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People Get Ready

Music by Curtis Mayfield

Originally Performed by Curtis Mayfield

"People Get Ready" is a 1965 single by the Impressions, and the title track from the People Get Ready album. The single is the group's best-known hit, reaching number-three on the Billboard R&B Chart and number 14 on the Billboard Pop Chart. The gospel-influenced track was a Curtis Mayfield composition that displayed the growing sense of social and political awareness in his writing.

    Release Date: 1965
2011 - Pacific Northwest Harmony Sweepstakes Best Original Arrangement

Songbooks, Arrangements and/or Media

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Charles Beale and Steve Milloy : Popular Voiceworks : Songbook & 1 CD : 9780193435568 : 9780193435568

Charles Beale and Steve Milloy : Popular Voiceworks

Popular Voiceworks is a fabulous collection of jazzy and popular songs in the practical Voiceworks format, with scorings from unison to four parts. Including new arrangements of popular favourites, as well as exciting new songs in a range of styles, this is a fantastic resource for singing groups of all ages.

Songlist: SECTION 1: GETTING MOVING, Swing Time!, You Gotta Move, Take Me To The Water, My Man's Gone Now, People Get Ready, 'Deed I Do, Me Ol' Bamboo, Little One, Take Me to the Funk, This Little Light of Mine, Gitika, SECTION 2: MOVING ON, Introduction and Practical Exercises, He's Gone Away, They'll Know We Are Christians By Our Love, I Want Your Love, Silent Night, Dancin' Till the Blues Are Gone, Straighten Up and Fly Right, Sweet Tea, Song Without Words, Don't Let the Door Hitcha, I'm Not Your Pet, SECTION 3: SHOWSTOPPERS, Come What May, Pages, Comedy Tonight, Hot Hot Hot, Dancing in the Street, and more

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6869b | Songbook & 1 CD | $49.95

Gitika Partington : Community Voiceworks : Songbook & CD : 9780193390799 : 9780193390799

Gitika Partington : Community Voiceworks

Community Voiceworks is an unrivalled collection of fun, reflective, empowering, and moving songs in the practical Voiceworks format. With five sections covering a variety of life's key themes, there is something for everyone - from classic hits such as 'Sitting on the Dock of the Bay', 'If I had a hammer', 'Walking on Sunshine', and 'Something Inside So Strong' to well-known traditional songs and new works by acclaimed choir leaders. The CD provides recordings of individual parts, allowing non-readers to learn aurally, and song sheets are photocopiable. A truly inclusive collection for all groups who love singing together, regardless of experience!

Songlist: I open my arms wide, I am not thinking about you, Spring Song, A cat meditating, A Twist in the Air, Deep Down in my Soul, All will be well, Nickomo: E malama, Caballos galopando, Amazing grace, How Sweet the Sound, Down in the River to Pray, There is silence in my heart tonight, Keep me, Peace white dove, Sitting on the Dock of the Bay, Ain't gonna study war, Ride this Train, People get ready, Give me wings, I can hear a train a-comin', If I had a hammer, Sold down the river, Shona malanga, Ya Basta!, I wish I knew how it would feel to be free, Keep your heart good, Think of me, The Mountain, A Pebble on my Tongue, and more

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2716b | Songbook & CD | $59.95

Bob Marley : One Love - The Very Best of Bob Marley & The Wailers : Solo : Songbook : 073999064612 : 0634041711 : 00306461

Bob Marley : One Love - The Very Best of Bob Marley & The Wailers

This excellent songbook features 21 of reggae legend Bob Marley's most beloved and enduring hits: Buffalo Soldier - Could You Be Loved - Exodus - Get Up, Stand Up - I Know a Place - I Shot the Sheriff - Is This Love - Jamming - No Woman, No Cry - One Love - Redemption Song - Roots, Rock, Reggae - Stir It Up - Three Little Birds - Waiting in Vain - and more!

Songlist: Buffalo Soldier, One Love, I Know A Place (Where We Can Carry On), Turn Your Lights Down Low, Exodus, Stir It Up, Could You Be Loved, Get Up Stand Up, I Shot The Sheriff, Iron Lion Zion, Is This Love, Jamming, Lively Up Yourself, No Woman No Cry, People Get Ready, Redemption Song, Roots, Rock, Reggae, So Much Trouble In The World, Sun Is Shining, Three Little Birds, Waiting In Vain

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Voicing: Solo | Performed by Bob Marley | 20285b | Songbook | $20.95 | PVG

Bob Marley : Bob Marley - Legend : Solo : Songbook : 073999953923 : 0793536987 : 00308257

Bob Marley : Bob Marley - Legend

15 of Marley's most memorable songs, including: Could You Be Loved - Exodus - Get Up Stand Up - I Shot The Sheriff - People Get Ready - and more. Includes lots of photos.

Songlist: Satisfy My Soul, Buffalo Soldier, One Love, Exodus, Stir It Up, Could You Be Loved, Get Up Stand Up, I Shot The Sheriff, Is This Love, Jamming, No Woman No Cry, People Get Ready, Redemption Song, Three Little Birds, Waiting In Vain

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Voicing: Solo | Performed by Bob Marley | 20296b | Songbook | $21.95 ON SALE $19.95 | PVG

Eva Cassidy : You're the Voice: Eva Cassidy : Solo : Songbook & CD : 9780571531271 : 12-057153127X

Eva Cassidy : You're the Voice: Eva Cassidy

Eva Cassidy's posthumous albums have sold millions. You're the Voice is a collection of ten timeless classics arranged for voice, piano, and guitar, as performed and recorded by the legendary Eva Cassidy. The enclosed CD offers full backings for each song, professionally arranged to recreate the sounds of the original recordings. Titles are: Ain't No Sunshine * Autumn Leaves * How Can I Keep from Singing * Imagine * It Doesn't Matter Anymore * Over the Rainbow * Penny to My Name * People Get Ready * Wayfaring Stranger * What a Wonderful World.

Songlist: People Get Ready, Autumn Leaves, Imagine, Wayfaring Stranger, What a Wonderful World, Ain't No Sunshine, Over the Rainbow (from "The Wizard of Oz"), How Can I Keep from Singing, Penny to My Name, It Doesn't Matter Anymore

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Voicing: Solo | Performed by Eva Cassidy | 10399b | Songbook & CD | $22.25 | Voice and Piano

Individual Folios

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People Get Ready : SATB : Kirby Shaw : Curtis Mayfield : Curtis Mayfield : Songbook & CD : 00-CHM02098 : 654979040811

Kirby Shaw : People Get Ready

Arranger: Kirby Shaw | Composer: Curtis Mayfield Performed By: Curtis Mayfield

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Voicing: SATB | Sheet Music | $2.95 |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 00-CHM02098 | Showtrax CD Available
Other Voicings: SAB, 2-Part

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