Category: MIDDLE LEVEL & JR HIGH
Composer: Slovakian folk song
Arranger: Victor C. Johnson
Publisher: Heritage Music Press/a division of The Lorenz Corp
Ordean-East Middle School
R&R Chair Middle Level & Jr High
SATB also available (15/3714H); violin part included
This lullaby for treble choir combines the Slovak and English languages. A pronunciation guide is included for reference. The English verse is sung unaccompanied. The violin’s haunting melody skillfully woven into the vocal lines is integral to the beauty of this lullaby and should be included in the performance. Musical concepts to be practiced: 4/4, 2/4, 2-note slurs, phrasing, breath control, dynamics, expressive elements, and tone production.