The Swallow

The Swallow : Vocal score

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Suitable for SS and piano or small orchestra. The piano part sets the mood, supports the voices, and helps illustrate the story of the text.show more

Product details

  • Sheet music | 8 pages
  • 177 x 254 x 1mm | 19g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • 0193432811
  • 9780193432819
  • 1,693,071

Review quote

'Chilcott has always been an effective writer of songs for young people's choirs and two more publications, The Swallow, a sweetly melancholic setting of a traditional Newfoundland melody and Green Songs, four environmental numbers with words as well as music from the composer, bear out his reputation . . . * The Singer Oct 99 * '[Chilcott's] enthusiasm for young and amateur choirs amounts to a passionate mission, and he works consistently to promote choral music world-wide . . . As much of it is in unison and always very melodic, even an inexperienced choir could manage it, perhaps taught by rote. * Music Teacher July 2000 *show more

About Bob Chilcott

Bob Chilcott has been involved with choral music all his life, first as a Chorister and then a Choral Scholar at King's College, Cambridge. Later, he sang and composed music for 12 years with the King's Singers. His experiences with that group, his passionate commitment to young and amateur choirs, and his profound belief that music can unite people, have inspired him both to compose full-time and, through proactive workshopping, to promote choral music worldwide.show more