Your singers will love rehearsing and performing this rhythmic celebration based on traditional African music. Layered vocal lines, call and response, and the vitality of the congas, claves and djembe will
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Greg Gilpin’s inspired music brings Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s text to life. Featuring a cascading a cappella introduction, this reflective work is a marvelous creative programming choice for
Based on the familiar text from Song of Solomon, this beautiful a cappella work uses colorful harmonic structures that require care by both conductor and singers. For better high school or university
There is some divisi in this lovely setting of the beloved Longfellow poem, but it is well within the abilities of many high school a cappella choirs. With beautiful harmonies and accessible ranges, it will
Respected film composer Hans Zimmer's wordless tribute to those who lost their lives or were affected by the 2012 shooting in Aurora, Colorado. A stunning addition to the repertoire for advanced choirs.
This haunting contemporary a cappella work features a wistful text about the departure of summer and the coming of winter. Rich harmonies and thoughtful dynamics heighten the mood of this stunning piece.
This thoughtful, dramatic a cappella setting of William Butler Yeats' Love Song is filled with opportunities for expressive singing. A choral work of great depth for upper-level choirs. "...and
A work for more advanced choirs, Be for Me the Earth incorporates the beautiful poetry of Sara Teasdale in this a cappella setting. Largely homophonic, this work allows your choir to explore tone,
Here is a little gem that has been recorded by a variety of artists, including The Weavers and Peter, Paul, and Mary. Based on a hymn tune by J.S. Bach, with words by Tom Glazer and Pete Seeger, it conveys
Inspired by Psalm 133, composer Michael John Trotta has written a lovely a cappella piece that celebrates the unity of brotherhood among all people. This calm, sonorous work is the perfect choice for a
Lush harmonies in a warm choral texture lay the foundation for this elegantly succinct setting of the traditional Irish blessing. A cappella, with a few lyric alterations to provide an enveloping framework
This touching work with a musical emphasis on love is especially appropriate when honoring someone, whether in retirement, remembrance, or gratitude. Each vocal line is crafted with great care so that all
"Catch me in my youth, leave not a single breath of memories..." As the poem encourages us to live every moment fully, the musical setting reinforces this idea in both a pensive and uplifting way. This
This gorgeous work, dedicated to the memory of Stephen Paulus, is a superb contribution to the repertoire for better a cappella choirs!
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