Weeping Willow (RTJ-8)
Jazz choir (TTBB choir with piano, bass and drums) - Level 2
Composed by Scott Joplin (1868-1917). Arranged by Ward Swingle. Swingle Singers Series. Octavo. Published by UNC Jazz Press (NC.VJ1371).
Item Number: NC.VJ1371
(Joplin/Isaacs) (Level 2) TTBB, piano, bass and drums. In this arrangement for men's voices, the lyrics tell of a soldier on the front lines during World War I writing a touching letter to his family. The story fits the tender nature of the rag extremely well.