Homeward Bound composed by Marta Keen. Arranged by Jay Althouse. Choir Secular. 3-Part Mixed Choir (SAB). Choral Octavo. Choral Designs. Secular. Choral Octavo. 8 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.16209).
"Homeward Bound" is one of the most popular and widely-performed contemporary choral pieces. This heartfelt piece is elegant in its simplicity and has touched thousands of musicians and their audiences with its warmth and sincerity. Additionally, it has become the anthem for many soldiers returning home. Create a stirring moment for combined band and choir using this exquisite new setting for concert band. Also available for SATB (00-7845), SSA (00-7846), 2-Part (00-35647), TBB (00-20098), and Concert Band (00-31719). Featured on PianoTrax 3 Accompaniment CD (#00-34744).
List/syllabus: Pennsylvania MEA 2011.
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.