All School Choir ››  Secular Concert Openers and Closers (35)
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At Christmas Time
Greg Gilpin - Alfred Music Publishing

Bring each section of the choir down a different aisle to add a theatrical element to the opening of your program and highlight the antiphonal qualities of this piece. Built upon three accessible parts in... view details

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EEasy
$1.85
SSA 
EEasy
$1.85
TTB 
EEasy
$1.85
P/A CD 
$27.99
Be a Candle of Hope
Becki Slagle Mayo - Lorenz Corporation

A wonderful candle-lighting song for young voices! "Be a candle of hope, be a candle of light, a beacon of truth in a dark, hopeless night. Share the light with a friend and watch the flame grow. The more... view details

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Unison/Two-Part 
EEasy
$2.05
SATB 
$2.05
SATB 
$2.05
Cantate Hodie! (Sing Today)
Mary Lynn Lightfoot - Heritage Music Press

A very impressive opener or contest-festival piece! Bright, fanfare-like motives, incisive accompaniment and text in Latin and English work together to make this work a standout for young and developing... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$1.95
SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Two-Part 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
SSA 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
SSA 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
TTB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
P/A CD 
$26.95
Everlasting Melody
Rollo Dilworth - Hal Leonard Corporation

This gospel-style original will set every toe tapping and fill every heart with harmony! Well-written vocal and piano parts ensure success, and the positive message is relevant to choirs of all ages. It's the... view details

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Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
Two-Part 
MEMedium Easy
$1.90
SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.90
P/A CD 
$26.99
Exsultate Deo Rejoice
Greg Gilpin - Shawnee Press

This joyous work in Latin and English is perfect as a processional or opening number for your concert. Just enough repetition makes it ideal for young voices, and the optional notes in the three-part edition... view details

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Three-Part Mixed 
EEasy
$1.90
Two-Part 
EEasy
$1.90
Festive Processional
Audrey Snyder - Hal Leonard Corporation

This joyful original piece has a medieval flavor and is suitable for a wide variety of performances: madrigal dinners, holiday concerts and many other festive occasions. Optional hand percussion and... view details

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EEasy
$1.90
Gaudeamus Hodie
Earlene Rentz - Carl Fischer LLC

The strong, driving rhythms and exciting dynamic contrasts of this Latin setting will keep your audience and choir engaged right up to the final vigorous "Hallelujah!"  This is very catchy, fun to sing and... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
SSA 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Unison/Two-Part 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Gloria
David Giardiniere - Heritage Music Press

Launch into your next concert or festival appearance with this animated original that explores major and minor tonalities within a playful rhythmic context.  Singable, expressive, and at times dramatic, with a... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Two-Part 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Go Ye into All the World
Sally K. Albrecht - Alfred Music Publishing

Your choirs will delight in performing this majestic and rhythmic song of joy. Echoes and a contrasting counterpoint "Sing Jubilate Deo" section make it easy to assemble. Download free parts for trumpet and... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$1.85
SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.95
Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
$1.85
Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
$2.95
Two-Part 
MEMedium Easy
$1.85
Two-Part 
MEMedium Easy
$2.95
P/A CD 
$27.99
Good People, Be Ye Glad
Greg Gilpin - Shawnee Press

New words and original music add to the melody from Henry Purcell's spirited "Sing for Joy" to create a perfect opening holiday choral work. Unison singing introduces the melody, which develops into homophonic... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$1.95
SATB 
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
Hear the Bells
Dave Perry, Jean Perry - Alfred Music Publishing

The buoyant compound meter of this jovial Christmas charmer is suggestive of Irish folk music. Tuneful melodies are paired with merry "ding dong" counterlines as this refreshing choral (with processional... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$1.95
SAB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Two-Part 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
P/A CD 
$27.99
Hello, Hello!
Eric Lane Barnes - Shawnee Press

Here's a delightful romp of singing and choreography!  It begins with a bright, happy "hello" theme that welcomes the audience to your show.  The next section has rhythmic speech-choreography that's a snap to... view details

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Two-Part 
$1.95
P/A CD 
$26.95
I Give You a Song
Amy Bernon - Heritage Music Press

"I give you a song full of life, full of hope and full of dreams." Light and fanciful, this inspiring original features opportunities for soloists and a message of youthful optimism that everyone will... view details

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SSA 
EEasy
$1.95
Two-Part 
EEasy
$1.95
Jubilate, Alleluia!
Mary Lynn Lightfoot - Heritage Music Press

Add some flourish and excitement to your program with this ecstatic original that uses both Latin and English texts. The rhythmic opening melody leads to a colorful contrasting middle section featuring the... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$1.95
SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
SAB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
SAB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Two-Part 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
Two-Part 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
SSA 
$1.95
P/A CD 
$26.95
Kings' Processional
Debra Morton - BriLee Music Publishing

This strophic setting, based on an ancient Advent play, depicts each of the three Magi in the bass, baritone and tenor sections, respectively. Effective as a processional, but also successful when performed... view details

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TTB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.80
Let There Be Peace
arr. Douglas E. Wagner - Heritage Music Press

Let There Be Peace on Earth is cleverly partnered with I've Got Peace Like a River in this multipurpose arrangement. The various voicings are compatible and may be combined for a mass... view details

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SATB 
$1.95
Three-Part Mixed 
$2.10
Two-Part 
$1.95
SSA 
$1.95
TBB 
$1.95
P/A CD 
$26.95
CD Handbells
$26.95
Instrumental Parts Band Score/Parts
$49.95
Instrumental Parts Keyboard/Handbell Score
2+AGEHR-L2+
$9.95
Handbells 
2+AGEHR-L2+
$5.25
Let There Be Song
Dave & Jean Perry - BriLee Music Publishing

"Let every heart be blessed with music."  This rhythmic yet graceful work is perfect as an opener.  The lines soar in majesty "like an eagle soaring through the sky" to a powerful ending.  A strong choice for... view details

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Three-Part Mixed 
EEasy
$1.95
Unison/Two-Part 
EEasy
$1.80
Like the Beat of a Drum
Jay Althouse - Alfred Music Publishing

"There's a change on the horizon, there's a change that's sure to come.  And that change is strong and steady, like the beat of a drum..."  This piece delivers a positive message: Be true to what you believe... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$1.95
SATB 
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
P/A CD 
$27.99
May Our Music Never Die
Laura Farnell - BriLee Music Publishing

"Come, sing a song!" Celebrate the power and timelessness of music with this rhythmically exciting, harmonically colorful work, appropriate for two-part choirs from elementary through high school. "For all... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$1.80
May the Road Rise Up (Traditional Gaelic Blessing)
arr. Jay Rouse - Shawnee Press

Simple, elegant, and useful for all age levels, this setting of the traditional Irish blessing is a perfect closing selection for concert, festival or graduation. It really does justice to the traditional text... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$1.90
SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.90
SAB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.90
SAB 
$1.90
SSA 
MEMedium Easy
$1.90
SSA 
$1.90
Two-Part 
MEMedium Easy
$1.90
Two-Part 
$1.90
Ode to Peace (Based on the finale to Beethoven's "Symphony No. 9")
Jill Gallina - Shawnee Press

Jill has created a partner song, adding original lyrics and an original countermelody to Beethoven's Ode To Joy. A hopeful message of world peace is conveyed in a fun way that young singers will... view details

Peace Be With You
Steve Kupferschmid - BriLee Music Publishing

The perfect concert closer for young voices, this beautiful, lyrical original sings of the peace inside each one of us, inspiring us to share the gift of peace with people all over the world. "Peace be with... view details

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Unison/Two-Part 
EEasy
$1.80
Peace I Leave with You
W.A. Mozart/Moore - Alfred Music Publishing

With a melody by Mozart and an arrangement perfectly crafted for your singers by Don Moore, this classic canon setting is excellent for young and developing groups. Add the easy optional C-instrument part and... view details

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Two-Part 
EEasy
$1.90
SATB 
EEasy
$2.25
SAB 
EEasy
$2.25
P/A CD 
$27.99
Polly Wolly Doodle
arr. Brad Printz - Heritage Music Press

You've never imagined this popular American folksong with such interesting character before! With generous sharing of the melody in all voice parts, this innovative arrangement also uses piano four-hands,... view details

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Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
Two-Part 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
P/A CD 
MEMedium Easy
$26.95