Madrigals for Treble Voices (SSA & SSAA). Edited by & arr. Don Malin. Choral Collection. Madrigal. Book. 44 pages. Published by Alfred Music Publishing (AP.64355).
ISBN 0769243908. Madrigal.
This collection attempts to provide repertoire for treble-voice groups who desire to sing madrigals. Although a great wealth of madrigal literature exists for mixed voices, some attention has therefore been given to the text of each selection in order to make it more appropriate for feminine choruses. Titles include: It Was a Lover and His Lass * Let All Who Sing Be Merry * Maidens Fair of Mantua's City * The Messenger of Love * Now Is the Month of Maying * The Silver Swan and more.
List/syllabus: TX UIL PML: Vocal, Choral.
March 22, 2007
very useful book
I sing in a small a cappella group with three other women, and we are always looking for pieces. This book contains "compressed" versions of classic madrigals written for more voices, in a wider range. Although the peces are altered from their original versions, we are finding them fun to...
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