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Cover A cuckoo flew out of the woods [level: Easy]
arr. B. Wayne Bisbee
voicing: Unison | catalog number: SBMP 239 | duration: 2:40 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: flute, piano, opt. triangle
A delightful, upbeat arrangement of a Slovac carol; suitable for all ages.

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Cover A Fable [level: Easy]
Neil Ginsberg
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 1078 | duration: 2:55 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
A fable by definition tells a quirky story that has profound meaning. The singers deliver the Ralph Waldo Emerson text with rhythms that evoke seriousness. Meanwhile, the piano adopts quasi-tango rhythms saying this can’t be serious! Great fun is the result, and a little lesson for life is the message.

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A Living Dream
[level: Easy]
Jonathan Adams
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 1109 | duration: 3:00 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano, flute
The Henry David Thoreau poem presents a challenge for all: “Live the life you’ve dreamed.” Not just a great graduation piece, this maxim is a challenge for all. Musically rich, and not difficult, many choirs can enjoy this excellent piece.

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Cover Across the Western Ocean [level: Easy]
arr. John F. Campbell | Robert J. Ward Choral Series
voicing: Two-Part Treble | catalog number: SBMP 425 | duration: 3:12 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
The piano rolls like the ocean, the singers tell a tale that has historical significance.

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Cover Agnus Dei [level: Medium]
Jan Dismas Zelenka, arr. Robert Sieving
voicing: SSA | catalog number: SBMP 910 | duration: 2:40 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
The Czech Baroque composer left a large legacy of wonderful music, including this little gem from one of his masses. Treble choirs of all ages will love singing this fine piece.

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Cover All My Trials [level: Easy]
arr. B. Wayne Bisbee
voicing: SSA | catalog number: SBMP 246 | duration: 3:15 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
The well-known American folk song is accompanied by a lilting piano part.


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Cover All Things Bright and Beautiful [level: Easy]
Philip E. Silvey
voicing: 2 part tre | catalog number: SBMP 749 | duration: 4:00 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
A charming setting with its text excerpted from the famous Cecil Alexander poem. Syncopation gives it a contemporary style, while some staccato writing adds to its color. It includes unison, 2-part harmony, occasionally a counter-melody for the lower part, and some 3 part divisi to emphasize the climatic moments. Featured on the 2009 ACDA National Reading Session

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Alleluia Incantation
[level: Easy]
Andrew Miller
voicing: SSA, TBB or SATB | catalog number: SBMP 1191 | duration: c. 2:30 | price: $1.85
accompaniment: a cappella
A chant melody on the word Alleluia is joined by a drone on a perfect fifth. Adaptable to any voicing, this could work in the round, as a processional, or in concert formation on risers. The tempo can easily adjust to fit the acoustic. This would be a stunning opener or closer for a concert.

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Cover Amazing Grace [level: Easy]
arr. Michael Mauldin
voicing: SA or TB | catalog number: SBMP 424 | duration: 2:20 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
A tasteful arrangement for the beginning treble or male ensemble.


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Cover And Nature Smiled [level: Medium]
Allen Koepke
voicing: SSA | catalog number: SBMP 36 | duration: 4:15 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
Girls love this inspirational song. Also available for TBB

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Cover Angels' Voices [level: Medium]
John Burge | Mary Alice Stollak Choral Series
voicing: Unison - SA - SSA | catalog number: SBMP 617 | duration: 21:00 | price: $2.10
accompaniment: piano or orchestra or band
A five movement work for treble voices with piano or orchestra OR BRASS BAND accompaniment. Wonderful for any time of the year, and special for the Christmas season. This is a charming, impressive work for the children's chorus.

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Cover Arrow and The Song, The [level: Medium]
Joshua Shank
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 605 | duration: 3:20 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
Longfellow's poem about friendship is given dramatic, haunting treatment here. Simple but effective, and great to sing. Also available for SSA

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Cover Banjo Sam [level: Easy]
American Folk Song, arr. Jay Broeker
voicing: SA | catalog number: SBMP 1055 | duration: 3:00 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano, banjo, percussion
Based on an American folk tune from the southern folk tradition of the early 1900s, this is an upbeat showpiece that incorporates a banjo player, a bit of non-improvised scat singing, a fun text, and the option of clog or tap dancers to create both rhythmic and visual excitement. It was commissioned for and first sung by a treble honor choir.

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Cover Battle Hymn of the Republic [level: Easy]
Steffe, arr. Munsen & Golemo
voicing: SA | catalog number: SBMP 441 | duration: 3:20 | price: $1.60
accompaniment: piano/opt. brass
There are many possibilities for this dramatic arrangement: sing it in unison, use a soloist on the first verse, sing it in two parts, add a brass/percussion ensemble.

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Beati in domo Domini
[level: Medium]
James G. Kantor | Robyn Lana Choral Series
voicing: SSA | catalog number: SBMP 1112 | duration: 3:20 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: flute
The opening chant could be repeated to accommodate a procession making this a dramatic opening for a concert. Following the chant the music becomes rhythmic and upbeat, with hand claps and finger snaps adding aural and visual excitement. A high-spirited flute adds special color to the performance. Also available for SAB.

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Beati in domo Domini
[level: Medium]
James G. Kantor | Robyn Lana Choral Series
voicing: SAB | catalog number: SBMP 1114 | duration: 3:20 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: flute
The opening chant could be repeated to accommodate a procession making this a dramatic opening for a concert. Following the chant the music becomes rhythmic and upbeat, with hand claps and finger snaps adding aural and visual excitement. A high-spirited flute adds special color to the performance. Also available for SSA.

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Big Sky
[level: Medium]
Seth Houston | Jo-Michael Scheibe Choral Series
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 1185 | duration: 2:50 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
Crafted in the traditional shape-note style, the composer/poet again gives us a special piece inspired by his love of nature and concern for the environment. The concluding line begins with “the ocean and air, forest, hill, and plain, animal in flight, are in your care.” Distinctive music here enhances a great message.

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Cover Bird's Courting Song [level: Easy]
arr. Barbara Harlow | Charlene Archibeque Choral Series
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 23 | duration: 3:00 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano, flute, tuba or bass or cello
The instruments add great fun and color to the dramatic content of this well known love song of the birds. This novelty number is one the singers can dramatize, and one the audience is sure to love.

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Cover Bloom [level: Easy]
Philip E. Silvey
voicing: SSA | catalog number: SBMP 634 | duration: 3:08 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
Ah, spring! This piece celebrates the season and allows the chorus to bloom. The piano brings great life to the piece with its running eighth notes, eager to aide in the bloom of the season.

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Bloom
[level: Medium]
Philip E. Silvey
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 1172 | duration: 3:46 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
Ah, spring! Celebrate the reborn beauty of the season with this delightful choral rendition. The piano adds great life to the piece with its running eighth notes eager to aide in the blooms of the season.

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Cover Blow, Blow, Thou Winter Wind [level: Easy]
Emma Lou Diemer
voicing: Any | catalog number: SBMP 122 | duration: c. 3:00 | price: $1.85
accompaniment: a cappella
Whisper chorus. The audience will be amazed by this very effective contrast for the December program. Can be performed by any group. This piece is the second movement of Feast for Christmas.

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Cover Blue Bird [level: Easy]
Korean folk song, arr. Jungsun Lee
voicing: SSA | catalog number: SBMP 1035 | duration: 2:45 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
A beautiful Korean folk song, it has a short, but powerful text symbolic of a farmer’s dream for a better life. The transliteration makes this easy to learn. An artistic piano accompaniment lends support and adds its own color to the already colorful melodies - the piece may also be sung a cappella. Also available for SATB.

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Cover Cantate Domino [level: Easy]
Nancy Hill Cobb | Robert J. Ward Choral Series
voicing: SA or TB | catalog number: SBMP 282 | duration: 2:15 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
The piano sets the mood in this lilting setting of the Cantate Domino text. This very popular piece is musically rewarding for the singers.

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Cover Caro Mio Ben [level: Easy]
Giordano, arr. Barbara Harlow
voicing: SA | catalog number: SBMP 138 | duration: 2:10 | price: $1.50
accompaniment: piano
The famous Italian art song set in two parts. Pronunciation guide underlayed. The piece may also be sung in unison.

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Cover Caroling Fantasy [level: Easy]
arr. B. Wayne Bisbee
voicing: SATB or SSA | catalog number: SBMP 1041 | duration: 2:50 | price: $2.50
accompaniment: piano, flute, handbells, perc.
Composer Bisbee has created a festive and clever medley of The First Noel, Sing Nowell, God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, and Have a Merry Christmas. An aleatoric rendering of the latter greeting leads to the final dramatic phrase: “And a happy new year.” Throughout, a sprightly flute part decorates the melodies; the piano adds great rhythmic and harmonic support; the handbells add elegance with their special ring; and the drum and triangle add rhythmic emphasis and sparkle. The versatile arrangement can be sung by treble choirs and/or by mixed voices. This piece is a great choice for concluding a holiday concert, perhaps with more than one choir combining forces.

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Cover Chariot, The [level: Medium]
Jonathan Adams
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 625 | duration: 3:10 | price: $1.85
accompaniment: piano
The Chariot is the first piece of two in a set titled Emily Dickinson Speaks of Time and Eternity. The second piece: Forever is composed of Nows. Both pieces have conservative ranges making them accessible to young developing choirs, and each piece features some unison writing, a canonic section, and easy four-part writing. The piano part cleverly adds interest while providing harmonic support for the singers.

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Cover Dance on My Heart [level: Medium]
Allen Koepke
voicing: SSA | catalog number: SBMP 34 | duration: 2:35 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
Composer/poet Koepke spun a fun tale of romance, then set it to sprightly music that is a delight to sing, accompanied by a piano part that both supports the singers and adds to the drama. Treble choirs of all ages have been captivated by this magical piece. Over 170,000 copies have been sold.

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Do, Lord, Remember Me
[level: Medium]
arr. Alice Parker | Joseph Ohrt Choral Series
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 1108 | duration: 2:35 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
This long-time favorite song of campfire sing-a-longs has been elevated to concert status by the legendary Alice Parker, now 86 years young. The publication was made extra special by the opportunity to include her creative and inspirational advice on how to perform it. Conservative ranges make this gem of a piece accessible to many choirs.

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Cover Dona Nobis Pacem [level: Medium]
Johann Sebastian Bach, arr. Nancy Grundahl
voicing: SSA | catalog number: SBMP 471 | duration: 2:30 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
One of Bach’s most gorgeous melodies skillfully set for treble choir.



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Cover Down by the Riverside [level: Easy]
arr. Terry J. Barham | Terry J. Barham Choral Series
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 466 | duration: 2:15 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
An upbeat, fun, easy arrangement for young SATB choirs. The piano adds rhythmic syncopation along with solid support for the singers.

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Cover Down in the Red River Valley [level: Easy]
arr. William L. Ballenger
voicing: SA | catalog number: SBMP 325 | duration: 4:00 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
Down in the Valley and The Red River Valley combine for a thoughtful, expressive arrangement.Treble choirs of all ages will delight in this easy, effective arrangement. Also available for TB.


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Cover Down in the Valley [level: Easy]
arr. D. Shawn Berry | Terry J. Barham Choral Series
voicing: TB | catalog number: SBMP 510 | duration: 2:50 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
Perfect for the beginning male ensemble, composer Berry has the knack for doing something great without resorting to difficult parts for the voices or the keyboard. Lots of opportunity to teach fine vocal techniques with this song.

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Cover Eu e Vocé [level: Medium]
piano accomp.: Mary Ellen Loose - arr. J. Edmund Hughes
voicing: SSA | catalog number: SBMP 710 | duration: 3:10 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
Great rhythmic fun and involvement are possible in this delightful arrangement. The voices play a big part in the quasi-instrumental rhythm, and are optionally joined by finger snaps, lap slaps, and hand claps in a rhythmic interlude that could also incorporate the audience and rhythm instruments.

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Cover Ev'ry Night When the Sun Goes Down [level: Easy]
arr. D. Shawn Berry | Terry J. Barham Choral Series
voicing: TB | catalog number: SBMP 509 | duration: 3:00 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
The title song is joined by another American folk song, ANGELS WATCHING OVER ME. This arrangement really sings. The independence of parts will make the piece easy to teach. The simple but highly effective piano part adds drama while letting the voices be center stage.

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Cover Fine Sally [level: Easy]
arr. Bill Erickson | Charlene Archibeque Choral Series
voicing: SSA | catalog number: SBMP 5 | duration: 1:40 | price: $1.60
accompaniment: piano, optional glockenspiel
A light-hearted setting of this American folksong about the courting of Fine Sally. Verses in one, two and three parts offer a variety of vocal experiences for the treble choir; the Glockenspiel can add color to the performance of this piece.

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Cover Forever is composed of Nows [level: Medium]
Jonathan Adams
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 626 | duration: 1:55 | price: $1.55
accompaniment: piano
Forever is composed of Nows is the second piece of two in a set titled Emily Dickinson Speaks of Time and Eternity. The first piece is The Chariot. Both pieces have conservative ranges making them accessible to young developing choirs, and each piece features some unison writing, a canonic section, and easy four-part writing. The piano part cleverly adds interest while providing harmonic support for the singers.

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Galilee
[level: Easy]
David Arbury | Cameron LaBarr Choral Series
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 1160 | duration: 3:05 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
Inspired by both gospel and Appalachian song traditions, with text based on a biblical event, the composer has created a delightful spiritual with its own unique voice. Conservative ranges make this accessible to many choirs.

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Cover Gardener of the World [level: Medium]
Philip E. Silvey
voicing: SA | catalog number: SBMP 1042 | duration: 2:45 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
“Summer Sun,” the Robert Louis Stevenson poem of this piece, has the sun finding its way into all the nooks and crannies of the world below. The music offers sprightly treatment befitting a bright, pleasant day. In unison, or with two melodies working in tandem, and occasionally with 2-part harmony, this is an enjoyable piece to sing.

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Cover Gartan Mother's Lullaby [level: Easy]
arr. Neil Ginsberg | Robert J. Ward Choral Series
voicing: SA | catalog number: SBMP 654 | duration: 2:50 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
Not your typical lullaby, the Irish folksong is full of interesting Irish folklore. A lovely melody, and a charming accompaniment. Children will love this piece.


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Cover Giá il sole dal Gange [level: Medium]
Scarlatti, arr. Robert Sieving | Mary Alice Stollak Choral Series
voicing: SSA | catalog number: SBMP 571 | duration: 2:45 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
A favorite solo art song tastefully and musically arranged in three parts. To be sung in Italian; a pronunciation underlay is included. For all ages of treble choirs.

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Cover Gloria [level: Easy]
Nancy Hill Cobb
voicing: SSA | catalog number: SBMP 578 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano, flute
A majestic GLORIA, this would be a terrific opener or closer for a concert. A fine flute player is needed for this dramatic part which soars above the choir.

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Cover Go Down Moses [level: Easy]
arr. Tom T. Shelton Jr. | Terry J. Barham Choral Series
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 494 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
Perfect for middle school or the young high school choir, this rousing arrangement begins with a chordal "vroom" supporting a soloist.

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Cover Goin' to Boston [level: Easy]
arr. John F. Campbell
voicing: SA | catalog number: SBMP 460 | duration: 1:50 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
A sprightly piano accompaniment sets the dance-like mood of this American folk song.

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Grow Little Tree
[level: Easy]
Andrea Ramsey | Janeal Krehbiel Choral Series
voicing: SA | catalog number: SBMP 1170 | duration: 3:25 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
This precious piece has found a place in the repertoire of both children and women. For the children growing like trees, it has them telling their story; for women, it has them both remembering their own growth and thinking on that of their children.

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Cover Hanerot Halalu [level: Easy]
arr. Neil Ginsberg
voicing: SA | catalog number: SBMP 587 | duration: 3:10 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano, clarinet
An upbeat piece that is fun to sing and to hear with the klesmer style clarinet adding great color. A short Hebrew text is joined by an English text by the composer.

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Hine Ma Tov
[level: Medium]
arr. Neil Ginsberg
voicing: SA or TB | catalog number: SBMP 1216 | duration: 2:50 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano, flute
A flowing piano accompaniment joined by a flute obligato add great color to this piece. Easy, tasteful, and impressive, sing it in the original Hebrew or in English.

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Hold Fast to Dreams
[level: Easy]
Susan LaBarr
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 1136 | duration: 4:35 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
The message of the famous Langston Hughes poem offers words for all to live by. An excellent upbeat piano accompaniment supports the vocal parts. The conservative ranges invite SATB choirs of all ages to enjoy this special piece.

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Cover Hope [level: Medium]
Marjan Helms | Mary Alice Stollak Choral Series
voicing: SA | catalog number: SBMP 517 | duration: 4:01 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
Listen to the recording of this piece and you will want to perform it. Emily Dickinson’s poem is treated to a whimsical, rhythmic setting that dances along in 6/8 meter, with an occasional feeling of three or a 2/4 measure inserted to throw it off for just a moment. The sprightly piano part requires a good accompanist.

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Cover Hope Is the Thing with Feathers [level: Easy]
Kenney Potter
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 1017 | duration: 2:30 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
A clever, upbeat rhythmic pattern mirrors the sentiment of the text as it “never stops at all” except for a few moments of mid-song reflection with the poem’s final thought: “It never asked a crumb of me.” Fun and inspiring, this piece would provide a special highlight for a concert. Also available for SA

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Huron Carol
[level: Medium]
arr. Susan LaBarr | Jo-Michael Scheibe Choral Series
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 1179 | duration: 3:20 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
The haunting minor key Canadian tune from the 1600s, now superbly arranged with English text, is a special addition to the Christmas repertoire. Conservative ranges put this within reach of choirs both young and mature.

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