.80 | A Cappella |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 08740591


Ezekiel Saw De Wheel : SAB : Kirby Shaw : Sheet Music : 08740592 : 073999405927

Kirby Shaw : Ezekiel Saw De Wheel

An invigorating adaptation of one of the great spirituals!

Arranger: Kirby Shaw

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Voicing: SAB | Sheet Music | $2.25 | A Cappella |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 08740592


Ezekiel Saw De Wheel : SATB : Donald Moore : Sheet Music : 00-OCT9710 : 029156604757

Donald Moore : Ezekiel Saw De Wheel

Donald Moore brings you a superb rendition of this much-loved spiritual. Choirs looking for good solid new repertoire should consider this one. The arrangement may be performed a cappella or with accompaniment. You'll be proud to add this one to your library!

Arranger: Donald Moore

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Voicing: SATB | Sheet Music

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