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Songs about Social Justice for Community Choir (29)
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We Shall Overcome
We Shall Overcome We Shall Overcome
Traditional / Stephen DeCesare - Exsultet Music

The gospel song which became a protest song and a key anthem of the Civil Rights Movement has been freshly arranged for a 2-part choir (Soprano and Tenor) with Piano accompaniment. It also incorporates a... view details
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The Innocence
The Innocence The Innocence (from "Considering Matthew Shepard")
Craig Hella Johnson - Hal Leonard Corporation

Remembering a time when life was full of promise and dreaming was an activity filled with hope, a tenor soloist carries this stirring piece from Craig Hella Johnson's major work. With a contemporary

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Deer Song
Deer Song Deer Song (from "Considering Matthew Shepard")
Craig Hella Johnson - Hal Leonard Corporation

From Craig Hella Johnson's important work, this movement for treble chorus with three soprano soloists was inspired by a deer that had been lying by the fence near Matthew when he was found, near death:

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Meet Me Here
Meet Me Here Meet Me Here (from "Considering Matthew Shepard")
Craig Hella Johnson - Hal Leonard Corporation

From Craig Hella Johnson's important work, this piece is a wonderful feature for soprano soloist and choir. Styled like a folk hymn, this beautiful piece promotes healing and acceptance in a lush a cappella

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Considering Matthew Shepard
Considering Matthew Shepard Considering Matthew Shepard
Craig Hella Johnson - Hal Leonard Corporation

The Chicago Tribune writes: "Moving among styles ranging from Lutheran hymnody to blues to Broadway, this modern-day Passion will move many listeners to tears even as it reaches beyond tragedy to peace,

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Will the Circle Be Unbroken
Will the Circle Be Unbroken Will the Circle Be Unbroken
arr. J. David Moore - Fresh Ayre Music
Editors Choice Selection Basic Library Item

This wildly popular arrangement is a favorite with choral festivals all over the country. Beginning in the style of a bluegrass trio, the piece opens into a four-part gospel celebration of the power of song

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Music Changes the World
Music Changes the World Music Changes the World
Jim Papoulis - Hal Leonard Corporation
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The Foundation for Small Voices advocates for school music programs in many ways. Proceeds from sheet music sales of this piece by co-founder Jim Papoulis go directly to the Music Changes the World project.

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I Dream a World
I Dream a World I Dream a World
Connor J. Koppin - Walton Music
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With Langston Hughes' famous poetry at the forefront, the composer has created a gorgeous and tender work that truly brings light to a darkened world. The piece was composed as a memorial to a family, and

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We Shall Overcome
We Shall Overcome We Shall Overcome
arr. J. David Moore - Fresh Ayre Music

A 19th-century spiritual re-consecrated by Pete Seeger and The Weavers as the best known anthem for the American Civil Rights movement of the 1960s. Arranged to be sung on the march, this version begins

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Let Us Build Forever
Let Us Build Forever Let Us Build Forever
Ryan Kelly - Boosey & Hawkes, Inc

The message that one's worth is measured in their compassion and care for future generations is at the core of this inspirational piece. With sweeping melodic lines and grand choral writing, this

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Selma 1965: Let My People Go
Selma 1965: Let My People Go Selma 1965: Let My People Go
arr. Rollo A. Dilworth - Hal Leonard Corporation

Steadfast and strong, this contemporary setting of the traditional spiritual connects with history in a powerful way. Ideal for festival choruses and combined choirs, this is an inspirational selection

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We Are Called
We Are Called We Are Called
David Haas/arr. Mark Hayes - Hope Publishing Company
Editors Choice Selection

Bounding with abundant energy, this anthem features the central message of our faith, using the words of Micah 6:8: "to act with justice, to love tenderly, and to serve one another." Useful for themes of

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Roll Down Justice!
Roll Down Justice! Roll Down Justice!
Mark A. Miller - Choristers Guild
Editors Choice Selection

The title track from Mark Miller's new songbook Roll Down, Justice! is now soulfully set for mixed voices, including an optional congregation part for use in worship. The call for justice is made

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I Hunger and Thirst
I Hunger and Thirst I Hunger and Thirst
Kevin Siegfried - G. Schirmer, Inc.

This favorite Shaker song from the mid-1800s in an invigorating arrangement by Kevin Siegfried is a wonderful concert opener or sacred anthem with themes of love, peace and personal righteousness.... view details
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Roll Down, Justice!
Roll Down, Justice! Roll Down, Justice! (Sacred Songs and Social Justice)
Mark Miller - Choristers Guild
Editors Choice Selection

Mark Miller's songbook, Roll Down, Justice!, contains 23 soulful songs for congregational worship. In the midst of struggles for social justice and freedom from oppressive systems, these songs will

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Make Them Hear You
Make Them Hear You Make Them Hear You
arr. Mark Hayes - Alfred Music Publishing
Editors Choice Selection

This song from "Ragtime" is especially relevant today due to the social significance of the movie "Selma." In a riveting moment of musical theater, just before he is killed by the police, Coalhouse Walker,

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It Takes a Village
It Takes a Village It Takes a Village
Joan Szymko - Santa Barbara Music Publishing
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The familiar African saying, "It takes a village to raise a child," is appropriately set to tribal-sounding music in this marvelous cross-cultural feature.  A great closer, this piece is a proven audience... view details
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Justice
Justice Justice
Rollo Dilworth - Hal Leonard Corporation

Employing the Civil Rights refrain "Let justice roll" and a poem by Paul Laurence Dunbar, this work is both inspirational and instructive. Set in a rhythmic groove, the work builds to a powerful gospel chorus... view details
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God Has Work for Us to Do
God Has Work for Us to Do God Has Work for Us to Do
Mark A. Miller - Choristers Guild

This energetic, hopeful anthem is a reminder that there is still work to be done on God's behalf. Based on a text by Carl P. Daw, Jr., it is a call for action, prayer, good deeds and kindness to others until... view details
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A Change Is Gonna Come
A Change Is Gonna Come A Change Is Gonna Come
Sam Cooke/arr. Althouse - Alfred Music Publishing

This 1964 gospel-style tune by legendary R & B singer/songwriter Sam Cooke has found new life in today's pop world. Both Seal (on his "Soul" album) and American Idol's Season 8 finalist, Adam Lambert, have... view details
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As We Sing of Hope and Joy
As We Sing of Hope and Joy As We Sing of Hope and Joy
Elizabeth Alexander - Seafarer Press

A thoughtful and poetic chorale, with engaging inner voices and a message of social justice. Concluding with a melismatic "alleluia," this song is appropriate for concert or worship settings.... view details
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Where Have All the Flowers Gone
Where Have All the Flowers Gone Where Have All the Flowers Gone
M. Sirett - Boosey & Hawkes, Inc

Pete Seeger's classic folksong is as moving and relevant today as it was when first written, in 1955. This lyrical arrangement for adds layers of voicing while retaining the song's original beauty and... view details
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In This Land
In This Land In This Land
ROGERS, W - Boosey & Hawkes, Inc

This memorably arranged spiritual is a compassionate call for social justice, tinged with anger at those who would stand in the way ofthe common good. ... view details
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