World's Largest Sheet Music Selection

20418010
20418010
20418010

Black is a Cat (2-part)

Digital Sheet Music

By Melanie Guerin

Be the first! Write a Review
https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/black-is-a-cat-2-part-digital-sheet-music/20418010?ac=1&aff_id=50330

Choir, SA - Early Intermediate - Digital Download
Composed by Melanie Guerin. Contemporary Classical, Spiritual, Jazz, Repertoire. Score. 6 pages. Published by Melanie B. Guerin (S0.199491).

Item Number: S0.199491

This piece, originally written for SATB* choir but offered here in a reduced version for two parts, highlights key figures in African-American history, in particular musicians (a play on the jazz slang term "cat"). My hope is that the piece will spark conversations about these important figures among students, teachers, and audience members. Using a work song groove with short overlapping rhythmic motives, the song has limited range and no major technical challenges, but requires rhythmic precision and clear diction.

A separate set of instrumental parts is available (alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, vibraphone, double bass, percussion, and drum set) for the arrangement as heard in audio clip.

*SATB version also available on SheetMusicPlus.com

**All composer royalties from purchases of this sheet music will be donated to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund.

About SMP Press

This product was created by a member of SMP Press, our global community of independent composers, arrangers, and songwriters. Our independent musicians have created unique compositions and arrangements for the Sheet Music Plus community, many of which are not available anywhere else.

Click here to see more titles from these independent creators and to learn more about SMP Press.

Please note this product may not be eligible for all sales, promotions or coupons offered through Sheet Music Plus - please check promotional details for specifics.

About Digital Downloads

Digital Downloads are downloadable sheet music files that can be viewed directly on your computer, tablet or mobile device. Once you download your digital sheet music, you can view and print it at home, school, or anywhere you want to make music, and you don’t have to be connected to the internet. Just purchase, download and play!

PLEASE NOTE: Your Digital Download will have a watermark at the bottom of each page that will include your name, purchase date and number of copies purchased. You are only authorized to print the number of copies that you have purchased. You may not digitally distribute or print more copies than purchased for use (i.e., you may not print or digitally distribute individual copies to friends or students).

Buy Together

$21.00

+

$9.95

Buy both for $30.95

[ { "catalogRefId":"20418010", "quantity":"1" }, { "catalogRefId":"19747510", "quantity":"1" } ]
AddtoCart Digital
19747510
Close X

By signing up you consent with the terms in our Privacy Policy

I am a music teacher.