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African Processional African Processional
D.B. Montoya & Carah Reed - Pavane Publishing

A cross-cultural celebration! Begin your performance or concert theme with this festive, rhythmic processional that features layered African drum ostinati and homophonic chordal harmonies.  Accessible to learn... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$2.35
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$2.35
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$2.35
Behold, How Good Behold, How Good
Michael John Trotta - MorningStar Music Publishers

Inspired by Psalm 133, composer Michael John Trotter has written a lovely a cappella piece that celebrates the unity of brotherhood among all people. This calm, sonorous work is the perfect choice for... view details

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MMedium
$1.70
Deep Peace Deep Peace (A Celtic Blessing)
Brian Tate - Hal Leonard Corporation

This Celtic blessing is well known and loved in many different versions and this a cappella setting will be especially effective as a gentle closing number or encore for school and community choirs.... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$1.90
Don't Stop the Music Don't Stop the Music
arr. Deke Sharon - Hal Leonard Corporation

The movie "Pitch Perfect" starts with a bang, and this is it: The Treblemakers arrangement of the modern Rihanna classic. It's the perfect show opener or closer for your male a cappella group (four parts plus... view details
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Goodnight, My Someone Goodnight, My Someone
Meredith Willson/arr. Zegree - Hal Leonard Corporation

This easy a cappella setting of the sweet love song from "The Music Man" is an absolute delight to sing and hear.  The smooth vocal lines and expressive, jazz-tinged harmonies flow gracefully, making it an... view details
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Joy Be With You All Joy Be With You All
Douglas E. Wagner - Alfred Music Publishing

This thoughtful closing sentiment is appropriate for any time of year. Imagine your singers joining hands as they blend and tune their voices. Just when you think you've heard the finest of a cappella... view details

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Kenyan Welcome Songs Kenyan Welcome Songs
arr. Tim Gregory - Hal Leonard Corporation

This joyful set of traditional Kenyan songs is published as a mini-collection, but may be performed as a continuous medley, all in the same key and at the same bright tempo. Scored for solo or duet and... view details
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Two-Part 
$1.80
The Lord Bless You and Keep You The Lord Bless You and Keep You
Peter Lutkin - Boston Music Company

Excellent as a benediction or closing number, this is a piece you're sure to pick up often. May be done with or without accompaniment. ... view details
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EEasy
$1.75
A New Day A New Day
Audrey Snyder - Hal Leonard Corporation

This joyful new a cappella work is an excellent concert and contest piece. Well-crafted part writing makes this a fine choice for developing tuning, phrasing and choral style, and its use of harmony is... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$1.90
A Prayer for Peace A Prayer for Peace (Lord, Make Me an Instrument of Thy Peace)
Michael John Trotta - MorningStar Music Publishers

Melodic and thoughtfully composed, this choral prayer is beautifully lyric and stays well within the capabilities of the four-part choir. The prayer, attributed to St. Francis of Assisi, has become established... view details
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$1.85
Sing Your Way Home Sing Your Way Home
Joseph M. Martin - Shawnee Press

Deeply expressive, an old poem is treated with rich harmonies to become a moving closer for concerts or festivals. Written with an ear to the a cappella glee club tradition, the incorporation of Dvorak's... view details
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MMedium
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Thirty Second Fa La La Thirty Second Fa La La
Donald Moore - Heritage Music Press

Yes! It only takes thirty seconds to perform this unique and tasty "Fa La La!" Use it as a warm-up exercise, a concert opener, closer, or even a surprise encore! A terrific vehicle for teaching independence of... view details
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EEasy
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EEasy
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EEasy
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Viva La Musica! Viva La Musica!
David Brunner - Boosey & Hawkes

Translated as, "Long live music," the title phrase is the only Spanish text in this boldly stated a cappella concert opener. The opening musical statement in unison is followed quickly by a dance-like,... view details
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