On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe
Choir Secular (3-Part Mixed Choir (SAB))
Composed by Harry Warren, lyrics by Johnny Mercer. Arranged by Jay Althouse. Choral Octavo. Pop Choral. Secular. 16 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.39764).
Item Number: AP.39764
Here's one of the great, swingin' "train songs" from the 1940s. Jay's arrangement features a tight, rhythmic "chug-a, chug-a, oo-woo" section straight from the lyricist Johnny Mercer's own hit recording with The Pied Pipers.
Inst. Parts Available (choral); Recorded Acc. Available.
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The Alfred Pop Series features outstanding arrangements of songs from the popular music genre. These publications provide exciting, contemporary, and educationally-sound arrangements for singers of all ages, from elementary through high school, to college and adult choirs.