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15 American Art Songs - High Voice - Book/CD

High Voice

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Voice, Piano Accompaniment - Difficulty: medium
High Voice. Vocal Collection. Piece for the NFMC Vocal event with the National Federation of Music Clubs (NFMC) Festivals Bulletin 2008-2009-2010. Vocal Standards, 20th Century and Play Along. Piano/vocal and accompaniment CD. Vocal melody, lyrics and piano accompaniment. 48 pages. Published by G. Schirmer (HL.50482645).

Item Number: HL.50482645
ISBN 0793562503. With vocal melody, lyrics and piano accompaniment. Vocal Standards, 20th Century and Play Along. 9x12 inches.

An excellent selection of art songs for student singers, including songs by Barber, Chanler, Duke, Ives, Niles, Rich, Schuman, and more. With access to recorded piano accompaniments online, for download or streaming.

Catherine Bringerud, pianist.

Contents: American Lullaby (Rich) • Cabin (Bowles) • The Crucifixion (Barber) • The Daisies (Barber) • Do Not Go, My Love (Hageman) • Heavenly Grass (Bowles) • The Lamb (Chanler) • The Lass from the Low Countree (Niles) • Loveliest of Trees (Duke) • The Monk and His Cat (Barber) • Orpheus with His Lute (Schuman) • Serenity (Ives) • Sure on Ths Shining Night (Barber) • This Little Rose (Roy) • When I Have Sung My Songs (Charles).

  • American Lullaby  Composed by Gladys Rich
  • Do Not Go, My Love  Composed by Richard Hageman
  • The Lamb   Composed by Theodore Chanler
  • The Lass from the Low Countree  Composed by John Jacob Niles
  • Loveliest of Trees  Composed by John Duke
  • Orpheus With His Lute  Composed by William Schuman
  • Sure On Ths Shining Night  Composed by Samuel Barber
  • This Little Rose  Composed by William Roy
  • When I Have Sung My Songs  Composed by Ernest Charles
  • The Crucifixion  Composed by Samuel Barber
  • Monk & His Cat, The  Composed by Samuel Barber
  • The Daisies  Composed by Samuel Barber
  • Cabin  Composed by Paul Bowles
  • Heavenly Grass  Composed by Paul Bowles
  • Serenity  Composed by Charles Ives
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 1

    Location:
    jackson , MI
    Difficulty Level:
    Beginner
  • February 11, 2012 art songs in english

    most of these songs reak. I only get the book because the MSVMA think they know it all and use music that can only be sung at their events. No place else wants anything to do with these little ditties

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  • 5

    Location:
    England, UK
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate/advanced
  • September 05, 2007 Lovely American Songs

    Received the book very promptly and exactly as I ordered. These are very beautiful songs by American composers, and not too technically difficult - although subtle nuances are necessary. The accompanying CD is most useful.

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  • 4

    Location:
    PA
    Difficulty Level:
    Early intermediate
  • June 21, 2007 interesting song selection

    This book definately had many songs I have not seen in other books, I would reccomend this for a teaching tool of american art songs. The CD is nice as well.

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  • 5

    Location:
    Lafayette, IN
    Difficulty Level:
    Not sure
  • October 24, 2006 An excellent collection of songs.

    I am a reasonably accomplished classical pianist. I was asked to accompany a singer for 4 of the 15 songs in this book, and I was immediately struck by the beauty of the melodies and the subtlety and complexity of the piano parts. The lyrics themselves are poems in their...

    own right, which I find moving (and sometimes ironic). This is good music and definitely worth investing in!

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