Category:   HIGH SCHOOL CHOIRS
Composer:   Giovanni Gastoldi
Arranger:   Patrick Liebergen
Publisher:   Shawnee Press
Edition:   MS.A2179
Voicing:   SATB
Setting:   A Cappella

Reviewer:   

Steve Dietz
Alexandria High School 2010
R&R Chair High School Choirs

This Italian madrigal (or for the purists – baletto!) has been edited for four voices by Patrick Liebergen. It includes Italian and a singable English text, passages of expressive nuance, and a buoyant “Fa-la-la” refrain. This would be a great way to introduce a young singer to madrigal style.