A very poignant song. Phrases such as "Hush little baby, don't you cry, you know your mama was born to die," or "Oh my brothers, I must leave you here behind," view the approach of death in terms of those...
This beautiful a cappella setting of a traditional Shaker tune soulfully illustrates the essence of Shaker life - the amalgamation of beauty and utility. The text of this work song exemplifies the...
Stir things up with this lively, original spiritual that is strong in message and arranged for success. The jazzy personality of this work is a delight for pianists to play, and singers will enjoy the...
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Jay Rouse's pairing of two well-loved spirituals opens soulfully and moves into a gentle swing tempo, offering a fresh and energetic selection that is equally suitable for church and school choirs.
This original gospel-swing anthem reveals Pepper Choplin at his creative best! Its irresistible style and rhythmic vitality contribute to an enthusiastic expression of the joy and comfort as we "hold on to...
This distinctive arrangement is a treat for performers and listeners alike, featuring stylized vocals, call and response, and opportunities for the men's voices to shine. Outstanding for concert and...
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Steal Away interprets the traditional spiritual Steal Away to Jesus as a song of alternating sorrow and strength. The refrains are presented quietly and mournfully: "Steal away to Jesus. I...
Expressing all of the ways in which we are blessed, this original composition uses repetitive rhythms, chordal harmonies, and simple percussion patterns to achieve a fun, uplifting moment in concert or...
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