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49th Season – I Hear America Singing

April 28 and 30, 2017

An Appalachian Spring

We’re Going to Sing

I Hear America Singing                                                                                                     Andre’ J. Thomas

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nlNwPBaCNDo

A Stephen Foster Medley                                                                  Stephen Foster/arr. Jon Washburn

http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/a-stephen-foster-medley-sheet-music/7535560

Do Lord, Remember Me                                                                                                 arr. Moses Hogan

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nzhx8N3Zi1A

Sing of Truth

In the Beginning                                                                                                                    Aaron Copland

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xPsd_8lnXbM

Sing of America

**Note-the youtube address directly below is a complete performance of Old American Songs by the Vanderbilt University Chorus and Orchestra. The other youtube examples are individual

performances of each song. Each listening sample has its own musical strengths.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Fi57xTQl2U

Old American Songs – First Set                                                                                                 arr. Aaron Copland

               https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sawhnz6zJk0

               1. Boatmen’s Dance (0:00) – starting cue

              

               2. The Dodger (3:20) – starting cue

 

               3. Long Time Ago (5:50) – starting cue

 

               https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qG8kUhypXvE

              

4. Simple Gifts (0:00) – starting cue

 

               5. I Bought Me a Cat (1:40) – starting cue

Old American Songs – Second Set

               1. The Little Horses (13:35) – starting cue

                              https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Fi57xTQl2U

 

               2. Zion’s Wall

                              https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KRMl9M_Todg

 

               3. The Golden Willow Tree

                              https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kMvyeFpOJJ0

                             

               4. At the River

                              https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-q5xk763__o

               5. Ching-a-ring Chaw

                              https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uTZLoeHubWo

                             

Encore – An American Celebration – arr. Ed Lojeski

                              (no suitable example available)

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