American Suite
12 Negro Spirituals set for voice and string quartet

Composition Date: 1949
Revision Date: 1949
Duration: 00:16:00
Genre: Solo Voice, With Chamber Ensemble, , String(s) Bowed

Instrumentation:

Instrumentation Set Number 1:
  • 1 x Medium voice
  • 2 x Violin
  • 1 x Viola
  • 1 x Violoncello
Instrumentation Set Number 2:
  • 1 x Low voice
  • 2 x Violin
  • 1 x Viola
  • 1 x Violoncello
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CATALOGUE INFO:

  • Call Number:
  • MV 1203 K81am
  • Genre:
  • Solo Voice, With Chamber Ensemble, , String(s) Bowed
  • Date of Acquisition:
  • March 2, 1988
  • Type:
  • Print-music, Published by CMC
  • Physical Description:
  • 1 score (23 p.) + 4 parts ((20) p.) ;
    23 Pages
    Height: 39 cm
    Parts page count: 20
  • Additional Information:
  • For low or medium voice and string quartet.
    English words.
    Text is from 12 traditional black American spirituals.
    Also in a version for voice and piano. Nos. 7,10,11, and 12 are also available for piano and voice and for soprano, flute & piano as Four Negro spirituals.
    Ms. (photocopy); transparencies of score and parts are in CMC Toronto.
    Duration: ca. 16:00
    I. When I fall on my knees -- II. My ship is on the ocean -- III. I want to die easy when I die -- IV. In dat great gettin' up mornin' -- V. Sometimes I feel like a motherless child -- VI. I thank God I'm free at last -- VII. Mary had a baby, yes Lord -
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