Over Hill, over Dale by Amy Marcy Beach (1867-1944). For SSAA choir (a cappella). Three Shakespeare Songs, Op. 39, #1. Secular. Medium. Choral octavo. Text language: English. Published by Treble Clef Music Press (TC.TC-104).
With Text language: English. Secular.
Clear-textured settings of the fairies' songs from A Midsummer Night's Dream and The Tempest, these songs are lavishly effective in their text setting, harmony, rhythm, and dynamics. The beauty of sound of women's voices shines through these pieces. First published in 1897. SSAA a cappella; English. Medium difficulty.