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Cover A Winter Landscape [level: Medium]
Lane Johnson | Edith Copley Choral Series
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 790 | duration: 3:40 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
Highly mood sensitive with great attention to the text, this is a special piece for the winter season.

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A-wassailing
[level: Medium]
arr. Daniel Hughes | Daniel Hughes Choral Series
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 1123 | duration: 2:40 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
An impressive, highly festive concert arrangement, this comes as a great addition to the traditional Christmas literature.

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Adon Olam
[level: Difficult]
Kenneth Lampl | Jo-Michael Scheibe Choral Series
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 1194 | duration: c. 6:00 | price: $2.25
accompaniment: a cappella
The award-winning film composer produced a dramatic setting of a celebratory Hebrew text. Rich harmonies and exquisite melodic interest distinguish this fine composition.

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Cover Agnus Dei [level: Difficult]
Mikael Carlsson
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 1019 | duration: 6:20 | price: $1.85
accompaniment: a cappella
Fine choirs, who have access to a venue with good acoustics, will want to sing this fabulous setting of Agnus Dei. The Swedish composer builds great excitement, culminating in a mid-point phrase with 16 parts. Exquisite beauty, this one brings on goose bumps.

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Cover Alleluia [level: Difficult]
Terry Schlenker | Jo-Michael Scheibe Choral Series
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 707 | duration: 5:00 | price: $1.70
accompaniment: a cappella
A beautiful setting for the advanced choir. Composer Schlenker knows how to create drama in his music—this piece is one of those rare ones that brings chills to the listener.

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Cover Alleluia [level: Medium]
René Clausen
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 557 | duration: 7:30 | price: $2.40
accompaniment: a cappella
A dramatic piece using only the word of the title. Marvelous harmonic buiildup and a sensitive ending. For the mature, advanced choir.

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Angelus
[level: Difficult]
Albert Alcaraz
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 1229 | duration: 8:10 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
This impressive piece has great melodic interest and is filled with drama. Choirs large and small will enjoy the challenges it presents. It brings new breadth to the meaning of multicultural, with the composer in Spain, the commissioning choir in Galway, Ireland, and the recording choir in Argentina.

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Cover Ave [level: Difficult]
Jiri Teml
voicing: SSAATTBB | catalog number: SBMP 307 | duration: 6:05 | price: $2.25
accompaniment: a cappella
Ave Maria like you have not heard it before. The Czech composer has created a mini choral symphony on this text. Listen to a marvelous performance of it by a Czech choir on the Santa Barbara Music Publishing promotional CD titled MultiCultural.

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Cover Ave Maria [level: Medium]
Craig Kingsbury | Donald Brinegar Choral Series
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 468 | duration: 4:00 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
A poignant setting for the mature choir. Lush chords, polyphonic passages, and some 4-part writing for both women and men add to the drama.

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Cover Ave Maria [level: Medium]
Michael Eglin | Nathan J. Kreitzer Choral Series
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 828 | duration: 3:50 | price: $1.70
accompaniment: a cappella
The third movement of MISSA MARIA. Lush harmonies, intensely beautiful with a dramatic climax and a sensitive conclusion.

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Cover Ave Verum Corpus [level: Difficult]
Ariel Quintana
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 507 | duration: 2:30 | price: $1.85
accompaniment: a cappella
Words cannot describe the beauty of this setting. Limited divisi, a final quiet low E flat for basses, gorgeous harmonies, mature choirs will revel in this piece.

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Cover Broskvicka (The Little Peach) [level: Medium]
Citrad Kohoutek
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 309 | duration: 3:10 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano, percussion
Winner of an International composition contest, this piece is for the advanced choir looking for an extraordinary piece of music. Listen to an exquisite performance by a Czech choir on the Santa Barbara Music Publishing promotional CD titled MultiCultural. May be sung in Czech or English.

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Cover Carpe Diem [level: Difficult]
Joan Szymko | Giselle Wyers Choral Series
voicing: SSAATBB | catalog number: SBMP 862 | duration: 4:45 | price: $2.35
accompaniment: tambourine
Set to an ancient Latin text that proclaims, “seize the day, ” composer Szymko is at her creative best, offering lots of drama as the piece unfolds.

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Celestial Dance
[level: Medium]
David N. Childs
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 1227 | duration: 6:00 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
Based on the legend of the formation of the Pleiades according to the Onondaga People, this piece is a demonstration of the expansion of David Child’s musical boundaries. Wonderfully upbeat, this intricate and thoughtful work is not to be missed!

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Chrysopylae
[level: Medium]
Dominick DiOrio | International Orange Chorale Choral Series
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 1099 | duration: 4:00 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
Not every bridge has a song written for it! The title translates Golden Gate—the piece honors the Golden Gate Bridge and was premiered in celebration of the bridge’s 75th birthday. The intense drama of the music reflects that of this famous American landmark. This is an outstanding piece for the adept choir.

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Come Sleep
[level: Difficult]
Daniel Brinsmead | Jo-Michael Scheibe Choral Series
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 1098 | duration: 3:55 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
This prize-winning piece by the talented young Aussie composer has intrigued all who have heard it. Harmonically rich, it is a masterful example of how to create musical drama via great melodic interest combined with exquisite tonal shifts realized through superb voice leading.

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Cover Come to Me in the Silence [level: Easy]
Craig Kingsbury | Donald Brinegar Choral Series
voicing: SSATBB | catalog number: SBMP 591 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
A beautiful tonal landscape of sound builds to a resounding climax and concludes with quiet resolve. For the advanced choir.

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Cover Conciliation [level: Medium]
Thomas McKenney
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 546 | duration: 8:36 | price: $2.25
accompaniment: piano
Poet Patrick Overton has an uplifting message for all, brought to life here in great artistic fashion.

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Cover Crossing the Bar [level: Medium]
Michael J. Mills | Jo-Michael Scheibe Choral Series
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 994 | duration: 3:50 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
Winner of the 2010 American Choral Directors Association Raymond W. Brock Memorial Student Composition Contest, the piece was premiered to great acclaim at the 2011 ACDA National Convention. Set to a poem by Alfred Tennyson, the poet used the metaphor of an ocean sand bar to describe the barrier between life and death. In order to reach the shore, the ocean waves must crash against the sandbar, creating a sound that Tennyson describes as the “moaning of the bar.” Mills dramatically captures this text. An elegant piece for the mature choir.

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Cover Dadme albricias [level: Medium]
arr. Ben Allaway
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 134 | duration: 1:36 | price: $1.65
accompaniment: harp/flute
A new setting of this favorite featuring exciting, virtuoso flute and harp accompaniment. It utilizes the original Castilian Spanish language and includes guidelines for pronunciation plus a pronunciation underlay, and an English translation. This is no. 1 of Tres Villancicos arr. Allaway.

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Cover Dansaron (E la don, don) [level: Medium]
arr. Ben Allaway
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 136 | duration: 2:30 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: harp/flute
A new setting of this favorite featuring exciting, virtuoso flute and harp accompaniment. It utilizes the original Catalon language and includes guidelines for pronunciation plus a pronunciation underlay, and an English translation. No. 3 Of Tres Villancicos, arr. Allaway.

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De civitatibus
[level: Difficult]
Nick Vasallo
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 1190 | duration: 4:30 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
The obscure Latin text attracted the composer during the US engagement in Iraq. It translates: “The groans of the dying rise from the city, and the souls of the wounded cry out for help. But God charges no one with wrongdoing.” Musically amazing with no divisi and great melodic and harmonic interest, this is a unique addition to the wealth of choral literature.

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Cover Deep River [level: Medium]
arr. Karen P. Thomas | Giselle Wyers Choral Series
voicing: SATB div | catalog number: SBMP 924 | duration: 4:25 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
A glorious, dramatic and classy arrangement of this favorite. Suitable for the mature ensemble.

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Cover Destiny [level: Difficult]
Jacob Groff | Joseph Ohrt Choral Series
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 717 | duration: 3:30 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
Fresh harmonic treatment combines with great linear writing to bring us a mini-masterpiece.

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Cover Do Not Go Gentle [level: Difficult]
David N. Childs
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 1064 | duration: 5:20 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
The famous Dylan Thomas poem is given impassioned treatment with soaring melodies and dramatic harmonies. This one will give the audience goose bumps.

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Cover Domine, labia mea aperies [level: Medium]
Orlandus Lassus, ed. Charlene Archibeque | Charlene Archibeque Choral Series
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 2 | duration: 1:20 | price: $1.60
accompaniment: a cappella
A beautiful, moving motet. This "performing" edition prepared by Dr. Archibeque includes a word by word translation of the text, a pronunciation guide, and directives for creating interpretive nuances for performance.

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Dormi, Jesu
[level: Difficult]
Saunder Choi
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 1147 | duration: c. 6:00 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
A stunning setting of this favorite text by an award-winning Filipino composer

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Cover Early Bird, The [level: Difficult]
René Clausen
voicing: SSAATTBB | catalog number: SBMP 645 | duration: 4:45 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
A tone poem for the choir. The composer lets out all the stops setting this text by a contemporary poet. A wonderful adventure for the advanced choir. Listen to the recording— the singers obviously love this piece.

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Cover Ein Deutsches Kyrie [level: Medium]
Johannes Brahms, arr. Robert Sieving | Matthew and Michael Culloton Choral Series
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 1014 | duration: 4:40 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: piano
Brahms’ Symphony No.3, Op. 90, third movement is here arranged for chorus and piano, with the familiar Latin Kyrie as text. Beautifully realized, this is an elegant piece with soaring melodies, joined by a great piano part

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Cover Everything She Touches [level: Medium]
Joan Szymko
voicing: SSA | catalog number: SBMP 738 | duration: 4:40 | price: $2.10
accompaniment: piano
The composer's creativity never ceases to amaze. She discovered the Wiccan text for this piece when researching the triple goddess, Brigid, for a Celtic ritual Imbolc (Candlemas) choral presentation. Wicca relies heavily on ancient Celtic symbols, beliefs and celebrations) Her notes explain: The Goddess Triad archetype is found in many ancient Indo-European cultures, as well as in some mythologies of Africa and Asia.

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Cover Exaltabo te [level: Medium]
Orlandus Lassus, ed. Kenneth Hannaford | Charlene Archibeque Choral Series
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 3 | duration: 1:45 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
A dramatic, energetic motet. This "performing" edition was prepared by Dr. Hannaford and includes a word by word translation of the text, a pronunciation guide, and directives for creating interpretive nuances for performance.

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Cover Gabriel's Message [level: Difficult]
arr. Joshua Shank | Matthew and Michael Culloton Choral Series
voicing: SATB / solo quartet | catalog number: SBMP 644 | duration: 7:20 | price: $2.10
accompaniment: a cappella
Notes from the composer: I see this carol as a scene: Mary sits in the dark when light gently breaks in the room as the angel Gabriel reveals himself and slowly unfolds his wings. (The opening phrase is meant to convey this.) The rest of the piece is essentially a quiet waltz of profound, inner joy between the angel and the maiden.

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Cover Gloria [level: Medium]
Michael Eglin | Nathan J. Kreitzer Choral Series
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 827 | duration: 6:30 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
The second movement of MISSA MARIA. Much drama and excitement here. Check out the excellent recording.

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Cover Go, Tell it on the Mountain [level: Difficult]
arr. Joshua Shank
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 580 | duration: 4:05 | price: $1.75
accompaniment: a cappella
Striving to make the text of this well known Christmas spiritual vividly come to life, composer Shank has created an awesome arrangement which builds a mountain of sound before it ends quietly and poignantly announcing the news: Jesus Christ is Born. Don't miss this one if you have an outstanding, mature choir. Your audience will be moved to heartfelt silence and will leave the concert talking about this piece.

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Cover God Done Move Me [level: Difficult]
Ben Allaway
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 1011 | duration: 4:20 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
The composer has pulled out all the stops here with lots of drama and energetic, rhythmic action. A drum, djembe or conga, contributes and helps hold the reins. Not a stand-still and sing piece, this one requires full body involvement befitting dynamic gospel music.

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Cover Have You Ever? [level: Medium]
Giselle Wyers | Giselle Wyers Choral Series
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 1020 | duration: 7:30 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: vibraphone
The inner feelings of a teenager come to us first-hand via the text. The music beautifully, and pensively, takes us to the heart of the matter, the vibraphone adding great drama and color. If music can help us understand each other, it is here in this special piece.

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He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven
[level: Medium]
Daniel Brinsmead | Jo-Michael Scheibe Choral Series
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 1148 | duration: 5:45 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
Composer Brinsmead again demonstrates his talent for creating an impressive a cappella piece. The composition dramatically comes to life, with each musical phrase beautifully crafted giving distinctive sensitivity to the delivery of the text.

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Hope and Love
[level: Medium ]
Carson Cooman
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 1141 | duration: c. 3:00 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
The prolific and versatile composer chose a poem of award-winning poet Jane Hirshfield as text for this stunningly beautiful a cappella piece. Musically and poetically, this is exemplary of the finest in creativity.

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Cover Hymn to St. Cecilia [level: Difficult]
David N. Childs
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 436 | duration: 16:00 | price: $3.00
accompaniment: a cappella
The famous Auden text is set with great drama, beautiful, tender melody, and musicality befitting the patron saint of music. 16 minutes duration.

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Cover I Am With You [level: Medium]
David N. Childs | David N. Childs Sacred Choral Series
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 993 | duration: 4:30 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
"Fear not, for I am with you" is the biblical theme of this beautiful, inspired choral setting. Luscious harmonies, soaring melodies, and a profound, quiet ending work together to create a very special piece for the mature choir.

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Cover I Am Your Sunlight [level: Difficult]
Mikael Carlsson
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 1050 | duration: 3:40 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
The Swedish composer chose an intense love poem by Australian poet Janet Jackson and created a stunning choral rendition. A composer of film music, it should come as no surprise that great drama abounds in this composition. The adept mature choir, or the young choir with close ties to contemporary sounds, will delight in the challenges of this special piece.

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Cover into the strenuous briefness [level: Difficult]
Joshua Clausen
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 632 | duration: 5:05 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
Young Joshua Clausen pulls out all the stops with this his first choral publication. Drama, text painting, and excellent choral writing abound in this piece. For the advanced choir.

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Cover La Otra [level: Medium]
J. Michael Saunders | Jo-Michael Scheibe Choral Series
voicing: SATB | catalog number: SBMP 986 | duration: 4:50 | price: $2.25
accompaniment: piano, cello
Gabriela Mistral’s dynamic, dramatic poem is given WOW treatment. A stunning piece, La Otra (the other woman) is the inner woman, the feeling woman—the one grief stricken by the devastation caused by WWII and the loss of a son. To be sung in Spanish, mature choirs looking for a centerpiece for a concert should look no further.

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Cover Laudetur Jesus Christus [level: Medium]
Jiri Teml
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 351 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
Czech composer Teml, already known by many for his AVE, builds this song of praise to a huge, dramatic climax. A wonderful piece for the big choir.


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Cover Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence [level: Difficult]
arr. Terry Schlenker | Donald Brinegar Choral Series
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 608 | duration: 4:30 | price: $1.85
accompaniment: a cappella
A spectacular, beautiful setting of this French tune; for the advanced choir.

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Like Barley Bending
[level: Difficult]
Daniel Brinsmead | Jo-Michael Scheibe Choral Series
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 1212 | duration: 5:40 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: violin
Sara Teasdale’s poem of hope comes to sparkling life in this dramatic setting. The violin plaintively illuminates the quieter moments and adds intensity to the more explosive ones. Another extraordinary composition from this young Aussie composer.

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Locus iste
[level: Medium]
Daniel Brinsmead | Jo-Michael Scheibe Choral Series
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 1102 | duration: 4:20 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
Hauntingly beautiful, rich harmonies and arching melodies bring great color and drama to this Latin text.

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Cover love is [level: Difficult]
David Dickau | Jo-Michael Scheibe Choral Series
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 714 | duration: 5:00 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: violin
With a text by E.E. Cummings, an eloquent violin accompaniment, and colorful choral writing, this piece has great artistic merit.

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Cover Lux aeterna [level: Difficult]
David Dickau | Jo-Michael Scheibe Choral Series
voicing: SATB div./sop. solo | catalog number: SBMP 713 | duration: 5:00 | price: $2.10
accompaniment: a cappella
A bigger than life piece, two texts join to create a dramatic statement. Poet Michael Dennis Browne’s WE CALL THEM BLESSED provides the lyric for a soaring soprano solo that rides above the traditional LUX AETERNA underlay of the choir.

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Cover O magnum mysterium [level: Difficult]
Mikael Carlsson
voicing: SATB div. | catalog number: SBMP 1032 | duration: 4:40 | price: $1.95
accompaniment: a cappella
The Swedish composer brings great mystery and drama to his setting with a colorful harmonic palette, a wide range of dynamics, and soaring melodies. This piece is best described as “Wow.” It is highly recommended for the mature choir and for a favorable acoustic setting.

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