Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Other Stanton's Categories
 
Jazz Songs of Innocence
Add to Wishlist

Jazz Songs of Innocence

Sheet Music
Voicing/Format SSA
Composer Chilcott, Bob
Publisher Oxford University Press Inc

Price: $10.25

Catalog #X381568

UPC code: 9780193381568

Unavailable for Digital Delivery
Preview Score:Video:

This vibrant collection presents five jazzy settings of poems from William Blake's Songs of Innocence. Chilcott challenges the expectation of the listener by setting each classic text in a different jazz-inspired style-from the laid-back swing of 'The Echoing Green' and ballad-like setting of 'The Lamb' to a lilting jazz waltz, 'The Little Boy Lost/The Little Boy Found'. The voices are underpinned by a stylistic piano part, which may be played as written or serve as a guide, and a part for bass and drum kit is available separately for jazz trio accompaniment. Ideal for performance individually or as a suite, these innovative songs will make a colourful addition to any concert programme.

Today's News
  • Why FJH Masters Style

    Why FJH Masters Style

    by Ken Tilger, Band Education Specialist – In my previous post I featured a number of new titles perfect for teaching style to middle school band. One of those titles, Klezmer Clarinets by Timothy Loest, is published by FJH Music... Read More ›

  • Lights!

    Lights!

    Do you need help creating exciting choreography for your choir? If so, you’ll want to join the thousands of choral directors across the country that have discovered Alfred Publishing’s popular movement DVDs! Featuring the creative talents of Sally K. Albrecht,... Read More ›

Visit Jukebox

Stanton's Jukebox is a specialized "wish list" that allows directors to research purchases, arrange concert programs, create personalized URLs, compare scores study and forward playlists to your students.