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  World music arrangements
27 titles

1.   Around the World in 80 Seconds gif
  Diverse pdf
  SSAA with solos midi
  Level IV
Six short fragments from six continents
2.   Black is the Color H gif
  Volksmuziek pdf
  SSAA midi
  Level III
A nice sounding, open arrangement of this well-known Scottish folk song
3.   Bottom gif
  Zap Mama pdf
  SSAA with solo | SATB with solo | SSAB with solo | TTB with solo midi
  Level I mp3
The earth is going down the drain, but no one seems to notice
4.   Cantus Inaequalis gif
  Adiemus pdf
  SSA with accompaniment | SSATB | SSATTB | SATTB | SSAA midi
  Level III
A lyrical piece taken from the first cd of Adiemus, in five-four time
5.   Empire State of Mind gif
  Alicia Keys pdf
  SSAA | SSAB midi
  Level III
A world music arrangement, with “America” from “The West Side Story” as an inspiration
6.   Get Away, Jordan gif
  Take 6 pdf
  SSATTB | SSATB with piano | SATTB with piano | SATTB with double bass midi
  Level V
One of the most impressive pieces by Take 6, from their debut album
7.   Halah gif
  Avishai Cohen pdf
  SSAA with solos | SATB with solos midi
  Level III
Avishai Cohen combines Eastern melodies with Western harmonies
8.   Hov Arek gif
  Lena Chamamyan pdf
  SSAA with mezzo-soprano solo | SSAB with mezzo-soprano solo midi
  Level III
An old Armenian song, embellished with beautiful jazzy chords
9.   Käppee gif
  Värttinä pdf
  SSAA | SSA midi
  Level III
A fierce Finnish song about the meddling women from the village
10.   Kothbiro gif
  Ayub Ogada pdf
  SSAA with alto solo | SSAB with alto solo midi
  Level III
A tranquil African song, used in the film “The Constant Gardener”
11.   M’fhearann Saidhbhir gif
  Julia Fowlis pdf
  SSAA with mezzo-soprano solo midi
  Level IV
A Schottish folk song, completed with a viruozo solo from another Schottish song
12.   Makom Lideaga gif
  Noa pdf
  SSAA | SATB midi
  Level III
A Hebrew song, among others performed by Noa
13.   Mere Words gif
  Bobby McFerrin pdf
  SSATTB | SSSAAA | SSAATB midi
  Level IV
Bobby McFerrin thinks that this song actually doesn’t describe good enough the beauty of his love
14.   Mishaela gif
  Noa pdf
  SSAA with alto solo midi
  Level II
A lyrical, Hebrew song of Israeli Noa
15.   Morenika gif
  Avishai Cohen pdf
  SSAA midi
  Level III
A nice slightly jazzy arrangement of this Spanish folk song, using varying time signatures
16.   Nyfallith Regn gif
  Asgeir Trausti pdf
  SSSAAA
  Level IV
A song in the less common 7/4 time by this mysterious singer from Iceland
17.   O Sifuni Mungu gif
  First Call pdf
  SSAA with soprano solo midi
  Level II
A well-known African arrangement, rearranged for SSAA
18.   On Children E gif
  Sweet Honey in the Rock pdf
  SSAA midi
  Level III mp3
A text by the Eastern philopher Kahlil Gibran set to music
19.   Plenty Good Room gif
  Kirby Shaw pdf
  SSAB with solos midi
  Level III
A catchy gospel by Kirby Shaw rearranged for mixed voices
20.   Prayer to the One gif
  Sweet Honey in the Rock pdf
  SSAA with alto solo | SSAB with alto solo midi
  Level I
A semi religious piece by the Sweet Honey in the Rock, a world music group from the States
21.   Shir Preda gif
  Avishai Cohen pdf
  SSAA with mezzo-soprano solo midi
  Level IV
A beautiful Hebrew song, in a time signature which is hard to grasp
22.   Thousand Ways gif
  Zap Mama pdf
  SSAA with mezzo-soprano solo | SSAB with mezzo-soprano solo midi
  Level II
A bold soul piece in which Marie Doulne sings about the variety of people
23.   Varvindar Friska gif
  Sissel Kyrkjebø pdf
  SSA midi
  Level III
A traditional Swedish song in a jazzy arrangement
24.   Vie en Rose, La gif
  Edith Piaf pdf
  SSAA | SSAB | SATB midi
  Level III mp3
Edith Piaf is in love, arranged in a bossa nova-style
25.   Wade in the Water gif
  Eva Cassidy pdf
  SSSAAA with soprano solo midi
  Level III
Eva Cassidy’s version of this spiritual
26.   Wah Jhi Le Yihm gif
  Ulali pdf
  SSSAA with solos midi
  Level IV
A native American song, used in the 1998 movie “Smoke signals”
27.   Wayfaring Stranger gif
  Volksmuziek pdf
  SSAA with solos midi
  Level III
A work song which starts in a traditional way and ends in a modern way
 
E These arrangements are published by Edition Molenaar  
H These arrangements are published by Humm A Cappella