Over the Rainbow (from the musical The Wizard of Oz)
Choir Secular SoundPax
Composed by Harold Arlen, lyric by E. Y. Harburg. Arranged by Mark Hayes. This edition: SoundPax. Choral Octavo. Pop Choral Series. Broadway; Secular. Instrumental Accompaniment. 29 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.27338).
Item Number: AP.27338
It's one of the most famous and most widely sung songs in the world, and now it's been arranged for choral groups by Mark Hayes. Includes the opening verse ("When all the world is a hopeless jumble...heaven opens a magic lane."), which sets the stage for that famous opening octave in the melody. The piano part couldn't be better, and the voice writing is impeccable. Fully orchestrated SoundTrax/SoundPax are available.
Inst. Parts Available (choral); Recorded Acc. Available.
About Alfred Pop Choral Series
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.