'Tis the Gift to Be Simple by American Shaker Hymn. Arranged by Alice Parker. Choir Secular. Women's Choir. Choral Octavo. Lawson-Gould. Secular. Choral Octavo. 8 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.LG53031).
Alice Parker combines her incredible arranging skill together with her knowledge and understanding of American hymnody to bring us this wonderful setting of the ever-popular Shaker tune.
List/syllabus: TX UIL PML: Vocal, Choral
Alfred offers sophisticated and challenging choral publications in the respected and well-established Lawson-Gould catalog. This series includes arrangements and original choral works by many distinguished composers, such as Robert Shaw, Alice Parker, James Erb, Dave Brubeck, and Robert DeCormier. Select publications will continue to be added to this catalog, as well as new voicings of time-honored favorites.