This a tone poem for string orchestra and narrator that tells the story of a slave escaping to freedom via the underground railroad through words and music. It uses the melodies Swing Low; Follow
From the Feel the Spirit collection of seven spirituals originally arranged for mezzo-soprano, choir and orchestra, this classic is arranged here for mezzo-soprano, choir and concert band but can
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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Believed to be written after the Civil War, this American folk song is often credited as a spiritual based on the idea that the words are encoded escape instructions and a map for fleeing slaves on their
Freedom Rhapsody is a set of brief variations, based on the spiritual Follow the Drinking Gourd. There are four sections to the composition, marked The Yearning to Be Free;
This unique arrangement of the beloved African-American spiritual is sure to engage singers in the history of the text. The driving melodic lines, all of which are supported by an energized, "running"
Edge-of-your-seat excitement! This modern take on the traditional spiritual features strong choral writing with nice harmonic moments and interplay between voices complemented by a spirited piano part. The
"Tell ol' Pharaoh to let my people go!" What a creative way to introduce this spiritual to your young singers! Call-and-response vocals, lots of unison singing, a little drama, and a
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