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Do You Feel the Rhythm? Do You Feel the Rhythm?
Greg Gilpin - Shawnee Press

This is sensational! Not a note is sung. Rhythm speech and drums (part included) make it all happen in this fresh, exciting opener. It's a wonderful way to teach rhythm, dynamics, style and choral energy, and... view details
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Four-Part 
$2.50
P/A CD 
$26.99
Everlasting Melody Everlasting Melody
Rollo Dilworth - Hal Leonard Corporation

This gospel-style original will set every toe tapping and fill every heart with harmony! Well-written vocal and piano parts ensure success, and the positive message is relevant to choirs of all ages. It's the... view details
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Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
Two-Part 
MEMedium Easy
$1.90
SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.90
P/A CD 
$26.99
Exaudi Laudate Exaudi Laudate
Beverly Patton - Heritage Music Press

This high-energy piece in a contemporary style is perfect as an opener in a concert or festival setting. Featuring a Latin text, the opening fanfare-like section leads to a contrapuntal middle section

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Finale from "The Gondoliers" Finale from "The Gondoliers"
Gilbert & Sullivan/Clough-Leighter - E.C. Schirmer Music Co.

This Gilbert & Sullivan selection is great fun for singers and audiences alike, and has enjoyed an enormous popularity since the operetta premiered in December 1889. For the accomplished choir, this... view details
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SATB 
MMedium
$2.80
Gaudeamus Hodie Gaudeamus Hodie
Earlene Rentz - Carl Fischer LLC

The strong, driving rhythms and exciting dynamic contrasts of this Latin setting will keep your audience and choir engaged right up to the final vigorous "Hallelujah!"  This is very catchy, fun to sing and... view details
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SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
Unison/Two-Part 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
SSA 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
TBB 
MEMedium Easy
$1.95
The Girl I Left Behind Me The Girl I Left Behind Me
arr. Dan Forrest - Hinshaw Music, Inc.

This setting of an early colonial folk song is just plain fun!  Arranged for mixed chorus with piano four-hands and violin, it will be a hit in rehearsal and performance. It will make a great concert closer,... view details
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SATB 
$3.25
Give Me Music Give Me Music
Amy F. Bernon - Heritage Music Press

A festive celebration of the transcendent power of music to make life whole and meaningful, this unusual, lesser-known text is given a fresh treatment through Amy's unique compositional voice. Give Me... view details
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MMedium
$2.25
Go Ye into All the World Go Ye into All the World
Sally K. Albrecht - Alfred Music Publishing

Your choirs will delight in performing this majestic and rhythmic song of joy. Echoes and a contrasting counterpoint "Sing Jubilate Deo" section make it easy to assemble. Download free parts for trumpet and... view details
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Good People, Be Ye Glad Good People, Be Ye Glad
Greg Gilpin - Shawnee Press

New words and original music add to the melody from Henry Purcell's spirited "Sing for Joy" to create a perfect opening holiday choral work. Unison singing introduces the melody, which develops into

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Goodnight, My Someone Goodnight, My Someone
Meredith Willson/arr. Zegree - Hal Leonard Corporation

This easy a cappella setting of the sweet love song from "The Music Man" is an absolute delight to sing and hear.  The smooth vocal lines and expressive, jazz-tinged harmonies flow gracefully, making it an... view details
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How Can I Stop Singing My Song? How Can I Stop Singing My Song?
Cynthia Gray - Heritage Music Press

A strong choice for any concert program! Celebrating the power of music, this spectacular original in minor mode is full of driving rhythmic excitement clear through to its exhilarating conclusion! In stunning... view details
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I Dream a World I Dream a World
Andre Thomas - Heritage Music Press

"I dream a world where man no other man will scorn, where love will bless the earth and peace its paths adorn..." The introspective and contemplative lyrics of the great African-American poet Langston

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SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.15
SAB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.20
Two-Part 
MEMedium Easy
$2.20
SSA 
MEMedium Easy
$2.15
SSAA 
MEMedium Easy
$2.10
P/A CD Piano
$29.95
P/A CD Full Orchestra
$26.95
Orchestration 
$59.95
I'll Make the Difference I'll Make the Difference (A Song Of Hope For Singers Around The World)
Moses Hogan - Hal Leonard Corporation

"I will make the difference. Take my hand as we make this journey across the land." Written for the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life, this touching pop style ballad is a refreshing reminder of the... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$2.10
SAB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
I'll Tell My Ma I'll Tell My Ma
arr. Erik Jones - Walton Music

This playful Irish children's song has been set with rousing clapping and stomping, and the result is a festival showcase! The vocals are set in a simple homophonic style, which makes the body percussion

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SATB 
$2.85
In the Name of Music In the Name of Music
Wanetta Hill & Victor C. Johnson - Shawnee Press

"In the name of music, I shall sing of breathtaking wonders and beautiful things..." You will not find a better music-themed piece for your choir! Superb in music and text, this offers an ideal opportunity

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It Takes a Village It Takes a Village
Joan Szymko - Santa Barbara Music Publishing

The familiar African saying, "It takes a village to raise a child," is appropriately set to tribal-sounding music in this marvelous cross-cultural feature.  A great closer, this piece is a proven audience... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$2.15
SSAA 
MEMedium Easy
$2.05
TTBB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.05
It's a Grand Night for Singing It's a Grand Night for Singing
Rodgers & Hammerstein/arr. Jerry Rubino - Hal Leonard Corporation

For the advanced concert choir, this arrangement of Rodgers and Hammerstein's song from the 1945 production "State Fair" is a great opener or concert theme!

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Joy Be With You All Joy Be With You All
Douglas E. Wagner - Alfred Music Publishing

This thoughtful closing sentiment is appropriate for any time of year. Imagine your singers joining hands as they blend and tune their voices. Just when you think you've heard the finest of a cappella

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A Joyful Song A Joyful Song
Mary Lynn Lightfoot - Heritage Music Press

This jubilant, accessible original will add flourish and excitement to your performance. The strong opening theme leads to a colorful contrasting middle section, and the buoyant recapitulation propels the

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Jubilate, Exsultate! Jubilate, Exsultate!
Victor C. Johnson - Alfred Music Publishing

An exuberant setting of a traditional Latin text that would make a dynamic concert or festival opener! Contemporary, syncopated choral harmonies, shifting meter and a driving piano accompaniment set the

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MEMedium Easy
$2.00
SAB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.00
SSA 
MEMedium Easy
$2.00
Jubilate, Alleluia! Jubilate, Alleluia!
Mary Lynn Lightfoot - Heritage Music Press

Add some flourish and excitement to your program with this ecstatic original that uses both Latin and English texts. The rhythmic opening melody leads to a colorful contrasting middle section featuring the... view details
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Let There Be Music Let There Be Music
Joel Raney - Heritage Music Press

Impressive in its melodic majesty and magnificent accompaniment, this triumphant ode to music will beautifully showcase your choir's talents. Especially effective when programmed as a concert or festival... view details
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SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.10
P/A CD 
$26.95