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SAB Home on the Range

I'm looking for a very simple SAB arrangement (ideally a capella) of Home on the Range for a beginning high school chorus with only a small boys section.  The drama society (which I'm not in charge of) wants to have the chorus (which I am in charge of) appear in a play they're doing (You're a Good Man Charlie Brown), so I don't want anything with a lot of fuss.
I'd love to find something free (surely this must be in the public domain?), but wouldn't mind something in a collection of classic American songs that I then have as a reference for later.
Thanks for any leads.  I always feel like this is the kind of thing everyone knows how to find but me.
Jessica Bowen
AMSA Charter School
Marlborough, MA
on February 7, 2014 3:08am
Hi Jessica - no luck finding one (though there is apparently one by Jay Althouse that's out of print) but I've printed off the sheet music and will have a go over the next few days. I usually make my arrangements free for non-profit use, especially simpler ones. I'll send you a message if I find time to get it done. When do you need it for?
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on February 8, 2014 6:26am
Hi Jessica - I've got the notes sorted, but can you let me know which version of the lyrics you want? I see at least three different ones here:
I'm guessing the verse "The red man was pressed from this part of the West, He's likely no more to return, To the banks of Red River where seldom if ever Their flickering camp-fires burn" is no longer welcome.
Apart from that dubious verse, this seems to be the best version:
Input from others on your preferred version is also encouraged!
I'll upload it here once I've got the right lyrics.
on February 11, 2014 11:25am
Dear Jessica,
Arrangement complete! Hope this does the trick for your choir:
There are a few accidentals in there which make it a little more fun, but if your choir can't manage accidentals then it'll sound fine without them.
Tried to fit three verses worth of lyrics on, but it just looked too messy, so the third verse is given in plain text at the end. Others can be added as required.
Feedback from anybody welcome.
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