Over 83,794 Sound Files Available !
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Browse Labs »
Learning to Love Again
recommended by Jen Sper, School Choral Music Specialist Learning to Love Again arr. Jacob Narverud Nashville artist… read more March 21st
Songs for Children
Best-Loved Children’s Songs – Alfred Music Publishing For so many of us, classic children’s nursery rhymes… read more
(via twitter.com/Komische_Oper)… read more March 21st
(via National Association for Music Education)… read more
Can't attend one of our clinics? Visit Stanton's Virtual Workshop.
In just a few minutes you can have your favorite song printed and ready to play.
Title: When The Tears Fell
Voicing/Format: Concert Band
Publisher: C L Barnhouse Co
Composer: Huckeby, Ed
Catalog #: 012-3478-00
Series: Concert Band Price: $76.00
i-Link Sound File
** Stanton's Staff Selection - 2006 **When the Tears Fell is a musical depiction of the tragic relocation in 1838-39 of the Cherokee people from eastern states to the west during which over 4,000 men, women, and children died. The piece is in four distinct sections - The Gathering is the period of spring and summer 1838 when the Cherokee were gathered by the military into stockades and encampments. This section introduces a theme in the horns that returns throughout the piece representing the enduring spirit of the Cherokee. The Journey is a lively, driving section utilizing a characteristic pentatonic scale and percussion effects. The Harsh Winter during which most of the deaths occurred is evoked using plaintive, somber melodic lines and dissonant harmonies. Spring: A New Nation celebrates the rebirth of the Cherokee including the reestablishment of the tribal government with an elected legislature and a bilingual school system. This is a fine option for contest and perfect for correlating lessons in U.S. history.
To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin
Sound Files Unavailable for Purchase due to Copyright Restrictions