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All School Choir ››  Folksongs Choral Music (176)
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Shenandoah/He's Gone Away
arr. Mark Hayes - Alfred Music Publishing

Mark Hayes' reflective, poignant essay on the sting of separation, based on two simple folk songs, is very expressive, with warm harmonies, emotive vocal lines, and simple scoring for woodwinds and percussion... view details

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SATB 
MMedium
$1.85
SAB 
MMedium
$2.95
SSA 
$1.95
SSA 
$2.95
P/A CD 
$27.99
Instrumental Parts 
$25.00
Instrumental Parts e-Print
$25.00
Simple Gifts
Aaron Copland/ed. Fine - Boosey & Hawkes

Aaron Copland's famous setting of the Shaker melody long regarded as one of the classics of American folk music. 'Tis a gift to be simple' and the simplicity of this great folk hymn make this an ideal concert... view details

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Two-Part 
MEMedium Easy
$1.90
Simple Gifts
arr. Jay Althouse - Alfred Music Publishing

You will not find a more beautiful, singable arrangement of the beloved Shaker song than this! Elegant and contemporary sounding, with haunting open harmonies, it does full justice to the original, and then... view details

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SATB 
$1.80
SATB 
$2.95
SAB 
$1.85
SSA 
$1.80
SAB 
$2.95
SSA 
$2.95
Skip to My Lou
arr. John Purifoy - Hal Leonard Corporation

The American folk classics Skip to My Lou and Billy Boy are combined in this easy, fun setting. A spinning wheel-like accompaniment, harmonic surprises and a contrasting a cappella section add up... view details

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$1.90
SATB 
$1.90
SAB 
$1.90
Two-Part 
$1.90
Two-Part 
$1.90
Skip to My Lou
arr. Paul Busselberg - Walton Music

This riveting and unusual arrangement offers a chance for your choir to go "all out"!  It will be well worth the preparation needed!  A perfect concert closer or encore, with fun piano accompaniment. ... view details

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SSAATTBB 
$2.25
Skip to My Lou
arr. Greg Gilpin - Alfred Music Publishing

Solid arranging techniques and a playful spirit give this old dance a few new steps. Listen for the add-on ostinati, ear-bending chord progressions, unexpected rhythmic twists, falsetto tenors, descant... view details

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$1.95
SATB 
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TTBB 
$1.95
TTBB 
$1.95
Skip! Skip! Shoo, Fly, Shoo!
Mary Lynn Lightfoot - Heritage Music Press

Rhythmic clapping and stomping patterns add to the fun of this lively setting based on the American folksongs Skip to My Lou and Shoo, Fly with the spiritual This Train thrown in for good... view details

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Three-Part Mixed 
$1.95
Two-Part 
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Two-Part 
$1.95
P/A CD 
$26.95
The Sloop John B
arr. Douglas E. Wagner - Heritage Music Press

An updated, contemporary text complements this engaging setting of the traditional West Indies folk song made popular by The Beach Boys in the 1960s. Shaker and claves add just the right measure of Caribbean... view details

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$1.95
TB 
$1.95
P/A CD 
$26.95
Soldier
arr. Roger Emerson - Hal Leonard Corporation

This contemporary treatment of the American folksong Johnny Has Gone for a Soldier captures the poignant emotions of those left behind in time of war. Turbulent accompaniment patterns, vocal ostinati... view details

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Three-Part Mixed 
$1.80
Three-Part Mixed 
$1.80
Two-Part 
$1.80
Two-Part 
$1.80
P/A CD 
$19.99
Sweet Betsy from Pike
Greg Gilpin - Shawnee Press

Full of diverse rhythms, meters, harmonies, text-painting, and lots of humor, the journey of Sweet Betsy and Long Ike from Pike County to California has never sounded so fun! This delightful new take on the... view details

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$1.95
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Sweet Phoebe
arr. Jameson Marvin - G. Schirmer, Inc.

This arrangement of the popular English folk song tells the story of a young woman who takes matters into her own hands in order to find out if the man she loves truly loves her. The character is strong,... view details

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SSAA 
$1.95
Tell My Ma (When I Go Home)
Jon Washburn - Walton Music

Rollicking and upbeat, this playful setting of a traditional Irish children's song is accented with hand-clapping and foot-stomping. Although generous in its use of divisi passages, the limited ranges and... view details

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$2.00
SSA 
$2.05
There's a Song in My Heart
Douglas E. Wagner - Alfred Music Publishing

There will be smiles all around when your kids embrace this lighthearted ditty-made-more. Doug's happy arrangement is a breeze with its catchy counterlines, repetitive refrain, and partner song pairing. Even... view details

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$1.85
P/A CD 
$27.99
This Land Is Your Land
Woody Guthrie/arr. Jill Gallina - Hal Leonard Corporation

It's been sung by everyone from Bruce Springsteen to the Mormon Tabernacle Choir to millions of American school children! This legendary song was written in 1940 by America's troubadour, Woody Guthrie, whose... view details

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Three-Part Mixed 
$1.90
Two-Part 
$1.90
Teaching P/A CD 
$26.99
This Ol' Man
arr. Greg Gilpin - Shawnee Press

This Ol' Man has never sounded like this before! In an incredibly clever way, Greg has taken the original song into some unpredictable directions, resulting in a novelty number that is an absolute... view details

This Old Hammer
arr. Neil Ginsberg - Shawnee Press

The folk tale of John Henry comes to life in this rhythmic call-and-response style setting. The historical notes describe how railroad workers sang the song while laying railroad track by hand, and the... view details

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Three-Part Mixed 
$1.95
TBB 
$1.95
Three Mountain Ballads
Ron Nelson - Theodore Presser Co

Three beautiful and favorite ballads, He's Gone Away, Will He Remember?, and Barbara Allen are presented here for women's choir. Gorgeous combination of voice parts and piano.... view details

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SSA 
MMedium
$2.25
The Turtle Dove
- Colla Voce Music LLC

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SSATB 
$1.80
Turtle Dove
arr. Linda Spevacek - Hal Leonard Corporation

Beautiful textures and clarity of musical line provide an outstanding setting of this folk favorite!... view details

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SAB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.90
SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.90
Uncle Joe
Neil Ginsberg - Heritage Music Press

Cleverly arranged with a playful hoedown feel, this is really fun! The rhythmic piano accompaniment provides the spark, while plenty of unison singing and exciting dynamic contrasts make it a delight to teach.... view details

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$1.95
Two-Part 
$1.95
P/A CD 
$26.95
Uskudar
arr. Audrey Snyder - Hal Leonard Corporation

Expand your students' horizons with this arrangement of a popular Turkish folksong that depicts the colorful, energetic music of the Middle East. Well-crafted and effective in performance, it includes an... view details

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Three-Part Mixed 
$2.25
Three-Part Mixed 
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Two-Part 
$2.25
Two-Part 
$2.25
Teaching P/A CD opt. oboe, tambourine
$26.99
Vive L'amour
Alice Parker & Robert Shaw - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

One of the most well-known and oft-performed works for male chorus of the last thirty years, this fun-filled Shaw/Parker arrangement deserves an active place in any good male chorus library! Enjoy!... view details

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TTBB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.85
The Water Is Wide
arr. Ruth Elaine Schram - BriLee Music Publishing

This refreshing arrangement of the popular folksong includes the original words plus an alternate text based on the poem "The Search" by Robert Louis Stevenson. "...As I look out across the sea, a bright... view details

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$1.80
The Water Is Wide
arr. Rollo Dilworth - Hal Leonard Corporation

The Water Is Wide and Bring Me Little Water, Sylvie fit beautifully together in this gospel setting for younger choirs! It's an awesome way to introduce young singers to the style - the harmonies... view details

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$1.90
Two-Part 
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