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Escape to Freedom
Escape to Freedom Escape to Freedom
Sy Brandon - Co-Op Press

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

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String Orchestra with narrator
MEMedium Easy
$35.00
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Follow the Drinking Gourd
Follow the Drinking Gourd Follow the Drinking Gourd
Traditional/arr. Carrie Lane Gruselle - Alfred Music Publishing

This great African American spiritual is now a part of our heritage. This song was shared among slaves as code for getting up North. The "drinking gourd" represented the Big Dipper and following north meant a... view details
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$48.00
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Follow the Drinking Gourd
Follow the Drinking Gourd Follow the Drinking Gourd
arr. John Horman - Hope Publishing Company

Set in a minor key, the lovely, simple melody is introduced in the voices as the parts constantly intertwine and "follow" each other.... view details
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Freedom Rhapsody
Freedom Rhapsody Freedom Rhapsody (Based on "Follow the Drinking Gourd")
James Curnow - Hal Leonard Corporation

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;

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$40.00
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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
Tom Shelton - Santa Barbara Music Publishing

Perfect for middle school or the young high school choir, this rousing arrangement begins with a chordal "vroom" supporting a soloist.... view details
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Go Down, Moses (for Brass Quartet)
Go Down, Moses (for Brass Quartet) Go Down, Moses (for Brass Quartet)
African-American Spiritual / Stephen DeCesare - Exsultet Music

The African-American Spiritual that was used as a code song that fugitive slaves used to communicate when fleeing Maryland has now been freshly arranged for a Solo, SATB, and Piano accompaniment. Accessible... view details
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$12.95
Go Down, Moses (for Clarinet Choir)
Go Down, Moses (for Clarinet Choir) Go Down, Moses (for Clarinet Choir)
African-American Spiritual / Stephen DeCesare - Exsultet Music

The African-American Spiritual that was used as a code song that fugitive slaves used to communicate when fleeing Maryland has now been freshly arranged for Clarinet Choir (Bb-Clarinet (3), Bass Clarinet) and... view details
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MEMedium Easy
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Go Down, Moses
Go Down, Moses Go Down, Moses
Traditional/arr. Stephen DeCesare - Exsultet Music

The African-American Spiritual that was used as a code song that fugitive slaves used to communicate when fleeing Maryland has now been freshly arranged for Flute Choir (2 Flutes, Alto Flute, Bass Flute)

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MEMedium Easy
$12.95
Go Down, Moses
Go Down, Moses Go Down, Moses
Traditional/arr. Stephen DeCesare - Exsultet Music

The African-American Spiritual that was used as a code song that fugitive slaves used to communicate when fleeing Maryland has now been freshly arranged for Saxophone Quartet (Soprano Sax, Alto Sax, Tenor

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Go Down, Moses (for String Quartet)
Go Down, Moses (for String Quartet) Go Down, Moses (for String Quartet)
African-American Spiritual / Stephen DeCesare - Exsultet Music

The African-American Spiritual that was used as a code song that fugitive slaves used to communicate when fleeing Maryland has now been freshly arranged for String Quartet (Violin (2), Viola, Cello) and Piano... view details
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MEMedium Easy
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Go Down, Moses
Go Down, Moses Go Down, Moses
Traditional/arr. Stephen DeCesare - Exsultet Music

The African-American Spiritual that was used as a code song that fugitive slaves used to communicate when fleeing Maryland has now been freshly arranged for Woodwind Quartet (Flute, Oboe, Bb-Clarinet,

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Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and Burning
Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and Burning Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and Burning
CROCKER, E - Hal Leonard Corporation

This a cappella spiritual offers energy and excitement through rich choral textures and striking rhythms. Available: SATB a cappella. Performance Time: Approx. 1:30. 8 p.... view details
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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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MEMedium Easy
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Three-Part Mixed 
MEMedium Easy
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MEMedium Easy
$2.20
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MEMedium Easy
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SSA 
MEMedium Easy
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MEMedium Easy
$2.20
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Let My People Go
Let My People Go Let My People Go (Go Down, Moses)
arr. Roger Emerson - Hal Leonard Corporation
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From Roger's popular series of contemporary spirituals for young choirs, this setting marvelously displays your singers at their best! Strong harmonies, rock-solid voice leading, and an active piano part will... view details
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EEasy
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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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MEMedium Easy
$60.00
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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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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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Steal Away
Steal Away Steal Away
arr. John Leavitt - Hal Leonard Corporation

This well-known spiritual is carefully adapted in this lovely new work that features approachable and expressive choral harmonies. The optional solo and the ability to perform this piece a cappella, with

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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. Dan Davison - BriLee Music Publishing
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Written specifically with young developing choirs in mind, this exciting spiritual arrangement features comfortable vocal ranges and easy-to-learn choral parts. This rhythmic setting abounds with solo

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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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MEMedium Easy
$2.25
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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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