Amani Utupe (Swahili -- Grant Us Peace, Give Us Courage)
Choir Secular (3-Part Mixed Choir (SAB))
Composed by Patsy Ford Simms. Choral Octavo. Choral Designs. Multicultural; Secular. Choral Octavo. 12 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.18695).
Item Number: AP.18695
Here's an African-style piece which includes a combination of English and Swahili text: "As we travel down this weary road, amani utupe na ustawi." Outstanding SoundTrax has an African feel.
Movement and Staging; Recorded Acc. Available.
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The Alfred Choral Designs Series provides student and adult choirs with a variety of secular choral music that is useful, practical, educationally appropriate, and a pleasure to sing. To that end, the Choral Designs series features original works, folk song settings, spiritual arrangements, choral masterworks, and holiday selections suitable for use in concerts, festivals, and contests.