Composer JACOBSON, JOHN/EMERSON, ROGER
Voicing/Instrument COMPACT DISC
Publisher HAL LEONARD CORPORATION
Grades 4-8 · 35 minutes
Celebrating America from Armistice to the Moon
By the beginning of the 20th Century, America was turning into a place where everybody wanted to be! Whether at war or peace, during the Great Depression or abundant harvests, America rolled up its sleeves and got to work. Its leaders challenged the nation to set lofty goals, and by 1969 the first American walked on the moon.
Present a century of American history on stage with this musical revue featuring 8 original songs and connecting script with more than 65 speaking parts. The Teacher Edition includes piano/vocal song arrangements with choreography, script, helpful production guide and teaching objectives linked to the National Standards for each song. For added value, the ready-to-use student books include songs and script, and will enhance the musical experience for your young aspiring actors/singers!
Songs include: American Voices · Americana Medley · Won't You Come Do the Charleston? · The New Deal Jump · I'll Be Home Real Soon · We're on a Rock and Roll · We Shall Overcome/This Little Light of Mine · Peace Love and Brotherhood.