Sunday, October 04, 2015
Other Stanton's Categories
Jazz Songs of Innocence
Add to Wishlist

Jazz Songs of Innocence

Sheet Music
Voicing/Format SSA
Desc Bc137
Composer Bob Chilcott
Publisher Oxford University Press Inc
Catalog # X381568

Price: $10.25

Unavailable for Digital Delivery
Preview Score:Video:
Jazz Songs of Innocence Composed by Bob Chilcott. For SSA. Published by Oxford University Press Inc. (Catalog # X381568, UPC: 9780193381568)

** Excellence in Choral Literature - 2013 **

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
  • Meet the Stanton’s Team – Karen S.

    Meet the Stanton’s Team – Karen S.

    We’ve written before on the Stanton’s blog about our knowledgeable staff. Now, we’d like to give you a chance to get to know our staff on a more personal level. Over the next several months, we will be having members of... Read More ›

  • Is It Halloween, Already?????

    Is It Halloween, Already?????

    recommended by Barb M., Keyboard and Folk Music Specialist No, it isn’t Halloween, already. It’s just that we musicians need to start practicing before a holiday occurs, so we have to start earlier than everyone else. For music teachers, it’s time to... 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.