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Title: Adoramus te
 
Sound File: CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment:
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: M. Susan Brown
Cost and Method: 1.00
Link to Purchase Page: note-able@comcast.net
Tags: trebles, Stations of the Cross, SSAA, a cappella
More Info: Written for Stations of the Cross
sound file at www.noteableimpressions.com
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Title: Agnus Dei De Profundis
 
Sound File: CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA with Soprano solo
Accompaniment: String quartet and organ
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Mårten Jansson
Cost and Method: Free - see copyright on homepage
Link to Purchase Page: Mårten Jansson's homepage
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More Info:
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Editor's Note: Silver Platter Award Recipient 1/13/13
 
 
Title: A Rainy Day
 
Sound File: VIRTUAL              
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: A Cappella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Greg Bartholomew
Cost and Method: $1 print yourself or $2.50 hardcopy shipped
Tags: Secular American Poetry Seasonal Fall Winter Weather Rain Kindness Hope Friendship
More Info: A setting of the poem by American poet John Brainard (1796 - 1828); "This piece is full of droplets of song that pool together into harmonic cadences... full of simple and direct music that clearly communicates the spirit of the text" - Jay C. Batzner's review of the premiere performance
 
 
 
Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: Piano
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Sheena C. Phillips
Cost and Method: $1.50 per singer for license to copy from a PDF
Tags: SSAA, winter, solstice, light
More Info: Based on words by 19th century English poet and novelist Dinah Craik, the piece uses unusual vocal harmonies – created by spacing the parts at equal distances from each other – to portray the strange, ghostly, and beauteous light of the aurora borealis.
Other Links: www.sheenaphillips.com
 
 
 
Sound File: CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: Piano
Other Instruments: Brass Quintet
Difficulty: Medium
Composer/Arranger: Lana Mountford
Cost and Method: negotiable - contact composer
Link to Purchase Page: lanamountford (at) comcast.net
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More Info: Recorded by Allegra and the Squalicum High School Women's Choir - Bellingham WA - Ann MacDonald cond.
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Sound File:  CHOIR Part1 CHOIR Part 2
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA brief S1 solo
Accompaniment: high strings - 6 violins 2 violas
Other Instruments: none
Difficulty: Medium Difficult (HS performers can master it)
Composer/Arranger: David Avshalomov
Cost and Method: .pdf masters: P/V $5 - full score $10 - set of parts $12; P/V copies you print from pdf $3 each 
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More Info: Duration 9:00 - Ecstatic - transcendently beautiful -  melodious and harmonically rich setting for older children’s or treble chorus and high strings. Original non-sectarian non-religious poem by the composer on the phenomenon of angelic encounters and the common images of both light and dark angels. Bright start - dark energetic middle - luminous ending. Colorful evocative string scoring. P/V score gives organ reduction
 
 
 
Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: none
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium
Composer/Arranger: Joy F. DeCoursey-Porter
Cost and Method: 1.50 per copy via PDF download
Link to Purchase Page: email
Tags: Christmas, SSAA, a capella, Emmanuel, arrangement, traditional, modern, latin, madrigal
More Info: This madrigal-style piece combines modern harmonies with traditional text and the Latin phrase \\\"Dum Spiro Spero,\\\" meaning \\\"While I breathe, I hope.\\\"
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Sound File: CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: none
Other Instruments: none
Difficulty: Easy
Composer/Arranger: David Avshalomov
Cost and Method: pdf master $2 plus .50/copy. Print copies $1.50 each.
Link to Purchase Page: Composer's website
Tags:
More Info: Fun canonic anniversary toast with barbershop ending, adjustible years.
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Sound File: CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA really SSSAAA
Accompaniment: A Capella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Mårten Jansson
Cost and Method: 57 SEK (about 9 USD) per copy
Link to Purchase Page: Gehrmans Musikförlag
Tags: Winter Christmas Advent
More Info:
Other Links: Mårten Jansson's homepage
Editor's Note: Silver Platter Award Winner 9/15/13
 
 
 
Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: a cappella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Joy DeCoursey-Porter
Cost and Method: 1.50 per copy via PDF
Link to Purchase Page: email
Tags: sacred, SSAA, women, Psalm, Psalm 121, uplifting, encouragement, peace, strength, rich harmonies, lush, folk
More Info:
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Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment:
Other Instruments: Trumpet
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Joy DeCoursey-Porter
Cost and Method: 1.50
Link to Purchase Page: email
Tags: Lord, Psalm 51, uplifting, uplift, encouragement, memorial, wedding, comfort, funeral, benediction, peace,
More Info: A short, regal trumpet solo line launches the main winding theme of this sweeping and harmonically intricate piece. Full of encouragement, peace and musical drama.
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Title: Martes

 
Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: a cappella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Joseph Gregorio
Cost and Method: $1.75 per copy (printed by buyer from licensed .pdf; minimum purchase 10 copies) | $3.50 per copy plus shipping (hard copies)
Link to Purchase Page: Areté Music Imprints
Tags: ssaa spanish acappella a cappella women's joseph gregorio
More Info: This piece makes a fantastic concert opener or closer. The music depicts the silliness of the speaker’s superstition through ostinati, syncopations, sudden changes of dynamics and mode, and meter changes, building to a fervid finish.
Other Links: Joseph Gregorio Music
 
 
 
Sound File: CHOIR (SATB version)
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: a cappella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium
Composer/Arranger: Jakub Neske
Cost and Method: I decided to share my scores with you here. However, if you like my music I would highly appreciate if you could donate me:
Link to Purchase Page: http://j.neske.eu
Tags: different, speach, vocable
More Info: This piece was awarded by Maestro Ennio Morricone in the 1st International Competition of Choral Composition. Florence, Italy 2014. 
 
 
 
Sound File:  CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA with divisi
Accompaniment: A Cappella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Kurt P Erickson
Cost and Method:  $2.25
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More Info:  Commissioned Premiered and recorded by the San Francisco Girls Chorus with Artistic Director Susan McMane for a performance at Davies Symphony Hall (SF, CA)
Other Links:  www.kurterickson.com
Editor's Note:  Silver Platter Award Winner 3/1/12
 
 
 
Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA Oseh Shalom is a semi-call-and-response piece for two antiphonal choirs, SSAA.
Accompaniment: Piano
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium
Composer/Arranger: Mike O'Mara
Cost and Method: $1.00 per copy made by composer or $20.00 to license for one choir performance (no limit on copies)
Link to Purchase Page: Self-published; contact Mike at mrmikeomara@gmail.com
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More Info: Appropriate for high school, college, community choir or church/synagogue use.
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Sound File:  CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing:  SSAA
Accompaniment: A cappella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium difficult
Composer/Arranger: Karen P. Thomas
Cost and Method: $1.50 per copy – PDF download
Link to Purchase Page: Email to karen@karenpthomas.com
Tags: soar earth Hildegard circle wisdom life energy nature mystical light
More Info: Motet with shimmering harmonies and cascading polyphonic lines, on a text by Hildegard von Bingen
 
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Sound File: CHOIR              
ScorePDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: Piano
Other Instruments: Piccolo
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Lana Mountford
Cost and Method: negotiable - contact composer
Link to Purchase Page: lanamountford (at) comcast.net
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More Info: traditional Irish tune by Percy French. Recorded by Seattle Pacific University Women's Choir - Seattle WA - Lana Mountford cond.
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Sound File: CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: piano
Other Instruments: none
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Brian Holmes
Cost and Method: $1.25 per copy made by buyer from pdf.
Link to Purchase Page: from composer
Tags: humorous (indeed, silly), polyphonic
More Info: Commissioned by Patty Hennings and the Peninsula Women's Chorus. Based on a poem written by an elementary school student.
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Sound File: CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA also available as SATB
Accompaniment: piano (or handbells)
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Easy
Composer/Arranger: Stuart Scott
Cost and Method: site license is $30.00
Link to Purchase Page: Stuart Scott
Tags: Robert Burns
More Info: A setting of Robert Burns' poem of the same title.
 
 
Title: Remember
 
Sound File: CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: piano
Other Instruments: none
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Brad Burrill
Cost and Method: $1.75 per copy license to copy from pdf download
Link to Purchase Page: email: brad(a)bradburrill.com
Tags: Christina Georgina Rossetti secular remember me sentimental nostalgia SSAA SSA women’s
More Info: text is from Christina Georgina Rossetti (1830-1894)
Other Links: www.bradburrill.com
 
 
 
 
Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: a capella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: David Monks
Cost and Method: none
Link to Purchase Page: daemonks1(a)gmail.com
Tags: Salley Gardens Yeats Folksong Arrangement
More Info: The poet Yeats heard a woman singing a not very refined text about the Salley Gardens to the tune 'The Maids of Mourne Shore'. He set the text in a higher poetic language and its success followed.
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Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: Piano
Other Instruments: Celesta and Sleigh Bells
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Rick Bartlett
Cost and Method: contact the composer for scores and pricing
Link to Purchase Page: crickb88(a)cox.net
Tags: snow angels SSAA womens winter holiday Christmas celesta sleigh bells
More Info: This work depicts the wonderment of a snowfall, catching snowflakes on your tongue and making snow angels in the snow. It is a wordless work with fantastic opportunities to add to the creativity of the work. Also scored for piano and sleighbells.
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Editor's Note: Silver Platter Award winner 9/8/13
 
 
 
Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: a cappella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Easy
Composer/Arranger: David Monks
Cost and Method: none
Link to Purchase Page:
Tags: National Anthem, Star Spangled Banner, SSAA
More Info:
Other Links:
 
 
 
Sound File: CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: a cappella
Other Instruments: A keyboard reduction is available and can be used as a light accompaniment if required (as heard in the recording here).
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Chris Hutchings
Cost and Method: £25 for a PDF for infinite copies (printed by buyer) or £1.50 per copy made by composer
Tags: SSAA sacred
More Info: Part of a larger Requiem - see website for details. The rest of the Requiem is for SSAATTBB choir, SATB soli and organ.
Quite tricky, with frequent key shifts and a lot of accidentals.
 
 
Title: Tribute
 
Sound File: None
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: a cappella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Dale Trumbore
Cost and Method: Digital License: $25 for up to 25 copies, $50 for 26-50 copies
Link to Purchase Page: Purchase
Tags: Annie Finch, Emily Dickinson, a cappella, women's chorus
More Info: Tribute (2010) was commissioned by the Orange County Women’s Chorus under the direction of Eliza Rubenstein; this piece sets a text by contemporary poet Annie Finch noting the influence of poet Emily Dickinson on the narrator.
 
 
 
Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA High descant at end
Accompaniment: a capella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Easy
Composer/Arranger: James L. Evans
Cost and Method: $1/copy
Link to Purchase Page:  brewstersdad(a)gmail.com
Tags: sacred acapella
More Info:
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