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Voicings: SATB

Publisher: Kjos Music 8937

Publication Year: 2000

 

I wrote this arrangement for Las Cantantes, a fine women’s vocal ensemble at the University of New Mexico, and later made this SATB setting for church choir. It uses the words of the old spiritual – the melody has been rather freely altered and modified. Starts with a slow introduction and then launches into an up-tempo gospel anthem. Optional hand claps and ad lib vocal solo. A rousing concert-closer.