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Follow the Drinking Gourd
Follow the Drinking Gourd Follow the Drinking Gourd
arr. Emily Crocker - Hal Leonard Corporation
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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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Go Down, Moses
Go Down, Moses Go Down, Moses
arr. Ruth Morris Gray - Alfred Music Publishing
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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.

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Go Down, Moses
Go Down, Moses Go Down, Moses
arr. Bill Ingram - Hope Publishing Company
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While not difficult to play, Bill Ingram's setting of this beloved spiritual is full of rhythmic drive. It requires ringing with confidence and conviction, from the softer melodic sections to the malleted... view details
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Go Down, Moses
Go Down, Moses Go Down, Moses
arr. Greg Gilpin - Alfred Music Publishing
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This arrangement has real depth and intensity!  Rhythmic vocal lines are added one by one over the bass section's walking ostinato, creating a multi-layered a cappella arrangement that is uniquely satisfying... view details
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Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and Burning
Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and Burning Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and Burning
arr. Jay Althouse - Alfred Music Publishing
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The strength of this steady, walking-tempo spiritual comes from the powerful dynamic contrasts, solid ensemble writing in the voices, and some very effective descant-style female solos.  The optional hand drum... view details
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Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and Burning
Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and Burning Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and Burning
arr. Lloyd Larson - Lorenz Corporation
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This Lloyd Larson arrangement takes a fresh look at this great spiritual. Scored for piano, hand drum and acoustic bass, this arrangement includes text not often associated with the spiritual and makes it

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Keep Your Lamps!
Keep Your Lamps! Keep Your Lamps!
arr. Victor Johnson - Heritage Music Press
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Opening with "Keep your lamps trimmed and burning!" as a dramatic rubato statement, this incredibly creative arrangement then kicks into a driving, rhythmically intense feel that never lets up!  A most

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New Wade 'n Water
New Wade 'n Water New Wade 'n Water
Adolphus Hailstork - Hal Leonard Corporation
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Here's a great adaptation of the traditional African American spiritual,  Wade In The Water!  Elements of the G blues scale as well as frequent meter changes and creative scoring give the work a unique flavor... view details
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North Star to Freedom
North Star to Freedom North Star to Freedom
Soon Hee Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc
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Explore the rich and important history of the Underground Railroad in this serious festival work. Opening with a solemn chorale, themes in the cello and bass soon take on the character of traditional... view details
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Steal Away
Steal Away Steal Away
Stacey V. Gibbs - Mark Foster
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This arrangement by one of America's leading arrangers of spirituals captures the pain of this world while celebrating the hope of the life yet to come. Though slow in tempo, it has a strength, energy and

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Steal Away
Steal Away Steal Away
Anton Dvorak and John Leavitt - Hal Leonard Corporation
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Inspired by the Largo from the "New World Symphony" and a text from an American spiritual, John Leavitt has developed a work of extraordinary depth that offers its listeners a glimpse into the... view details
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Wade in the Water
Wade in the Water Wade in the Water
arr. Larry Shackley - Lorenz Corporation
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Larry Shackley treats the timeless spiritual with an infectious gospel-swing style in this delightfully accessible piece for use throughout the year. Passages of call and response create a colorful

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Wade in the Water
Wade in the Water Wade in the Water
arr. Mark Hayes - Alfred Music Publishing
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Here's a superb choral arrangement of this classic spiritual! It opens with a choral fanfare-like section and progresses through several swinging sections to a climactic finish. This is Mark Hayes at his

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Wade in the Water
Wade in the Water Wade in the Water
arr. Rob Dietz - Alfred Music Publishing
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An aleatoric sounds and syllables section opens to a rousing ostinato in this rhythmic a cappella setting. With superb choral writing and an energy that naturally grows throughout the piece, this work is a

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Wade in the Water
Wade in the Water Wade in the Water
arr. Rollo A. Dilworth - Hal Leonard Corporation
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This spiritual tells the story of Moses leading the Israelites to safety through the parted waters of the Red Sea. This arrangement, set in a flowing 6/8 meter, features gospel and jazz style harmonies in

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Wade in the Water
Wade in the Water Wade in the Water
arr. Rick Hirsch - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division
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Here's a great setting for younger jazz bands of this favorite! After a slow, six-measure chorale introduction, it breaks into a bluesy style that leads to an all-out gospel rock feel. Highlights include a

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Wade in the Water
Wade in the Water Wade in the Water
arr. Arnold B. Sherman - Hope Publishing Company
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Arnold Sherman is one of the most highly regarded musicians and arrangers of his generation. This clever rhythmic rendition of the traditional spiritual is arranged for 3-5 octave handbells and filled with

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Wade in the Water
Wade in the Water Wade in the Water
arr. Mark Hayes - Lorenz Corporation
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Blues nuances and stylized vocals that are easy to master and great fun to sing characterize this dynamic arrangement of this traditional spiritual. Great for school or church, it includes optional solos

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