Based on a historical Gullah shanty, this lyrical piece draws from the rich natural harmonies of the song. It captures the spirit of the singers of the ships that traversed the waters of the
This gentle setting of the beloved Welsh folk tune features a lilting piano accompaniment and a lovely obbligato part for oboe or clarinet (both parts are included). With some rhythmic variation and
A lovely and very accessible arrangement of the traditional British folk song for women's voices. Set in minor with a melancholy feel and well crafted harmonic part writing. Solo or soli opportunities in
Here's a tender lullaby wrapped in lush choral harmonies, set exclusively for SSA voices. The flowing piano accompaniment provides gentle support while lyrical choral parts give an opportunity to explore
This fresh setting of an endearing folk song recently added an SSAA voicing to it's offerings. The vocal lines are gorgeous and only enhanced by the well-crafted piano accompaniment. Your choir will enjoy
The wistful layered melodies, undulating piano accompaniment, and plaintive violin obbligato create a mysterious atmosphere in this accessible work that tells the story of the Underground Railroad. Arranged
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For treble voices, piano and optional cello, this simple adaptation of a children's song offers lessons of love, peace and beauty for us all. Beginning with an opening solo, and incorporating Twinkle,
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
This arrangement of a Scottish lullaby features a beautiful melodic line and wonderful harmonic moments. The text is in English with Gaelic subtext, and an accessible pronunciation guide is included.
This German folk song is both novel and accessible for the developing treble choir. A German pronunciation guide in the octavo plus a downloadable audio guide support the learning of the text, which can
This arrangement of the famous Scottish folksong uses open fifths in the accompaniment to enhance the Scottish flavor. It will give your ensemble a chance to show their expressive side. "...but me and my
Dating back to 16th-century England, Hey! Ho! Nobody Home! was sung by carolers who went from door to door to receive food for their singing, although there is no reference in the lyrics to the
With a plaintive yet empowering text about lost love, this American folk song follows Dink, a slave on a cotton plantation on the Brazos river in Texas. With gorgeous, soaring, and poignant melodic phrases,
Educational opportunities abound with this lively arrangement of a Stephen Foster folk song. Creative, fun to sing, and perfect for developing treble choirs, this well-crafted arrangement distributes the
Exciting rhythms, an accompaniment that imitates the snare drum, and an original melody in the Mixolydian mode make this arrangement an attractive choice for SSA choirs. The uptempo Celtic feel along with a
Often translated as "times gone by" or "days long ago," this is a song of friendship and goodwill. Traditionally associated with New Year's Eve festivities, this Scottish air is also appropriate as a
Known as Dublin's unofficial anthem, this Irish tune is bright and energetic and captures the warm and generous spirit of the Irish people. Like so many Irish folk songs, it tells an endearing story, one
This beloved Irish melody is perfect for teaching artistry and vocal technique with its gentle phrasing and imaginative expression. A traditional harmonic setting but with some extended cadences and
"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
Look yonder comin'! Whether you use the playable fiddle part, let your soloist ad lib, or use the professionally recorded ShowTrax CD, your audience will love this Americana favorite that will bring down
The plaintive sound of the lonesome train whistle and the longing of the traveler for home are evoked in this well-crafted setting of an American classic. An urgent rhythmic groove and contrasting cello
Long associated with the grand pageantry of the Kentucky Derby, Stephen Foster's classic song comes to life anew in this charming arrangement. A shimmering a cappella refrain provides an especially
Only Mark Hayes could write such an enthralling arrangement of this timeless Irish air. Scored for voices, piano, flute, and optional percussion, it features a shimmering accompaniment and a flute obbligato
"Sleep, O babe, for the red bee hums the silent twilight's fall..." This arrangement of a beautiful lullaby from Ireland is full of mystery and caress, rich with images of crickets and fog and lambs and
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