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We Are the Day!
We Are the Day! We Are the Day!
Mark Burrows - Choristers Guild
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With lyrics inspired by candid conversations with young singers, the inspiring, powerful message of this song really is the voices of all children proclaiming "Look out world, here we are! We are the here

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An Irish Blessing
An Irish Blessing An Irish Blessing
Yani Aroujo - Excelcia Music Publishing, LLC
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This lovely setting of a timeless text features warm a cappella harmonies with peaceful resolution and artful syllabic stress. Cluster chords and soaring lines create a simple, yet stunning, moment of

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A Celtic Blessing
A Celtic Blessing A Celtic Blessing
Patti Drennan - Excelcia Music Publishing, LLC
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A Celtic inspired setting of the traditional Irish blessing text is supplemented with Latin phrases that echo the sentiment and layer the texture with elegance. The flowing piano accompaniment frames

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The Song We Sing
The Song We Sing The Song We Sing
Jacob Narverud - Santa Barbara Music Publishing
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Welcome Sweet Pleasure
Welcome Sweet Pleasure Welcome Sweet Pleasure
Thomas Weelkes/arr. Christy Elsner - Shawnee Press
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Lilting and dance-like, this traditional a cappella madrigal will be a delight to learn and perform with SATB choirs, especially developing choirs being introduced to the genre. With its brisk tempo,

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An Irish Blessing
An Irish Blessing An Irish Blessing
Becki Slagle Mayo - Lorenz Corporation

This eloquently stated setting of the beloved text, May the Road Rise Up to Meet You, sits comfortably in each vocal part with no awkward skips or leaps. Some well-managed independence of voices

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Let the Song Begin
Let the Song Begin Let the Song Begin
Donald Moore - Alfred Music Publishing

Here's an original madrigal that's an excellent teaching piece for developing mixed or treble choirs. Independent vocal lines, terraced dynamics, and a joyful music-themed text make it an appealing concert

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Sing Out Your Joy
Sing Out Your Joy Sing Out Your Joy
Victor C. Johnson - Shawnee Press
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Blessing for the World
Blessing for the World Blessing for the World
Allan Robert Petker - Pavane Publishing

It is the text that deserves your attention first. "The Benedictine Blessing" stands as a unique approach in its prayer requests. The musical setting was lauded by the lyricist, and brings a further

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Pasko Na Naman
Pasko Na Naman Pasko Na Naman
Leon/ arr. George G. Hernandez - Pavane Publishing

This joyful, Philippino Christmas Carol is a welcome addition to the season.  San Francisco conductor and arranger George Hernandez, has masterfully arranged a simple SATB, a cappella setting that simply... view details
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The Blessing
The Blessing The Blessing
Christopher Wong - Walton Music

This Irish blessing inspires thoughts of returning home. Composer Christopher Wong has created a substantial work that will fit beautifully as a centerpiece for your program or as a moving and thoughtful... view details
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O Sing to the Lord
O Sing to the Lord O Sing to the Lord
Dan Davison - Walton Music

This lively sacred concert opener for men has a syncopated rhythmic feel that is truly uplifting! The four-hand piano accompaniment is essential to creating the desired effect. "O sing to the Lord, you saints... view details
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Why We Sing
Why We Sing Why We Sing
Greg Gilpin - Shawnee Press
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The consummate concert closer! "A sound of hope, a sound of peace, a sound that celebrates and speaks what we believe. A sound of love, a sound so strong. It's amazing what is given when we share a song.

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Singers, Arise!
Singers, Arise! Singers, Arise!
Victor C. Johnson - Alfred Music Publishing

A triumphant unison choral fanfare beckons one and all to arise and sing at the start of this concert or festival opener. A contrasting chant-like middle section begins on a brief Latin text, but

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Clap and Sing, Join Together!
Clap and Sing, Join Together! Clap and Sing, Join Together!
Victor C. Johnson - Heritage Music Press
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This vibrant celebration in classic ABA form has a nice, syncopated opening and a contrasting lyrical middle section. It consists primarily of unison writing with some easily taught moments of two- and

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Gloria
Gloria Gloria
Noah Reese - BriLee Music Publishing

Reese's a cappella canon, based on a descending D major scale, is fantastic for teaching unison singing, reinforcing part singing, and developing choral tone, all within the framework of conservative ranges

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Come, Ye Sons of Art
Come, Ye Sons of Art Come, Ye Sons of Art
Henry Purcell/arr. Russell Robinson - BriLee Music Publishing
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From Purcell's "Birthday Ode for Queen Mary," which also includes other well-known odes, such as Sound the Trumpet and Strike the Viol, this setting of Come, Ye Sons of Art has

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Dare to Dream
Dare to Dream Dare to Dream
Vicki Tucker Courtney - BriLee Music Publishing

This inspirational original enhances the text by Louise Phillips on the theme that although unexpected events may happen, things can still turn out well. Strong rhythms and a festival feel create a positive

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We Are the Sounds of Singing
We Are the Sounds of Singing We Are the Sounds of Singing
Kirby Shaw - Heritage Music Press

We are the sounds of singing, bringing people together. We'll take you places you’d like to go, to celestial heights to the open road ... filling the air, everywhere, making the world a bit better."

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Exsultate
Exsultate Exsultate
Mark Burrows - Heritage Music Press
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Singers in developing choirs will love the excitement of this vibrant, rhythmically driven concert or contest title. The more lyric middle section nicely contrasts the excitement of the syncopated opening

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Come, Ye Sons of Art
Come, Ye Sons of Art Come, Ye Sons of Art
Henry Purcell/arr. Greg Gilpin - Shawnee Press
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This stately and elegant setting of Purcell's masterwork from Birthday Ode for Queen Mary is adapted specifically for developing choirs. With vocal ranges that work well for young singers, the

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An Irish Blessing
An Irish Blessing An Irish Blessing
Mary Lynn Lightfoot - Choristers Guild

This sensitive original setting of the traditional Irish text is both accessible and expressive. A beautiful melody, simple harmonies and a flowing piano accompaniment combine to create an especially

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Behold, How Good
Behold, How Good Behold, How Good
Michael John Trotta - MorningStar Music Publishers

Inspired by Psalm 133, composer Michael John Trotta has written a lovely a cappella piece that celebrates the unity of brotherhood among all people. This calm, sonorous work is the perfect choice for a

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And Make It So
And Make It So And Make It So
Douglas E. Wagner - Heritage Music Press

Featuring comfortable ranges and a beautifully supportive accompaniment, this introspective piece offers a powerful and inspiring message: "Imagine if no bound'ries could impede us; Imagine what a world we

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