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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
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
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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$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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$1.90
SATB 
$1.90
SAB 
$1.90
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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$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
Casey Jones
arr. Russell Robinson - Heritage Music Press

Get on board!  The classic story of train conductor Casey Jones is told with fun sound effects in this energetic setting of the American folk song, ideal for young and developing choirs.  Each part has ample... view details

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Two-Part 
$1.95
Two-Part 
$1.95
P/A CD 
$26.95
Ching a Ring Chaw (and "Great Gettin' Up Mornin'")
Linda Spevacek - Heritage Music Press

These two traditional songs fit together amazingly well in this excellent concert/festival selection! Each voice part becomes more independent as the arrangement progresses, and when all the parts do their... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Two-Part 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Two-Part 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
TBB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Ching-A-Ring-Chaw
Aaron Copland - Boosey & Hawkes

This edition of Copland's classic composition has been appearing on an increasing number of state and festival lists.... view details

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Unison 
EEasy
$1.95
Unison 
$1.90
Cripple Creek
arr. Greg Gilpin - Alfred Music Publishing

"Have a little fun" singing this lively rendition of a great American fiddle tune that frequently alternates between the girls and the guys. It's a hand-clappin', foot-stompin' hootenanny that will be one of... view details

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SATB 
$1.95
SATB 
$2.95
SAB 
$1.95
SAB 
$2.95
The Cuckoo
R. Hugh - Hal Leonard Corporation

Premiered at the 2008 ACDA Eastern Division Conference, this lively and playful arrangement of an American folk tune will be an excellent feature for young mixed choirs. The scat-like middle section adds to... view details

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SAB 
$2.25
SAB 
$2.25
Drink to Me Only with Thine Eyes
arr. Lon Beery - Alfred Music Publishing

So many of us studied this song as students, and now our developing choirs can hone their skills with this educationally appropriate arrangement. With logical voice leading in comfortable ranges, the voice... view details

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Three-Part Mixed 
$1.85
Three-Part Mixed 
$2.95
TTB 
$1.85
TTB 
$2.95
Every Night When the Sun Goes In
arr. David Waggoner - Alfred Music Publishing

"True love don't weep, true love don't mourn..." Here is a winsome Appalachian folk melody, tastefully arranged for choirs at any level. First in unison, then in rhythmic canon, and finally developing into... view details

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SATB 
$1.80
SATB 
$2.95
SAB 
$1.80
SAB 
$2.95
Two-Part 
$1.85
Two-Part 
$2.95
P/A CD 
$26.99
Fiddle-I-Fee
John Purifoy - Hal Leonard Corporation

"Oh, I had a cat..." The cat, the duck, the cow, the goose and the dog... all join in the refrain of this popular "cumulative" American folksong favorite. The dissonant chords used for the animal sounds are... view details

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SATB 
$1.80
SATB 
$1.80
Two-Part 
$1.80
Two-Part 
$1.80
The Gift to Be Free
arr. Rollo Dilworth - Hal Leonard Corporation

The traditional Shaker hymn Simple Gifts is reinterpreted in this setting, highlighted by layered vocal lines and gospel-style harmonies. Opening simply, the work gradually builds in dynamics and... view details

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SATB 
$1.90
SATB 
$1.90
Gonna Get Through This World
arr. Nick Page - Hal Leonard Corporation

From the Wonder Wheel CD of Woody Guthrie songs, recorded by the Klezmatics, this is a joyous fusion of folk, klezmer, jazz and world styles. The improvisatory refrain at the end of this arrangement reflects a... view details

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SATB 
$1.95
SATB 
$1.95
P/A CD 
$26.99
Good Night, Ladies!
arr. Becki Slagle Mayo - Shawnee Press

The "ladies of folk song" are presented in this clever medley for guys! Oh, Susannah; Cindy; Aura Lee and Liza Jane are woven together to create a fun salute to these familiar tunes, with the... view details

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TB 
$1.90
TB 
$1.90
The Happy Wanderer (Val-de-ri, Val-de-ra)
arr. Dave & Jean Perry - Alfred Music Publishing

Originally composed for a German children's chorus, this folksong from the Swiss Alps is the ultimate happy hiking song. The piano accompaniment includes an optional "secondo" part, so you can use two... view details

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Two-Part 
$2.00
Two-Part 
$2.95
P/A CD 
$26.99
Hello, Susie Brown
arr. Mary Donnelly & George L. O. Strid - Shawnee Press

This lively folk song is a "play party song" that includes clapping and dancing. Beginning with a soft, lovely melody, this fun arrangement has lots of energy and contrast, conveying the true party spirit of... view details

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Three-Part Mixed 
$2.25
Three-Part Mixed 
$2.25
Two-Part 
$2.25
Two-Part 
$2.25
How Can I Keep from Singing?
arr. Andy Beck - Alfred Music Publishing

The cherished American folk hymn is treated lovingly in this easy yet poignant setting.  Simple and reverent, it gracefully captures the early American feeling of the original.  "My life flows on in endless... view details

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$1.85
SATB 
$1.80
SAB 
$1.85
SAB 
$1.80
SSA 
$1.75
SSA 
$1.75
Hush, Little Baby
arr. Cristi Cary Miller - Hal Leonard Corporation

The traditional American folksong gets a fresh treatment in this charming setting, with a supportive, lightly rhythmic piano accompaniment. Very sweet and singable, it is lovely writing for treble choirs in... view details

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SSA 
$1.80
SSA 
$1.80
P/A CD 
$19.99
I Bought Me a Cat
arr. Sally K. Albrecht - Alfred Music Publishing

Now available for two-part or SAB choirs, Sally's fresh treatment of the humorous American folk song is in "add-on" style, with a new animal introduced in each verse.  Each animal sings a distinctive call,... view details

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SAB 
$1.95
SAB 
$2.95
Two-Part 
$1.95
Two-Part 
$1.95
P/A CD 
$27.99