An energetic, vigorous, and virile arrangement of the classic sea shanty. Flowing and easy to learn vocal lines with plenty of support and tonal help from the well-crafted piano part, this
This a cappella choral classic is now more accessible to a larger ensemble while still preserving the endearing elements of the original. Considered one of the most beautiful melodies in the world, this
Using the well-known American folk song Vive la Compagnie as inspiration, this arrangement is carefully composed to avoid awkward skips, making this classic song accessible to middle school choirs
A rollicking setting of a popular 19th-century British folk song provides a real change of pace in any program. Easy to learn and fun to sing, with some great teaching moments, this is a great way to
Hand claps, knee slaps, foot stomps, and rhythmic vocal speech make this a must-do folk song arrangement for mixed, three-part, and male choirs. Full of quick-witted humor and down-home hillbilly fun, it's
This invigorating folk selection from the hills of Appalachia generates vivid images of American westward expansion with earthy harmonies and an energized piano part. Your entire choir gets to participate
"It is this that gives my soul all its joyous elation, as I hear the sweet lark sing in the clear air of the day." This strophic setting of the Irish folk tune Caislen U Nill (Castle
"Love then, with all of your heart, and light the world with your better part. For where'er you go, whatever good you do, the gift you give will come back to you." This invigorating setting of the popular
A favorite American folk classic comes alive in this musically satisfying arrangement suitable for choral ensembles of varying sizes and levels. Sensitive a cappella choral writing with traditional
Camptown Races; Some Folks; Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair; Ring, Ring, de Banjo! and Oh! Susanna make a captivating four-minute medley. It's the perfect way to celebrate the genius of
This gently rhythmic arrangement of the American folk song, popularized by Woody Guthrie, features an infectious keyboard accompaniment accented with shaker and tambourine parts that your singers can easily
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This delightfully captivating arrangement of the popular American folksong standard features sensitive chord voicings and independent vocal nuances that create an intimate musical experience. It is equally
This unique setting of the beloved Irish folk song includes words by William Butler Yeats. The vocal parts combine with the masterfully written piano part to add a depth to the musical fabric that will make
Of the many sea-themed pieces available for male voices, this original is definitely one of the best. It's a vibrant, melodically-driven setting of a seafaring poem by Allan Cunningham, with comfortable
A tuneful pentatonic melody, accessible harmonies, and logical ranges combine in this attractive setting for young voices. The piece contains short phrases that allow for comfortable breathing, adding to
Bonny Portmore recalls the demise of the mighty oak trees in Ireland long ago. Linda Spevacek masterfully creates rich choral textures and a multitude of opportunities for musical expression to
Featuring original music that displays the full strength and sonority of men’s voices coupled with a rich, folk-like nineteenth-century text, this spirited selection is a great choice for contest and
This robust setting of the popular English-American ballad is an adventure on the high seas from the very first note to the final chord! With comfortable ranges and mostly unison and two-part writing
This reflective setting based on the Irish folk tune Slane features warm harmonies, accessible vocal parts, and richly textured lyrics that speak of love's powerful grasp on our lives. "Love has no
Mark Weston offers this energetic slice of musical Americana that is perfect for showcasing the guys in your program. Playful text and engaging melodic repetition make this piece quick to learn and a great
Stephen Foster's snapshot of 1860s Americana is given a rollicking, energetic treatment by Hagler. Full of color and rhythmic interest and including an independent piano part that adds to the excitement,
Avast, me hearties! Whether your singers prefer to sail upon the sea, ride and rope in the Wild West, or soar beyond the Milky Way, they all will want to be "a wiggledy-wag of a scallywag" in this
Don't miss this fresh, tasty setting of a traditional Israeli folk song scored for a cappella voices, flute, and hand drum. Inventive, with spoken chants woven throughout, this is accessible with limited
This fast-moving setting of the French Canadian folksong J'entends le Moulin is perfect for developing choirs. Optional percussion parts, English or French lyrics, and performance suggestions make
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