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Alabare

Category:   MUSIC IN WORSHIP
Composer:   Traditional Mexican
Arranger:   Gather Hymnal
Publisher:   GIA
Edition:   NA
Voicing:   Unison
Setting:   Piano or Guitar

Reviewer:   

Miriam Walen Sikora
St. Andrew's Lutheran Church
SON Star Program Author

Singing this song in Spanish delighted the singers and congregation as well. Choir members were […]

October 15th, 2019|Categories: MUSIC IN WORSHIP|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Alabare

Ah! Si Mon Moine Voulait Danser

Category:   SSAA CHOIRS
Composer:   
Arranger:   Donald Patriquin
Publisher:   earthsongs
Edition:   W-07c
Voicing:   SSA
Setting:   Accompanied

Reviewer:   

Cynthia Cooper
Hastings High School 1996
R&R Chair SSAA Choirs

From Six Songs of Early Canada. Based on a delightful French text, the song is defined by its lively rhythms. Optional percussion instrumentation […]

November 13th, 2011|Categories: SSAA CHOIRS|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Ah! Si Mon Moine Voulait Danser

Uniamo in Amore (Let Us Unite in Love)

Category:   COLLEGE & UNIVERSITY
Composer:   Kevin Memley
Arranger:   NA
Publisher:   Walton Music
Edition:   WJMS1120
Voicing:   SATB div
Setting:   Accompanied

Reviewer:   

Angela Broeker
University of St. Thomas 2011
R&R Chair College & University

Kevin Memley has succeeded in writing the perfect concert closer. The virtuosic piano part, late Romantic harmonics, thick […]

October 24th, 2011|Categories: COLLEGE & UNIVERSITY|Tags: , |Comments Off on Uniamo in Amore (Let Us Unite in Love)

El Pambiche Lento

Category:   SSAA CHOIRS
Composer:   NA
Arranger:   Juan Tony Guzman
Publisher:   Boosey & Hawkes (CME Latin Accents)
Edition:   48004955
Voicing:   SA
Setting:   Accompanied

Reviewer:   

Kari Douma
Eagan High School 2011
R&R Chair SSAA Choirs

This lively, rhythmic piece is a fun closer for any program. The higher tessitura is great for […]

October 24th, 2011|Categories: SSAA CHOIRS|Tags: |Comments Off on El Pambiche Lento

Ni Jina Gani

Category:   COLLEGE & UNIVERSITY
Composer:   Israel Kagaruki
Arranger:   Ed. Eugene Rogers
Publisher:   Hal Leonard
Edition:   08750935
Voicing:   SATB
Setting:   A Cappella

Reviewer:   

Karla Miller
North Hennepin Community College 2011
R&R Chair College & University

This Swahili song is used at special gatherings and would be a great processional for any […]

October 23rd, 2011|Categories: COLLEGE & UNIVERSITY|Tags: |Comments Off on Ni Jina Gani

Songs from Gahu

Category:   CHILDREN & YOUTH
Composer:   Ghanaian folk tunes
Arranger:   Kathy Armstrong
Publisher:   Boosey & Hawkes
Edition:   48004576
Voicing:   SA
Setting:   A Cappella

Reviewer:   

André-Louis Heywood
St. John’s University 2009
R&R Chair Children & Youth

These four Ghanaian folk tunes are set in a responsorial style with a caller and a […]

October 18th, 2009|Categories: CHILDREN & YOUTH|Tags: |Comments Off on Songs from Gahu

Nuestras Voces

Category:   CHILDREN & YOUTH
Composer:   Glenn and Matthew McClure
Arranger:   NA
Publisher:   Roger Dean Publishing Company
Edition:   15/2316R
Voicing:   SSA
Setting:   Accompanied

Reviewer:   

Mark Johnson
Minnesota Boychoir 2008
R&R Chair Children & Youth

I’ve waited for another piece as equally exciting as McClure’s setting of “Kyrie” to perform with one […]

September 15th, 2008|Categories: CHILDREN & YOUTH|Tags: |Comments Off on Nuestras Voces

Holiday Processional

Category:   MIDDLE LEVEL & JR HIGH
Composer:   Brad Printz
Arranger:   NA
Publisher:   Heritage Choral Series
Edition:   15/2059H
Voicing:   SAB
Setting:   Accompanied

Reviewer:   

Jamye Casperson
McGuire Middle School 2007
R&R Chair Middle Level & Jr High

We did this piece at my school this winter with great success. The boys get […]

October 12th, 2007|Categories: MIDDLE LEVEL & JR HIGH|Tags: |Comments Off on Holiday Processional

To Drive the Cold Winter Away

Category:   HIGH SCHOOL CHOIRS
Composer:   John Playford (1651)
Arranger:   Dean Rishel
Publisher:   Mark Foster
Edition:   MF0614
Voicing:   SATB
Setting:   Accompanied

Reviewer:   

Paula Holmberg
Minnetonka High School 2006
R&R Chair High School Choirs

A rollicking tune to be sung hardily, the 17th century text implores “forgetting old wrongs, with carols and […]

October 10th, 2006|Categories: HIGH SCHOOL CHOIRS|Tags: , , |Comments Off on To Drive the Cold Winter Away

Tshotsholoza

Category:   TTBB CHOIRS
Composer:   Traditional South African
Arranger:   Jeffrey L. Ames
Publisher:   Walton
Edition:   HL08501546, WLG114
Voicing:   TTBB
Setting:   A Cappella

Reviewer:   

Greg Douma
Eastview High School 2006
R&R Chair TTBB Choirs

with percussion and Tenor solo
This freedom song features a tenor soloist who leads the chorus in a rapid […]

October 9th, 2006|Categories: TTBB CHOIRS|Tags: , |Comments Off on Tshotsholoza
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