Why We Sing by Greg Gilpin. For Choral (SATB). Shawnee Press. Choral. 12 pages. Shawnee Press #A2239. Published by Shawnee Press (HL.35025875).
This powerful, original ballad by Greg Gilpin is stunning in lyric and song. A simple unison beginning builds to an ending with full choral presence and moving descant. “A sound of hope, a sound of peace, a sound that celebrates and speaks what we believe ... this is why we sing, why we lift our voice.” This will be your power ballad for the year and with the full orchestration available or CD accompaniment track, your singers and audience will literally be moved to tears. An outstanding choral work! Available separately: SATB, SAB, TBB, SSAA, 2-part, Orchestration, StudioTrax CD.
Location: from Broken Hill Australia
March 24, 2009
The choir loves this piece
Bought this piece to finish the program for our upcoming Gala 75th Anniversary concert. It is a fairly easy arrangement, but the choir just love the melody, the sentiment and the words. I think it will be a great concert closer for us as we celebrate 75 years as a...
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