What the World Needs Now Is Love by Burt Bacharach. Arranged by Roger Emerson. For Choral (ShowTrax CD). Jazz Chorals. CD only. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.8750851).
One of the most loved hits of the sixties, this song by Burt Bacharach and Hal David continues in popularity with audiences worldwide! Opening with a soulful soprano sax, this setting moves into a jazz waltz and then a driving 4/4 groove, returning to the jazz waltz for the final vocal build on the lyric: “for everyone!” A fantastic concert closer! Available separately: SATB, SAB, 2-Part, ShowTrax CD. Combo parts available as a digital download (ssx, tpt 1-2, tsx, tbn, gtr, b, dm). Duration: ca. 3:10.