Singing in the African American Tradition - Volume 1

taught by Ysaye Barnwell with George Brandon
sku: 49-740112
Book/4 CD pack. Anyone who loves to sing will be thrilled by the material on these four CDs! A founding member of Sweet Honey in the Rock teaches multiple part-singing - melodies, harmonies, rhythms and counter-melodies - to more than 20 inspiring songs: African chants, spirituals, gospel songs and anthems of the American Civil Rights and African freedom movements. Includes historical data and is perfect for individuals, choirs, church, camp and community groups who want to participate in this uplifting singing tradition. All levels. 36 pp.   More Details...
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  • Chant To Elegba
  • Somagwaza
  • Wade In The Water
  • I Wanna Die Easy When I Die
  • Motherless Child
  • Soon I Will Be Done
  • Steal Away
  • Balm In Gilead
  • Sheep, Sheep
  • The Lord Is My Shepherd
  • I'll Fly Away
  • Swing Down Chariot
  • The Storm Is Passing Over
  • Amazing Grace
  • Leaning On The Everlasting Arms
  • We're Marching To Zion
  • I Feel Like Going On
  • We're Marching On To Freedom Land
  • Dog, Dog
  • Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me 'Round
  • Babethandaza
  • Senzenina
  • Iza Kunyathel'i Africa
  • Woyaya
  • The Freedom Tide Is Rising