American Mass by Ron Kean. For Choral (SSA). Pavane Choral. 44 pages. Pavane Publishing #P3010. Published by Pavane Publishing (HL.8301908).
Now available for SSA voices, this marvelous work was released a few years ago to great acclaim and remains popular. Fully orchestrated in 4 distinctive movements, this “missa brevis” tastefully weaves American folk songs, spirituals and hymns into a liturgical fabric. May be performed with piano, chamber orchestra or full orchestra.
Location: from Eugene, OR.
January 31, 2013
Utterly Exhiliarating to Sing
A weaving of the Latin mass with old American spirituals. Beautiful, challenging and a blast to sing for our adult SSAA choir. The audience loved it as well. This was a departure for us from the Mozart/Schubert masses we have done in the last 2 years, and we loved it....