A Christmas Canon

Traditional Folk Song: O Waly Waly

Arranged by Donald Paul Moore
Performing Ensemble: Two-part Chorus
Instrumentation: Two-part, Optional C-inst accomp
Item Number: BL802
Number of Pages: 8
Publisher: BriLee Music
Print Status: In Print


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A Christmas Canon

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Who doesn't love teaching canons and the tune O Waly, Waly / The Water is Wide? This wonderful canon, set with original lyrics, is sure to be a favorite among young singers. Teaching opportunities abound for musical line, phrase development, range extension and part independence. Accessible vocal lines are complemented with an undulating piano part, both of which celebrate "the birth of a tiny child." Suitable for any holiday concert performance.

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A Christmas Canon - Accompaniment


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A Christmas Cannon - Part 1
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A Christmas Cannon - Part 2

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Arranger Moore, Donald Paul
Publisher ID BL

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