O Occhi Manza Mia (O Eyes of My Beloved). Composed by Orlande De Lassus (1532-1594). Choir Secular. For SSA choir (Women's Choir). Choral Octavo. Choral Designs. Madrigal; Multicultural; Secular. Choral Octavo. 8 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.30920).
With a text in Italian or English, clear choral phrasing, and excellent voice leading, this new voicing of the Renaissance classic is just right for SSA choirs. Informative performance notes and a pronunciation guide help to make this an excellent introduction to madrigal singing.
List/syllabus: TX UIL PML: Vocal, Choral
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The Alfred Choral Designs Series provides student and adult choirs with a variety of secular choral music that is useful, practical, educationally appropriate, and a pleasure to sing. To that end, the Choral Designs series features original works, folk song settings, spiritual arrangements, choral masterworks, and holiday selections suitable for use in concerts, festivals, and contests.