Stores 1-800-345-6296
Madrigals and Early Music (32)
FILTER +
SORT +
Choral ››  Madrigals and Early Music (32)
Sort by    
 Show
   View as
It Was a Lover and His Lass It Was a Lover and His Lass
Thomas Morley/arr. Russell Robinson - Carl Fischer LLC

This arrangement of the famous Morley madrigal is transposed down a step to the key of F, making it singable by young tenor-bass voices. Performed with piano accompaniment or a cappella, it's educational and... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
TB 
$1.80
Je Le Vous Dirai Je Le Vous Dirai
Pierre Certon/Porterfield - Heritage Music Press

This whimsical French chanson "gossips" about a husband jealous of his beautiful wife. A new English text is provided, but the original French text is included as a performance option. Limited ranges in all... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Je Le Vous Dirai! Je Le Vous Dirai! (Do Not Dare I Say It)
Pierre Certon/arr. Leavitt - Hal Leonard Corporation

Introduce your students to the famous sixteenth-century French chanson with this excellent edition by John Leavitt.  French and English texts are included, with a detailed pronunciation guide. Now available... view details
view details

Je Ne Fus Jamais Si Aise Je Ne Fus Jamais Si Aise
Pierre Certon/arr. Jerry Estes - Shawnee Press

Pierre Certon's dancing and lighthearted work is made more accessible for younger voices with this fine arrangement. The harmonic and textural elements remain true to the original, preserving the frivolity... view details

view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
L'ultimo di di Maggio L'ultimo di di Maggio (On the Last Day of May)
Ottorino Respighi/arr. Robert Sieving - Heritage Music Press

Robert Sieving combines an anonymous sixteenth-century poem with music from Respighi's brilliant Ancient Aires and Dances for Lute, Suite 1: Balletto to create a light-hearted, dance-like... view details

view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
MAMedium-Advanced
$1.95
A Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Madrigal A Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Madrigal
Kirby Shaw - Hal Leonard Corporation

This is very funny! It's a mad, mad, mad, mad madrigal indeed when the "fa-la-la's" get mixed up with the "shoo-bee-doo-bee-doo's" and the "rama-lama-ding-dong's"! Novelty madrigals are rare, and this is... view details

view details

Mouse Madrigal Mouse Madrigal
arr. Steven Porter - Phantom Music

Three Blind Mice has never sounded like this before! Steven Porter's "sophisticated tongue-in-cheek" treatment of the familiar folk song is perfect for the serious treble choir looking for a bit of fun!... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SSA 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
Music Brings Joy! Music Brings Joy! (A Canon)
Russell Robinson - Carl Fischer LLC

Here's an original canon, in the style of a madrigal, that lets young singers develop part-singing skills while they celebrate the joy of making music. This is ideal for choirs with only a few boys. "May all... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
EEasy
$1.65
Three-Part Mixed 
EEasy
$1.80
My Bonnie Lass She Smelleth My Bonnie Lass She Smelleth
P.D.Q. Bach/Professor Schickele - Theodore Presser Co

"My bonnie lass she smelleth, making the flowers jealouth." The hilarity continues from the very first line in this parody of the Renaissance madrigal school that includes (of all things) a scat solo for your... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
MMedium
$1.95
Now My Heart Now My Heart
Jacques Arcadelt/arr. Patrick M. Liebergen - BriLee Music Publishing

Capture the feeling of the Renaissance with this English transcription of a French chanson, for a cappella women's voices. Optional parts for hand drum and finger cymbals (or triangle) are included, as well... view details

view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SSA 
$1.95
O Occhi Manza Mia O Occhi Manza Mia (O Eyes of My Beloved)
Orlando di Lasso/arr. Robinson - Alfred Music Publishing

With text in Italian or English, clear choral phrasing, accessible vocal ranges and excellent voice leading, this arrangement of the Renaissance classic is just right for young mixed or treble choirs. The... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
SSA 
MEMedium Easy
$1.85
Rise up in Festive Song Rise up in Festive Song
Pierre Clereau/arr. Liebergen - BriLee Music Publishing

This tuneful work from the Renaissance is up-tempo and bright. Clarity of line and a firm harmonic base make the work easy to learn and fun to sing. Add the optional percussion instruments to give it even more... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SAB 
EEasy
$1.80
SSA 
EEasy
$1.80
Since Robin Hood Since Robin Hood
Thomas Weelkes/arr. John Leavitt - Hal Leonard Corporation

This three-voice madrigal by Thomas Weelkes is full of fun and whimsy, with changes in meter, interweaving vocal lines and a dance-like feel, with optional hand drum. An excellent selection for madrigal... view details

view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SAB 
$1.90
Sing We and Chant It Sing We and Chant It
Thomas Morley/arr. Robinson - Alfred Music Publishing

Introduce your choir to a cappella Madrigal singing with this wonderful Thomas Morley classic designed especially for young singers by Russell Robinson. This edition sounds full and captures all the spirit and... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
$1.85
Spring Song Spring Song
Janet Gardner - BriLee Music Publishing

Based on a fifteenth-century text by Charles D'Orleans, this madrigal by Janet Gardner is the perfect way for your women's choir to celebrate the arrival of spring. "Oh, sing to the beautiful spring." ... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SSA 
$1.80
Strike It Up, Tabor Strike It Up, Tabor
Thomas Weelkes/arr. John Leavitt - Hal Leonard Corporation

This spirited three-voice madrigal with hand drum dances with humor and rhythmic energy! Perform it as a processional or opening number - your singers will enjoy the clever wordplay and vocal effects. ... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SAB 
$1.90
Tant Que Vivray Tant Que Vivray
Claudin de Sermisy/arr. Patrick M. Liebergen - Alfred Music Publishing

Excellent three-part writing, right on the mark for young men and women. Teach the song in English before introducing the optional French text, an IPA pronunciation guide is included. When your students are... view details

view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
Three-Part Mixed 
$1.85
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
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
EEasy
$1.95
SSAA 
EEasy
$1.95
TTBB 
EEasy
$1.95
Three Madrigals Three Madrigals
Emma Lou Diemer - Boosey & Hawkes

With text taken from Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night," "Measure For Measure" and "Much Ado About Nothing," this three-movement work by Emma Lou Diemer is well-conceived for more experienced choral groups. It is... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
MMedium
$1.95
Two-Part 
MMedium
$1.95
Throw Open Your Shutters! Throw Open Your Shutters! (A Festive Madrigal)
Amy Feldman Bernon - Heritage Music Press

The festive style of this high-energy original will add a colorful flair to any program! Jaunty accents and staccatos in the middle "Hey! Ding-a dong" sections highlight the wonderful interplay between voice... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
SSA 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
TBB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Two Lassus Madrigals for Men Two Lassus Madrigals for Men
Orlande de Lassus/arr. Patrick M. Liebergen - Carl Fischer LLC

O Occhi, Manza Mia and Mon Couer Se Recommande A Vous make a wonderful madrigal set, one Italian and one French. Pronunciation guides of the original texts are provided, as well as English... view details

view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
TBB 
$1.95
What If I Never Speed? What If I Never Speed?
John Dowland / arr. Russell Robinson - Carl Fischer LLC

Middle school choirs benefit greatly from exposure to madrigal literature, and this arrangement of Dowland's expressive work will fit your three-part mixed or SSA ensemble perfectly. Largely homophonic, the... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
Three-Part Mixed 
$1.60
SSA 
$1.65