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Items by Casey Hayes

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Borrowing request: Need a copy of "The Parade of the Teddy Bears" TTBB
Item: "The Parade of the Teddy Bears" for TTBB Composer/Arranger/Edition: Sammy Cahn, JW Bratton arr. Claire Stafford Starting: ASAP For: one week Copies: 1 Willing to rent: Yes  Hello!  I am looking for a copy of the OOP The parade of the teddy bears; four part male voices, T.T.B.B., words...
Community Forum Post: Need a copy of "The Parade of the Teddy Bears" TTBB
Hello!  I am looking for a copy of the OOP The parade of the teddy bears; four part male voices, T.T.B.B., words by Sammy Cahn and Saul Chaplin, music by John W. Bratton, arr. by Claire Stafford.  I am wanting to perform it with my Cincinnati Men's Chorus and am willing to take care of all rig...
Comment: Re: Latin opener for Advanced Men's Chorus
Hello Trent!  Having conducted Men's Choruses for 20 years all over the planet, My favorite "Latin language" openers are:  1.  "Gloria" by Randol Alan Bass - beautiful beyond words. 2.  "Musica" by Brant Adams - powerful and tricky and extremely impactive! published by Santa Barbara Music Publ...
Comment: Re: What is the most perfect piece of choral music ever composed? Opinions, please.
Well, I am EXTREMELY biased, but for me, the Vaughan Williams Serenade to Music would be right up there.  If you do not know this work, run (do NOT walk!) and listen to it.  Stunning.
Comment: Re: Cheap(er) musicals for high school
Hello Arielle! I actually research "public domain" musicals that may be adjusted for use at the high school level.  One of my favorites is "The Pennant" by Oscar J. Lehrer and is up on the Petrucci website for downloading;,_Oscar_J.)  Lots of fun and can...
Comment: Re: Oscar J. Lehrer Works
HI Laura!  Thanks you...yes, I am the one who uploaded all of those scores and parts on Petrucci and am constantly looking for more.  Thank you!   Best, Casey
Forum message: Oscar J. Lehrer Works
Hello!  I am researching the music and life of Oklahoma's first instrumental music educator, Oscar J. Lehrer.  Lehrer's most famous composition was an operetta entitled "The Pennant" as well as several works for the Univ. of Oklahoma band that he conducted.  I am attempting to locate as much of h...
Comment: Re: Witty yet challenging women's piece
Hello Matthew!  You MUST try Eric Lane Barnes' "Caffeine Overload Polka".  MUSE Women's Choir of Cincinnati did this work at the World Choir Games, which they won.  You can find a You Tube performance of them singing it.  To get it, contact Eric Lane Barnes directly at ...
Comment: Re: Seeking Repertoire and Ideas for a program called "A Springtime Journey"
Hi Kathleen! If you are up for a challenge with your group, I would recommend the Glink "Traveling Song".  It can be done in Russian (if you choose the Russian, go to and get the diction CD; well worth the work!) or in English.  The song tells the story of the excitement surr...