Choral, Chorus, Piano (SATB Choir)
CME Conductor's Choice. Composed by Walter Hawkins. Arranged by Paul Read. Boosey and Hawkes Sacred Choral. Choral. Octavo. 12 pages. Boosey & Hawkes #M051466016. Published by Boosey & Hawkes (HL.48004366).
Item Number: HL.48004366
This spiritual begins softly with a soloist (or small ensemble) and continues to crescendo in texture and dynamics, climaxing at the key chane with the addition of a soaring descant. The repetition of the text, I'm goin' up a yonder, helps to amplify the longing to go home.