Over the Rainbow by E. Y. Harburg, music by Harold Arlen. Arranged by Andy Beck. Choir Secular. SATB choir. Choral Octavo. Pop Choral. Movie. 20 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.35626).
Israel Kamakawiwoâ€™oleâ€™s Hawaiian-style "Over the Rainbow" has become a prevalent part of todayâ€™s popular music. Performed in Gleeâ€™s first season finale by Matthew Morrison and Mark Salling, the unique setting has been sung by several American Idol contestants and featured in many TV shows and movies. In this creative arrangement, a divisi choir accompanies the soloist, duet, or small group, performing a cappella or with optional piano, ukulele, or guitar.
List/syllabus: TCDA Reading Session List 2011
A cappella; Recorded Acc. Available.
About Alfred Pop Choral Series
The Alfred Pop Series features outstanding arrangements of songs from the popular music genre. These publications provide exciting, contemporary, and educationally-sound arrangements for singers of all ages, from elementary through high school, to college and adult choirs.