Rise! Shine! For Your Light is A-Comin'! arranged by Larry Shackley. For SATB choir. Blues-Gospel-Spirituals, Encouragement, Eternal Life, Jazz/SwingStyle, Promise, Spiritual, General, Sacred. Octavo. 12 pages. Published by Hope Publishing Company (HP.C5227).
From the opening bars of the Joplin-esque piano introduction, this traditional spiritual in the style of a "rag" is full of fresh ideas. Sure to be great fun for both church and school choirs. The Rehearsal/Performance CD includes the piano accompaniment in both conventional and "honky-tonk" versions.