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The Hall Johnson Collection

Over 50 Classic Favorites for Voice and Piano Including a Performance CD

By Anonymous Toy Harper

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Piano, Voice
Over 50 Classic Favorites for Voice and Piano Including a Performance CD. Composed by Anonymous Toy Harper. Edited by Julius Willams. Arranged by Hall (Francis) Johnson. Piano reduction/vocal score. With Standard notation. 208 pages. Published by Carl Fischer (CF.VF5).

Item Number: CF.VF5

ISBN 0825849640. Text: Dwight Strickland, Eugene Thamon Simpson Ed. D., John L. Motley, Oscar O. Cozad, Langston Hughes.

This massive collection of vocal solos from the works of Hall Johnson displays his understanding of the spiritual genre, the human voice, and the tonal, harmonic colors that permeate the depth of the African-American musical experience. More than 50 songs and classic favorites are featured in this compilation, with two performance CDs for reference and stylistic modeling. Titles include: Rise An' Shine; My God Is So High; I Want To Be Ready; Witness; Go Down Moses; Joshua Fit De Battle Of Jericho; Give Me Jesus; His Name So Sweet; Take My Mother Home; John Henry and many, many more. A comprehensive and essential volume for every singer's library.

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  • 5

    Mary Johnston
    Location:
    Englewood, New Jersey
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate/advanced
  • August 06, 2007 Beautiful package of music and CDs

    I was thrilled to receive the CDs and sheet music which are correlated. It's just what you want when you're planning a program and want to know exactly how this music should sound. I received everything quickly and in good order. Would not hesitate to order more and...

    in fact have done so... Mary Johnston

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  • 5

    Cynthia Valentine
    Location:
    University Of North Florida, Jacksonville
    Difficulty Level:
    Advanced
  • May 15, 2007 Great collection of hall Johnson 's music

    This collection is a great access to any University Library or a Singer's Library (I also wish someone would look in to some of his OUT OF PRINT SPIRITUALS AND PUBLISH THEM( such as HOLD ON!!) and more!!! but over all a great collection. Thank you cynthia valentine

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