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Title: Adoramus te
 
Sound File: CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment:
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: M. Susan Brown
Cost and Method: 1.00
Link to Purchase Page: note-able@comcast.net
Tags: trebles, Stations of the Cross, SSAA, a cappella
More Info: Written for Stations of the Cross
sound file at www.noteableimpressions.com
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Title: Agnus Dei De Profundis
 
Sound File: CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA with Soprano solo
Accompaniment: String quartet and organ
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Mårten Jansson
Cost and Method: Free - see copyright on homepage
Link to Purchase Page: Mårten Jansson's homepage
Tags:
More Info:
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Editor's Note: Silver Platter Award Recipient 1/13/13
 
 
Title: A Rainy Day
 
Sound File: VIRTUAL              
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: A Cappella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Greg Bartholomew
Cost and Method: $1 print yourself or $2.50 hardcopy shipped
Tags: Secular American Poetry Seasonal Fall Winter Weather Rain Kindness Hope Friendship
More Info: A setting of the poem by American poet John Brainard (1796 - 1828); "This piece is full of droplets of song that pool together into harmonic cadences... full of simple and direct music that clearly communicates the spirit of the text" - Jay C. Batzner's review of the premiere performance
 
 
 
Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: Piano
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Sheena C. Phillips
Cost and Method: $1.50 per singer for license to copy from a PDF
Tags: SSAA, winter, solstice, light
More Info: Based on words by 19th century English poet and novelist Dinah Craik, the piece uses unusual vocal harmonies – created by spacing the parts at equal distances from each other – to portray the strange, ghostly, and beauteous light of the aurora borealis.
Other Links: www.sheenaphillips.com
 
 
 
Sound File: CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: Piano
Other Instruments: Brass Quintet
Difficulty: Medium
Composer/Arranger: Lana Mountford
Cost and Method: negotiable - contact composer
Link to Purchase Page: lanamountford (at) comcast.net
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More Info: Recorded by Allegra and the Squalicum High School Women's Choir - Bellingham WA - Ann MacDonald cond.
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Sound File:  CHOIR Part1 CHOIR Part 2
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA brief S1 solo
Accompaniment: high strings - 6 violins 2 violas
Other Instruments: none
Difficulty: Medium Difficult (HS performers can master it)
Composer/Arranger: David Avshalomov
Cost and Method: .pdf masters: P/V $5 - full score $10 - set of parts $12; P/V copies you print from pdf $3 each 
Tags:
More Info: Duration 9:00 - Ecstatic - transcendently beautiful -  melodious and harmonically rich setting for older children’s or treble chorus and high strings. Original non-sectarian non-religious poem by the composer on the phenomenon of angelic encounters and the common images of both light and dark angels. Bright start - dark energetic middle - luminous ending. Colorful evocative string scoring. P/V score gives organ reduction
 
 
 
Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: none
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium
Composer/Arranger: Joy F. DeCoursey-Porter
Cost and Method: 1.50 per copy via PDF download
Link to Purchase Page: email
Tags: Christmas, SSAA, a capella, Emmanuel, arrangement, traditional, modern, latin, madrigal
More Info: This madrigal-style piece combines modern harmonies with traditional text and the Latin phrase \\\"Dum Spiro Spero,\\\" meaning \\\"While I breathe, I hope.\\\"
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Sound File: CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: none
Other Instruments: none
Difficulty: Easy
Composer/Arranger: David Avshalomov
Cost and Method: pdf master $2 plus .50/copy. Print copies $1.50 each.
Link to Purchase Page: Composer's website
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More Info: Fun canonic anniversary toast with barbershop ending, adjustible years.
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Sound File: CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA really SSSAAA
Accompaniment: A Capella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Mårten Jansson
Cost and Method: 57 SEK (about 9 USD) per copy
Link to Purchase Page: Gehrmans Musikförlag
Tags: Winter Christmas Advent
More Info:
Other Links: Mårten Jansson's homepage
Editor's Note: Silver Platter Award Winner 9/15/13
 
 
 
Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: a cappella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Joy DeCoursey-Porter
Cost and Method: 1.50 per copy via PDF
Link to Purchase Page: email
Tags: sacred, SSAA, women, Psalm, Psalm 121, uplifting, encouragement, peace, strength, rich harmonies, lush, folk
More Info:
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Sound File: None
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment:
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Joy DeCoursey-Porter
Cost and Method: 1.50
Link to Purchase Page: email
Tags: Lord, Psalm 121, uplifting, uplift, encouragement, memorial, wedding, comfort, funeral, benediction, peace, trumpet, regal
More Info: SSAA 3 + minutes duration Based on Psalm 121. This piece blends the traditional sound of pentatonic scales with modern and lush harmonies. It rises in falls in contemplative and uplifting passages, finally climaxing and ending peacefully.
 
 
 
Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment:
Other Instruments: Trumpet
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Joy DeCoursey-Porter
Cost and Method: 2.00 via emailed PDF
Link to Purchase Page: email
Tags: Lord, Psalm 121, uplifting, uplift, encouragement, memorial, wedding, comfort, funeral, benediction, peace, trumpet, regal
More Info: Taken from Psalm 121, this piece will encourage and uplift your audience and show off the dynamic capabilities of your SSAA choir. Dynamic swells, lush harmonies entwine with a melodic trumpet line that joins the choir and 'sings' its own part.
 

Title: Martes

 
Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: a cappella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Joseph Gregorio
Cost and Method: $1.75 per copy (printed by buyer from licensed .pdf; minimum purchase 10 copies) | $3.50 per copy plus shipping (hard copies)
Link to Purchase Page: Areté Music Imprints
Tags: ssaa spanish acappella a cappella women's joseph gregorio
More Info: This piece makes a fantastic concert opener or closer. The music depicts the silliness of the speaker’s superstition through ostinati, syncopations, sudden changes of dynamics and mode, and meter changes, building to a fervid finish.
Other Links: Joseph Gregorio Music
 
 
 
Sound File: CHOIR (SATB version)
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: a cappella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium
Composer/Arranger: Jakub Neske
Cost and Method: I decided to share my scores with you here. However, if you like my music I would highly appreciate if you could donate me:
Link to Purchase Page: http://j.neske.eu
Tags: different, speach, vocable
More Info: This piece was awarded by Maestro Ennio Morricone in the 1st International Competition of Choral Composition. Florence, Italy 2014. 
 
 
 
Sound File:  CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA with divisi
Accompaniment: A Cappella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Kurt P Erickson
Cost and Method:  $2.25
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More Info:  Commissioned Premiered and recorded by the San Francisco Girls Chorus with Artistic Director Susan McMane for a performance at Davies Symphony Hall (SF, CA)
Other Links:  www.kurterickson.com
Editor's Note:  Silver Platter Award Winner 3/1/12
 
 
 
Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA Oseh Shalom is a semi-call-and-response piece for two antiphonal choirs, SSAA.
Accompaniment: Piano
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium
Composer/Arranger: Mike O'Mara
Cost and Method: $1.00 per copy made by composer or $20.00 to license for one choir performance (no limit on copies)
Link to Purchase Page: Self-published; contact Mike at mrmikeomara@gmail.com
Tags:
More Info: Appropriate for high school, college, community choir or church/synagogue use.
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Sound File:  CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing:  SSAA
Accompaniment: A cappella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium difficult
Composer/Arranger: Karen P. Thomas
Cost and Method: $1.50 per copy – PDF download
Link to Purchase Page: Email to karen@karenpthomas.com
Tags: soar earth Hildegard circle wisdom life energy nature mystical light
More Info: Motet with shimmering harmonies and cascading polyphonic lines, on a text by Hildegard von Bingen
 
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Sound File: CHOIR              
ScorePDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: Piano
Other Instruments: Piccolo
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Lana Mountford
Cost and Method: negotiable - contact composer
Link to Purchase Page: lanamountford (at) comcast.net
Tags:
More Info: traditional Irish tune by Percy French. Recorded by Seattle Pacific University Women's Choir - Seattle WA - Lana Mountford cond.
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Sound File: CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: piano
Other Instruments: none
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Brian Holmes
Cost and Method: $1.25 per copy made by buyer from pdf.
Link to Purchase Page: from composer
Tags: humorous (indeed, silly), polyphonic
More Info: Commissioned by Patty Hennings and the Peninsula Women's Chorus. Based on a poem written by an elementary school student.
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Sound File: CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA also available as SATB
Accompaniment: piano (or handbells)
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Easy
Composer/Arranger: Stuart Scott
Cost and Method: site license is $30.00
Link to Purchase Page: Stuart Scott
Tags: Robert Burns
More Info: A setting of Robert Burns' poem of the same title.
 
 
Title: Remember
 
Sound File: CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: piano
Other Instruments: none
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Brad Burrill
Cost and Method: $1.75 per copy license to copy from pdf download
Link to Purchase Page: email: brad(a)bradburrill.com
Tags: Christina Georgina Rossetti secular remember me sentimental nostalgia SSAA SSA women’s
More Info: text is from Christina Georgina Rossetti (1830-1894)
Other Links: www.bradburrill.com
 
 
 
 
Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: a capella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: David Monks
Cost and Method: none
Link to Purchase Page: daemonks1(a)gmail.com
Tags: Salley Gardens Yeats Folksong Arrangement
More Info: The poet Yeats heard a woman singing a not very refined text about the Salley Gardens to the tune 'The Maids of Mourne Shore'. He set the text in a higher poetic language and its success followed.
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Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: Piano
Other Instruments: Celesta and Sleigh Bells
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Rick Bartlett
Cost and Method: contact the composer for scores and pricing
Link to Purchase Page: crickb88(a)cox.net
Tags: snow angels SSAA womens winter holiday Christmas celesta sleigh bells
More Info: This work depicts the wonderment of a snowfall, catching snowflakes on your tongue and making snow angels in the snow. It is a wordless work with fantastic opportunities to add to the creativity of the work. Also scored for piano and sleighbells.
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Editor's Note: Silver Platter Award winner 9/8/13
 
 
 
Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: a cappella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Easy
Composer/Arranger: David Monks
Cost and Method: none
Link to Purchase Page:
Tags: National Anthem, Star Spangled Banner, SSAA
More Info:
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Sound File: CHOIR
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: a cappella
Other Instruments: A keyboard reduction is available and can be used as a light accompaniment if required (as heard in the recording here).
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Chris Hutchings
Cost and Method: £25 for a PDF for infinite copies (printed by buyer) or £1.50 per copy made by composer
Tags: SSAA sacred
More Info: Part of a larger Requiem - see website for details. The rest of the Requiem is for SSAATTBB choir, SATB soli and organ.
Quite tricky, with frequent key shifts and a lot of accidentals.
 
 
Title: Tribute
 
Sound File: None
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA
Accompaniment: a cappella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Medium Difficult
Composer/Arranger: Dale Trumbore
Cost and Method: Digital License: $25 for up to 25 copies, $50 for 26-50 copies
Link to Purchase Page: Purchase
Tags: Annie Finch, Emily Dickinson, a cappella, women's chorus
More Info: Tribute (2010) was commissioned by the Orange County Women’s Chorus under the direction of Eliza Rubenstein; this piece sets a text by contemporary poet Annie Finch noting the influence of poet Emily Dickinson on the narrator.
 
 
 
Sound File: VIRTUAL
Score: PDF
Voicing: SSAA High descant at end
Accompaniment: a capella
Other Instruments:
Difficulty: Easy
Composer/Arranger: James L. Evans
Cost and Method: $1/copy
Link to Purchase Page:  brewstersdad(a)gmail.com
Tags: sacred acapella
More Info:
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