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Au clair de la lune – #6 from “A Cappella Songs for Treble Chorus”

Category:   ETHNIC MUSIC
Composer:   
Arranger:   Emily Crocker and John Leavitt
Publisher:   Hal Leonard
Edition:   08740050
Voicing:   SSA
Setting:   Accompanied

Reviewer:   

Martha Coventry Graber
St. Paul Central High School 2011
R&R Chair Ethnic Music

I pulled this piece out for the second time for a small women’s group. It is a lovely setting of a […]

October 24th, 2012|Categories: ETHNIC MUSIC|Tags: |Comments Off on Au clair de la lune – #6 from “A Cappella Songs for Treble Chorus”

Allons, Gay Bergeres – Come, Ye Joyful Shepherds

Category:   HIGH SCHOOL CHOIRS
Composer:   Guillaume Costeley
Arranger:   Edited by Emily Crocker
Publisher:   Hal Leonard
Edition:   HL 08596734
Voicing:   SATB
Setting:   A Cappella

Reviewer:   

Paula Holmberg
Minnetonka High School 2004
R&R Chair High School Choirs

One of over 100 chansons composed by the French composer Costeley, this Christmas piece would be a delightful selection for […]

October 2nd, 2012|Categories: HIGH SCHOOL CHOIRS|Tags: |Comments Off on Allons, Gay Bergeres – Come, Ye Joyful Shepherds

Ah! Si Mon Moine Voulait Danser

Category:   SSAA CHOIRS
Composer:   
Arranger:   Donald Patriquin
Publisher:   earthsongs
Edition:   W-07c
Voicing:   SSA
Setting:   Accompanied

Reviewer:   

Cynthia Cooper
Hastings High School 1996
R&R Chair SSAA Choirs

From Six Songs of Early Canada. Based on a delightful French text, the song is defined by its lively rhythms. Optional percussion instrumentation enhances the piece.

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November 13th, 2011|Categories: SSAA CHOIRS|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Ah! Si Mon Moine Voulait Danser

A la Claire Fontaine

Category:   HIGH SCHOOL CHOIRS
Composer:   
Arranger:   Walter May
Publisher:   Twin Elm Publisher
Edition:   
Voicing:   SATB
Setting:   A Cappella

Reviewer:   

Robert Sieving
Apollo High School, St. Cloud MN (1994-95)
R&R Chair High School Choirs

This is a fine example of the many beautiful French Canadian folk song arrangements that have become available in the […]

October 31st, 2011|Categories: HIGH SCHOOL CHOIRS|Tags: