Stores 1-800-345-6296
Multicultural Choral Music (225)
FILTER +
SORT +
Choral ››  Multicultural Choral Music (225)
Sort by    
 Show
   View as
Shalom Aleichem Shalom Aleichem
arr. Audrey Snyder - Hal Leonard Corporation

Opening with a sustained and lyrical solo, this Hebrew greeting is presented in a vibrant manner with joyful handclaps and a dance-like rhythm. A wonderful choral presentation with an authentic piano

...
view details
view details

Babethandaza Babethandaza
arr. Victor C. Johnson - Choristers Guild

Exuding sizzling, rhythmic energy, this traditional South African folk song arrangement is a multicultural programming winner! A cappella, with percussion parts included for shakers, djembe, and hand drum

...
view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.35
Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
$2.35
SSA 
MEMedium Easy
$2.35
TTB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.35
Ahrirang Ahrirang
arr. Ruth Elaine Schram - Choristers Guild

An lovely setting of the beloved Korean folk song about the mountain pass of Ahrirang Hill. Sung predominantly in English, the pentatonic melodies and open harmonies are presented in unison and canon to

...
view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
SSAB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
Two-Part 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
SSA 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
Bayu, Bayushki, Bayu Bayu, Bayushki, Bayu
arr. Clifford W. King - Hinshaw Music, Inc.

A traditional Russian folk song melody, set in Russian with a pronunciation guide, transliteration and English translation, with a rollicking four-hand piano accompaniment. This fantastic concert piece

...
view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
MMedium
$2.65
Waniska Waniska
Brian Tate - Pavane Publishing

A delightful arrangement of a North American Cree Indian morning song. Beginning with bird sounds, the melody line is first presented by the sopranos. A pedal point is set by the tenors and basses as the

...
view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.15
Thula Baba Thula Baba
Allan Robert Petker - Pavane Publishing

This a cappella arrangement of a Zulu song has the gentle qualities of a mother's song to her child while providing interesting harmonic and melodic ideas. There are opportunities for solos or the addition

...
view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
MMedium
$2.45
Kodutee Kodutee (Journey Home)
Part Uusberg - Walton Music

Estonian composer Part Uusberg's Kodutee reflects upon the journey of life from birth to death using vivid imagery of nature and the everyday. Hauntingly beautiful both musically and thematically,

...
view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
MMedium
$2.60
Kaisa isa Niyan Kaisa isa Niyan
Nilo Alcala - Walton Music

From Philippine composer Nilo Alcala, Kaisa isa Niyan is based on a popular children's counting chant from Maguindanao in the southern Philippines. This challenging but playful work employs quick

...
view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
MAMedium-Advanced
$3.05
Ma Bella Bimba Ma Bella Bimba (Italian Folk Song)
arr. Donald Moore - Alfred Music Publishing

This easy-to-sing Italian folk song is an excellent cross-cultural selection for any choir. The uncluttered arrangement features a lilting waltz tempo and dance-like voice parts that are well suited to the

...
view details
view details

Ning Wendete Ning Wendete (Kenyan Folk Song)
arr. Greg Gilpin - Shawnee Press

Rhythm abounds in the vocal and percussion sounds of this a cappella arrangement of a Kenyan folk song. With a simple, delightful text, energy-filled vocals, rhythmic hand claps, small percussion and body

...
view details
view details

Kelele Kuimba Ngoma! Kelele Kuimba Ngoma! (Shout, Sing, Dance!)
Bryan Sharpe - Heritage Music Press

Upbeat, spirited, and rhythmically charged accompaniment and choral parts partnered with an original Swahili text sets the stage for a dynamic musical celebration. Featuring memorable melodic material,

...
view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
P/A CD 
$26.95
Singabahambayo Singabahambayo
Victor C. Johnson - Heritage Music Press

Fun to sing and surprisingly rehearsal-friendly, this South African musical celebration of freedom and hope is sure to have instant appeal. Lending itself to simple stage choreography, and with an exciting,

...
view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.10
Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
Tunkashila Tunkashila
arr. Randall Johnson - Santa Barbara Music Publishing

A Lakota Sioux chant is used in an authentic manner and is the centerpiece of this vibrant arrangement. Compelling harmonies, flute, rainstick and drums all add interest and depth to the composition while a

...
view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
MMedium
$2.10
Celebrai Celebrai
Will Lopes - G. Schirmer, Inc.

With a Portuguese text and rhythms in the popular Brazilian groove known as Capoeira, this song of celebration begins with all voice parts emulating rhythm instruments utilizing elements of contemporary a

...
view details
view details

Songs of Peace Songs of Peace
Jeremiah Klarman/arr. David Chase - G. Schirmer, Inc.

Two separate pieces under one cover! Hineih Ma Tov from Paslm 133 is rousing, dance-like and full of energy. Oseh Shalom from the Book of Job has a slow opening that leads to a more

...
view details
view details

Farlorn Alemen Farlorn Alemen
Andrea Clearfield - G. Schirmer, Inc.

Written for and premiered by Nashirah: The Jewish Chorale of Greater Philadelphia, this poem, in Hebrew, by Sima Faitelson is full of power, loss, and the pain that accompanies loss. This incredibly

...
view details
view details

Cultivo una Rosa Blanca Cultivo una Rosa Blanca
Thomas Juneau - Carl Fischer LLC

A creative setting of Cuban Jose Marti's heartfelt poem in the original Spanish. The carefully crafted melody and choral parts offer countless opportunities to explore musical phrasing, tone building, and

...
view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
MMedium
$2.25
In Praise of the Village In Praise of the Village
Larry E. Schultz - Choristers Guild

Rhythmic and engaging, the sentiment "it takes a village to raise a child" is expressed in a traditional Swahili (Kijita) text along with sections of English text. Detailed performance notes are also

...
view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.45
Instrumental Parts Reproducible
$9.95
Kuimba Nafsi Yangu Kuimba Nafsi Yangu
Jacob Narverud - Carl Fischer LLC

Kuimba Nafsi Yangu is a celebratory song derived from common Swahili phrases of joy: "Sing my soul, sing my heart. Sing for peace, sing for joy. There is so much love here, yes!" Intended as a

...
view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SSATB 
MMedium
$2.25
Las Amarillas Las Amarillas
arr. Stephen Hatfield - Boosey & Hawkes, Inc

Here's an arrangement of a traditional Mexican song that will require some work, but will be well worth the effort! Set at a very fast tempo, with some tricky syncopations, complete with yips, yelps and "ai

...
view details
view details

Ojos Azules Ojos Azules
Stephen Hatfield - Boosey & Hawkes, Inc

This arrangement combines the traditional Andean folk song Ohas Azules with folk songs from Ecuador and Peru and adds exciting percussion and authentic vocal effects that will captivate your

...
view details
view details

Yemaya Yemaya
arr. Diana Saez - Boosey & Hawkes, Inc

The chant melody employed in this work was brought to America from West Africa via Cuba. Pedal tones in the bass support the melodic chant and create a meditative mood. Notated body percussion and clapping

...
view details
view details

The Earth Adorned (Sommarpsalm) The Earth Adorned (Sommarpsalm)
Waldemar Ahlen / Kenneth Jennings - Walton Music

view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
$1.90
Cover Me with the Night Cover Me with the Night
Andrea Ramsey - Alliance Music Publications, Inc.

Here is an upbeat and fun song that uses a prayer text from Ghana translated into English. Syncopated rhythms that repeat throughout make this a perfect choice for any choir. Opportunities for optional

...
view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.10
SSA 
MEMedium Easy
$2.10
TTB 
$2.20