Beale & Milloy: Popular Voiceworks (Book & CD)


Catalogue No: 9780193435568
Shop Product Code: 214852M

Status: Usually despatched within 24 - 48 hours

Subtitle: 28 Songs in Jazz, Gospel, R&B, Soul, and Show Styles

Series: Voiceworks

Department: Vocal & Opera - Vocal Collections

Publisher: Oxford University Press

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Popular Voiceworks is a fabulous collection of songs in a wide range of popular styles, in the highly practical Voiceworks format. Ranging from simple unison melodies to four-part 'showstoppers', the songs include arrangements of well-known favourites as well as exciting new pieces. With practical teaching & rehearsal notes, & 2 CDs containing performances & backings, Popular Voiceworks provides all you need to sing with authenticity in popular styles - & have fun doing so!

- 28 fabulous songs from unison to four-part harmony
- Ideal for youth choirs, school groups KS3 upwards, community choirs, and choral groups of all ages and experience
- Opportunities for improvisation throughout
- Vast range of repertoire including jazz, R&B, funk, swing, spiritual, gospel, disco, show, and more
- Brand-new songs and new arrangements of popular favourites
- A complete rehearsal plan for each song, including warm ups and guidance on vocal techniques for singing popular styles
- Stylistic but accessible piano accompaniments
- Photocopiable pages
- CD with complete set of performances and stylish backings for most pieces


Contents and Reviews

Charles Beale and Steve Milloy: Swing Time!
Fred MacDowell, arr. Charles Beale: You gotta move
Trad., arr. Charles Beale: Take me to the water
George Gershwin, arr. Charles Beale: My man's gone now
Curtis Mayfield, arr. Charles Beale: People get ready
Richard Sherman and Robert Sherman, arr. Steve Milloy: Me Ol' Bamboo (2 parts)
Fred Rose and Walter Hirsch, arr. Charles Beale: 'Deed I Do
Music by Charles Beale, words by Steve Milloy: Little One
Music by Steve Milloy, words by John Moysen: Take me to the Funk
Charles Beale: Gitika
Trad. spiritual, arr. Steve Milloy: This little light of mine
Peter Scholtes, arr. Steve Milloy: They'll Know We Are Christians
Nat King Cole and Irving Mills, arr. Steve Milloy: Straighten Up and Fly Right
Music by Charles Beale and Steve Milloy; words by John Moysen and David Major: I Want Your Love
Steve Milloy: I'm Not Your Pet
Trad., arr. Charles Beale: Silent Night
Steve Milloy: Dancin' Till the Blues Are Gone
Music by Charles Beale, words by John Moysen: Sweet Tea
Charles Beale: Song Without Words
US trad., arr. Charles Beale: He's gone away
Music by Steve Milloy, words by John Moysen: Don't Let the Door Hitcha
David Baerwald, arr. Charles Beale: Come what May
Music by Steve Milloy, words by John Moysen: Pages
William Stevenson, Marvin Gaye, and Ivy Hunter, arr. Charles Beale: Dancing in the Street
Stephen Sondheim, arr. Steve Milloy: Comedy Tonight
Richard Sherman and Robert Sherman, arr. Steve Milloy: Me Ol' Bamboo (SATB)
Cassell Alphonsus, arr. Steve Milloy: Hot Hot Hot!
Music by Steve Milloy, words by John Moysen and David Major: I Will Sing Joy
Irving Mills and Duke Ellington, arr. Charles Beale: It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing