(w/opt. Flute · Orff Inst · Small Perc · Oboe)
Celebrate the diversity of musical styles and world cultures by programming these captivating settings of folk tunes from around the world! Included are pieces featuring the significant arrangers of today displaying their own creative versatility while immersing us in the musical idioms from countries as diverse as Uruguay, Newfoundland, Africa, Japan, and more. The titles included in the 2-Part (19523700) & 3-Part books are different. All optional instrumental parts are included within the collecction, and all titles are also available as separate octavos. And don't forget the Accompaniment CD (19523693) -- a valuable tool for rehearsals as well as performances. Celebrate our diversity by singing the world around!
Contents: I'se the B'y: Newfoundland (Porterfield) · Banyan Tree: Jamaica (Schram) · Zum Gali Gali: Israel (Gilpin) · Chiu Chiu Chiu: Uruguay (Gilpin) · Farewell My Friend: Africa (Schram) · De Colores: Spain (Weston) · Danny Boy: Ireland (Printz).