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Go Down Moses
This setting of the familiar spiritual is not what one would expect. The use of repeated motifs in the parts that
support the melody makes it very accessible to the early adolescent singer. It's easy to learn and fun to sing.
four-part variable voicing chart
indicates how to use the piece with different age groups.
Arranged by J. Wayne Kerr
Four-part Variable Voicing with Piano
Cambiata Press Catalog #S991199
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Go Down Moses you will be
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This choral rendition is by
The UCA Cambiata Chamber Chorale
Don L. Collins, Director