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More I Cannot Wish You

(from Guys and Dolls)

By Frank Loesser

Choral (SATB a cappella)
(from Guys and Dolls). Composed by Frank Loesser. Arranged by Phil Mattson. Hal Leonard Choral. 8 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.8602192).

Item Number: HL.8602192

6.75x10.5 inches.

From Frank Loesser's incomparable Guys and Dolls, this gorgeous ballad is set in a stunning a cappella arrangement by the noted jazz educator and arranger Phil Mattson. Available: SATB a cappella, SSAA a cappella. Performance Time: Approx. 3:00.

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  • 4

    Jeffrey Garrett
    North Manchester, IN
    Difficulty Level:
    Early intermediate
  • 2000-06-09 00:00:00.0 "More" Adds Softness to Raucus "Dolls"

    "More I Cannot Wish You" almost seems out of place in this rollicking musical about New York and Gamblers in the 1940s. Understanding the original plans behind the musical, however,explains this lilting little ditty. Originally, the idea was for a moving romantic play more like South Pacific. This sweet...

    song expresses the love of an older and wiser man to his younger coworker -- a deeply religious woman who has fallen in love with a gambler. Through this song, he tries to help her understand that love is just as important to her work and happiness as service.

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