Farewell to Nova Scotia
SSA Choir, Piano
Composed by Anon. Arranged by Tony Dunn. Secular. Piano/Vocal Score. Composed 2009. 20 pages. Duration 4:00. Published by Lighthouse Music Publications (LH.LMP-C0905).
Item Number: LH.LMP-C0905
7.25 x 10.25 inches. Text: Anonymous.
This well-known Maritime "classic" captures the upbeat spirit of the Canadian East coast folk song. Some of the original melody was reinterpreted to accommodate the vibrant text, which includes some minor mode, a brief shift in meter, a slow introduction, and some vocal ornamentation.