Fields of Gold by Eva Cassidy. Arranged by Roger Emerson. SAB. Pop Choral Series. 12 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.8201582).
Based on the achingly beautiful Eva Cassidy recording, this Sting song features a delicate arpeggiated accompaniment and the pure, simple vocal lines in a stunning arrangement by Roger Emerson. Available separately: SATB, SAB, and SSA. ShowTrax CD also available. Performance Time: Approx. 4:15.
Location: from Wellingborough UK
March 5, 2012
Better than the original
This is a good, straightforward arrangement that works very well for SAB. It is less repetitive than Sting's original recording, and the verse which seems to be about sex is omitted, making it entirely suitable for a school choir.
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