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All School Choir ››  Folksongs Choral Music (176)
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Ah! Si Mon Moine Voulait Danser
arr. Donald Patriquin - Earthsongs

This Canadian folksong from Quebec is arranged for voices, piano, and optional percussion. Light, spirited, and full of fun, it has been a popular choice for festivals, adjudications, concerts and contest... view details

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SATB 
$1.95
SAB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
SSAA 
MMedium
$1.90
All the Pretty Little Horses
arr. Andy Beck - Alfred Music Publishing

This innovative arrangement presents the well-known American folk song with a jazz-waltz feel. Unexpected, but highly creative, it's something truly different for concert or jazz groups. ... view details

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SATB 
$1.85
SATB 
$2.95
SAB 
$1.85
SAB 
$2.95
SSA 
$1.85
SSA 
$2.95
Two-Part 
$1.85
Two-Part 
$2.95
P/A CD 
$27.99
Amazing Grace
arr. Bruce Stevenson/ed. Craig Courtney - Beckenhorst Press

"And when this flesh and heart shall fail, and mortal life shall cease, I shall possess within the veil a life of joy and peace."  This seldom heard verse provides a poignant climax to a rich, fresh rendition... view details

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SATB 
$1.90
Instrumental Parts Cello Part
$2.95
Amazing Grace
arr. Jack Schrader - Hope Publishing Company

Absolutely inspired! Jack's perspective on this beloved melody is to use a slow, gospel style. The authentic piano accompaniment has all the piano licks you could possibly want, and supports the arrangement... view details

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SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.05
SAB 
$2.05
P/A CD 
$26.95
Orchestration 
$55.00
American Folk Rhapsody
Linda Spevacek - Heritage Music Press

If you're looking for a good concert or festival feature, consider this creative setting of Cindy; Simple Gifts and Pick A Bale Of Cotton. Accessible to choirs with limited rehearsal time, it's... view details

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SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Two-Part 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
TB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
SSA 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
Appalachian Dances
arr. Cristi Cary Miller - Hal Leonard Corporation

There's never a dull moment in this exceptional arrangement of five popular folk songs: Wayfaring Stranger; Sourwood Mountain; Cumberland Gap; Cotton-Eye Joe and Cindy. Terrific writing for... view details

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Three-Part Mixed 
$1.80
Three-Part Mixed 
$1.80
Two-Part 
$1.90
P/A CD 
$26.99
Appalachian Fiddler
John Purifoy - Hal Leonard Corporation

This vibrant work is infused with joyful energy! Three American folksongs are combined with original words and music to create a spectacular showcase for school and community groups. The authentic fiddle... view details

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SATB 
$1.90
SAB 
$1.90
SSA 
$1.90
P/A CD 
$26.99
At the River
Aaron Copland - Boosey & Hawkes

Powerful and rhythmic, this number also serves as a classic example and introduction to contemporary craftsmanship.... view details

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SSA 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Unison 
$1.95
SA 
$2.10
TTBB 
$2.25
Aura Lee
Keith Christopher - Alfred Music Publishing

Masterfully crafted with a traditional harmonization, this piece is an eloquent showcase for mixed or men's choirs. The addition of the SoundPax instrumentation (strings, flute, and percussion) will make... view details

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SATB 
$1.85
SAB 
$1.85
TTBB 
$1.85
P/A CD 
$27.99
Away in a Manger (Flow Gently, Sweet Afton)
arr. Ruth Elaine Schram - BriLee Music Publishing

This tender, soothing setting of the Flow Gently, Sweet Afton melody has the words of Away in a Manger with the words of the folk song as subtext. It is a sweet, angelic piece for any time of... view details

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SSA 
MEMedium Easy
$1.80
Banjo Pickin' Girl
arr. Tim Sharp & Andrea Ramsey - Hal Leonard Corporation

This arrangement of the Appalachian folk song is tons of fun, with parts for banjo, gourd, washboard and spoons! It even incorporates Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen with humorous effect, making it a... view details

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SSA 
$2.25
Banjo Sam
arr. Jay Broeker - Santa Barbara Music Publishing

Based on an American folk tune from the southern folk tradition of the early 1900s, this selection is an upbeat showpiece that incorporates a banjo player, a bit of non-improvised scat singing, a fun text, and... view details

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SA 
$1.95
Bile Them Cabbage Down
arr. Mack Wilberg - Hinshaw Music, Inc.

A favorite with all-state and regional festivals, this uniquely charming arrangement for choir and piano (four hands) is a choral hoedown just waiting to happen! Add wood block and tambourine, or your own... view details

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SATB 
MAMedium-Advanced
$2.20
Instrumental Parts 
$20.00
Bile Them Cabbage Down
Steve Kupferschmid - Shawnee Press

This lively, rhythmic and humorous arrangement is pure fun from start to finish, not to mention easy to learn! Hand-clappin', hootin' and hollerin' and even some barking and howling fill the verses and... view details

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SAB 
$1.95
SAB 
$1.95
Two-Part 
$1.95
Two-Part 
$1.95
P/A CD 
$26.99
The Birds' Courting Song
arr. Cristi Cary Miller - Hal Leonard Corporation

This Appalachian folk song, which dates back to the seventeenth century, is a conversation among birds of different species, each telling how its color is the result of a broken love affair. With easy vocal... view details

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Three-Part Mixed 
$1.90
Three-Part Mixed 
$1.90
Two-Part 
$1.80
Teaching P/A CD 
$26.99
Black Is the Color of My True Love's Hair
arr. John Purifoy - Hal Leonard Corporation

The Appalachian folk melody takes on a plaintive quality in this setting for mixed voices and piano with cello obbligato. It is a deeply expressive, emotional work, with fluid lines and lovely instrumental... view details

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SATB 
$1.90
SATB 
$1.90
SAB 
$1.90
Black Is the Color of My True Love's Hair
arr. David Eddleman - Carl Fischer LLC

An expressive, rubato tenor solo opens this fresh, jazz-influenced interpretation of the Southern Appalachian folk song. The words describe a man's feelings for his beloved, while the playful piano... view details

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SATB 
$1.95
Bright Morning Stars
arr. Jay Althouse - Alfred Music Publishing

"Bright morning stars are rising...Day is breaking in my soul..."  This Appalachian folksong, arranged for a cappella voices, has a contemplative, spiritual quality.  Opening and closing with a female trio,... view details

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SATB 
$1.85
SATB 
$1.80
SSAA 
$1.85
SSAA 
$1.80
Bring Me Little Water, Sylvie
arr. Kirby Shaw - Hal Leonard Corporation

This soulful a cappella setting of the classic American folksong has a spiritual feel that is very effective! If you're looking for something a little different with a terrific a cappella groove, this is for... view details

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SATB 
$1.90
SATB 
$1.90
SSAA 
$1.90
SSAA 
$1.90
TTBB 
$1.90
TTBB 
$1.90
Buffalo Gals
John Alexander & Ryan McSweeney - Pavane Publishing

Here's a classy setting of the traditional folk song that is a cut above the standard fare. Use the two-hand piano accompaniment in the choral score, or the parts for four-hand piano, string bass, xylophone... view details

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SATB 
$2.95
Instrumental Parts 
$45.00
The Bull Frog
arr. Lon Beery - BriLee Music Publishing

Your young singers will delight in the nonsense syllables of this clever American folksong setting!  "There was a bull frog living in the spring, sing song Polly won't you ky-me-o.  He had such a cold that he... view details

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Two-Part 
$1.80
Camptown Races
Stephen Foster / Jay Althouse - Alfred Music Publishing

Jay's particularly folky accompaniment features a jaunty piano with optional bass and percussion (available free at alfred.com/choralparts). Fully arranged with new harmonic and rhythmic content on each... view details

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SATB 
$1.85
SAB 
$1.85
Two-Part 
$1.85
SSA 
$1.85
TB 
$1.85
P/A CD 
$27.99
A Captain I Shall Be
Glenda E. Franklin - Alfred Music Publishing

This original sea chantey is expressly designed for two-part male ensembles. Contrary motion, canonic counterpoint, and comfortable ranges make it easy for your boys to sound like men. Bring out the... view details

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TB 
$1.85
Carrickfergus
arr. Paul Caldwell & Sean Ivory - Caldwell and Ivory

This lyrical Irish folksong is a favorite among honor choirs. "I wish I was in Carrickfergus, only for nights in Ballygrant...but the sea is wide and I can't swim over, nor have I the wings to fly..." Full of... view details

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SSAATBB 
$3.00
SATB 
$3.00
SAB 
$3.00
SSAA 
$3.00
Unison 
$3.00
 Oboe Part
$5.00