Let the Peoples Sing - Vol. 1: Sacred Choral Music of the Caribbean

by Marian Dolan (Editor)

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Release Date: Wednesday, June 19, 2002
Format: Paperback, 52 pages  6.75 x 10 inches
Publisher: Augsburg Fortress
Season/Occasion: General
ISBN: 9780800675394

Description Audio Samples Song List
An exciting new series from the WorldSongs Choral line! Not just arrangements of folk tunes, our new "Let the Peoples Sing" series features sacred choral music by top composers from individual regions of the world. These affordable volumes showcase authentic compositional voices speaking music to anthems, easy to challenging. All suitable in length, instrumentation, and message for use by your choir in your weekly worship.

With this first collection Marian Dolan presents sacred music by Caribbean composers. Background and explanatory notes in the volume offers tips on performance style, how to sing these pieces in unison or with reduced choral forces, how to add percussion instruments, and alternate instrumentation (including a capella).