Exuberant rhythmic energy abounds in this African-style original! The Swahili text of only four words translates: "We will dance! We will sing! We will be glad!" The only accompanying instruments are
Rejoicing abounds in this multi-cultural selection! The Swahili refrain is easy to learn and the English stanzas provide a good balance to the primary melody. African drums and hand claps add to the
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A spirited original melody and lighthearted, humorous lyrics are partnered with this traditional Puerto Rican folk song, which is widely known throughout the Spanish-speaking world. With its accessible
An uplifting original melody and lyrics are partnered with this traditional folk tune which is widely known throughout the Spanish-speaking world. The accessible partner song format of this multicultural
Look no further for that unique multicultural programming gem - Gilpin's setting of this Middle Eastern folk song is bright, fun and flirtatious! The text, in classic Arabic, tells the story of a traveling
Opening with a jubilant fanfare in both piano and voices, the strong, singable melodies in this accessible original effectively deliver the important message of the completely Spanish text, which translates
Bwana Asifiwe is a traditional Swahili medley that incorporates Praise to the Lord the Almighty with optional solo for a memorable multicultural celebration! For a truly authentic feeling,
Capturing the distinctly Asian flavor of this traditional Japanese text, Victor's haunting setting provides a marvelous multicultural and creative programming gem for developing choirs. A pronunciation
This charming lullaby from Panay Island in the Philippines exudes an elegant simplicity and tender, evocative harmonies. While most of the piece is sung in the traditional language of Ilonggos, the middle
The music of Zimbabwe! Here is a glorious multicultural expression of praise that quotes the traditional Doxology. When children and adult voices are combined with xylophones and percussion, the
With only three words of text, this fun arrangement is packed with energetic rhythm and diverse instrumentation. The repetitive Hebrew text is perfect for beginning part-singing, as your singers will be
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
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
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
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