Over the Rainbow (from the musical The Wizard of Oz) composed by Harold Arlen and E.Y. "Yip" Harburg. Arranged by Mark Hayes. Choir Secular. 3-Part Mixed Choir (SAB). Choral Octavo. Pop Choral Series. Broadway; Secular. Choral Octavo. 12 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.27334).
It's one of the most famous and most widely sung songs in the world, and now it's been arranged for choral groups by Mark Hayes. Includes the opening verse ("When all the world is a hopeless jumble...heaven opens a magic lane."), which sets the stage for that famous opening octave in the melody. The piano part couldn't be better, and the voice writing is impeccable. Fully orchestrated SoundTrax/SoundPax are available.
Inst. Parts Available (choral); 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.