'Cross the Wide Missouri (Shenandoah / The Water Is Wide). Composed by Don Besig and Nancy Price. Choir Secular. For Opt. Flute (3-Part Mixed Choir (SAB)). Choral Octavo. Choral Designs. Folk; Secular. Choral Octavo. 12 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.4753).
What a wonderful pairing of two best-loved folk songs: Shenandoah and The Water is Wide. The fluid vocal lines will develop your choir's tone and control. Add the flowing piano accompaniment and the optional flute obbligato, and the result is a choral masterpiece from Don Besig and Nancy Price.
List/syllabus: Pennsylvania MEA 2011
Inst. Parts Available (choral).
About Alfred Choral Designs
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.