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A Zing-A Za A Zing-A Za (Brazilian Folk Song)
arr. Mary Goetze - Boosey & Hawkes

Utilizing a Brazilian folk song and three separate counter-melodies, this delightful piece is full of good humor! The rhythm and melody capture the flavor of the Brazilian culture, and tambourine, maracas and... view details
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$2.25
Adiemus Adiemus
Karl Jenkins - Boosey & Hawkes

Although this is an original work, the words, which simulate a tribal language, give it a world-music feeling. In fact, the chant-like character of the piece almost makes you feel as though you are taking part... view details
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MMedium
$2.50
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MMedium
$2.50
African Alleluia African Alleluia
Jay Althouse - Alfred Music Publishing

Bongo and hand drum accompaniment highlight this intensely rhythmic African-styled work.  The simple "alleluia" text allows the melodic and rhythmic ideas to take center stage.  With exciting vocal layering, a... view details
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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
Ahrirang Ahrirang
arr. Brad Printz - Heritage Music Press

This extraordinary arrangement highlights the striking difference between traditional Korean music and Western musical style, presenting the song in both ways. The text speaks of Ahrirang Hill outside of... view details
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Akatonbo Akatonbo
arr. Russell Robinson - Shawnee Press

A beautiful Japanese folk song, Akatonbo sings of dragonflies in varying ways: unison, canon, accompanied, and a cappella. This is gorgeous for women's and upper elementary choirs.... view details
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SSA 
$1.95
Al Shlosha D'varim Al Shlosha D'varim
Allan Naplan - Boosey & Hawkes

Now available for mixed voices and piano, Al Shlosha D'varim is a lyrical setting of the popular maxim from Jewish morality laws, translated to mean: "The world is sustained by three things: by... view details

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$1.95
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MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Amani Amani (A Song of Peace)
Jim Papoulis & Jacques Sebisaho/ed. Nunez - Boosey & Hawkes

Here's a very special multicultural selection which combines French and Swahili texts, both with the same universal message of world peace and brotherhood. Hand claps and parts for shaker and djembe or hand... view details
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$1.95
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$22.95
Amavolovolo Amavolovolo
arr. Rudolf de Beer - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here is a popular traditional Zulu song as arranged by Rudolf de Beer, former conductor of the Drakensberg Boys Choir of South Africa.  What a vivid connection to the people and culture of that part of the... view details
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Amen Siakudumisa Amen Siakudumisa
S.C. Molefe/arr. Cameron LaBarr - Choristers Guild

This arrangement of a traditional South African prayer remains true to the original performance practices of the South African people. Scored for unaccompanied choir with percussion, and featuring a... view details
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$1.95
Aya Ngena Aya Ngena
arr. Ruth Morris Gray - Alfred Music Publishing

This authentic Zulu folk song is a perfect fit for mixed and treble choirs in three parts! The authentic African rhythmic groove is punctuated by brief solos and joyful handclaps. Add the optional... view details

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Bashana Haba'ah Bashana Haba'ah
arr. Nick Page - Hal Leonard Corporation

In America, this popular contemporary Jewish song is often performed slowly and peacefully, but in Israel, it is performed in a quick tempo, as it is in this arrangement. Featuring both Hebrew and English,... view details

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Bashana Haba'ah Bashana Haba'ah (Next Year)
arr. John Leavitt - Hal Leonard Corporation

This popular contemporary Jewish song is presented in a masterful setting by John Leavitt. As the simple, memorable Hebrew chorus is restated, the music unfolds in a rich and sonorous outpouring, supported by... view details
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$1.90
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$26.99
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$20.00
Bonse Aba Bonse Aba
arr. Victor C. Johnson - Heritage Music Press

Sizzling with celebratory rhythmic energy, this African folksong loosely translates as: "Those who sing have the right to be called the children of God."  The only accompanying instruments are hand drum... view details
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Bora Maisha Bora Maisha
Robert I. Hugh - Boosey & Hawkes

After multiple trips to Kenya, East Africa, and studying, watching, singing, and listening to Kenyan music of all styles, composer Robert Hugh was inspired to write a new piece in the style of this region.... view details
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Can You Hear? Can You Hear?
Jim Papoulis & Francisco Nunez - Boosey & Hawkes

"Can you hear my cries? I am calling out to you." The global community of children speaks together in this dramatic call for a better future that uses worldbeat sounds, unified chordal harmonies, and... view details
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$2.25
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$1.95
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$1.95
P/A CD 
$26.99
Instrumental Parts 
$7.50
Cantar! Cantar!
Jay Althouse - Alfred Music Publishing

Cuban salsa music is sweeping the country, and Cantar! (which means "Sing!" in Spanish) is a stylistically authentic salsa work for choir. The text is a combination of English and simple, repetitive... view details
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Dansi Na Kuimba Dansi Na Kuimba
Dave & Jean Perry - Alfred Music Publishing

"Dansi Na Kuimba" means "dance and sing" in Swahili, and this exuberant selection is so much fun to sing that your students will insist on singing it again and again! The words convey a positive message about... view details
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Three-Part Mixed 
$1.85
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$27.99
Dobru Noc Dobru Noc (Good Night)
Victor C. Johnson - Heritage Music Press

This hauntingly beautiful setting of a tender Slovakian lullaby is a little gem for women's voices! Each stanza is superbly crafted, including an a cappella verse in English, and a pronunciation guide is... view details
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$24.95
Doraji Doraji
arr. Audrey Snyder - Hal Leonard Corporation

The traditional Korean folksong sings about the doraji - a beautiful white wildflower that grows on the shady slopes of Korean mountains.  This accessible setting is charming in its simplicity, with canon and... view details
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Du Du Liegst Mir im Herzen Du Du Liegst Mir im Herzen (You, You Are in My Heart)
arr. Keith Christopher - Alfred Music Publishing

A lilting love song with great educational merit. Sing entirely in English or take time to teach the German text (both are included in the publication, along with an IPA pronunciation guide). An... view details

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Dubula Dubula
Stephen Hatfield - Boosey & Hawkes

Here's a fabulous festival piece for a cappella choirs! Dubula is a folk song of the Xhosa people of South Africa, and this arrangement really captures the authentic boisterous style of the original!... view details
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