World's Largest Sheet Music Selection

22020608
22020608
2.49
22020608

Without A Song (The Great American Songbook)

Digital Sheet Music

By Noah Stewart

Be the first! Write a Review
https://prod.sheetmusicplus.com/title/without-a-song-the-great-american-songbook-digital-sheet-music/22020608

Piano Accompaniment, Choir, SATB - Advanced Intermediate - Digital Download
By Noah Stewart. Arranged by Scott S. Stewart. Score. 10 pages. Published by Scott S. Stewart (H0.1037335-SC001291542).

Item Number: H0.1037335-SC001291542

"Without a Song" (which now holds a place in The Great American Songbook) was composed as early as 1922 by Vincent Youmans. Lyrics were added later by Billy Rose and Edward Eliscu.  It was published in 1929, and subsequently included in Youmans musical play Great Day. To today’s ear the lyrics speak about the power of music to brighten one’s day. The original lyrics however contain text that is considered derogatory and worthy of a study of the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920’s to better understand popular American music and racial stereotypes of the early 20th century.  This arrangement is scored for a 4-part SATB ensemble with piano accompaniment. Performance time: 3:20. An apt signature tune for choirs.

About SMP Press

This product was created by a member of SMP Press, our global community of independent composers, arrangers, and songwriters. Our independent musicians have created unique compositions and arrangements for the Sheet Music Plus community, many of which are not available anywhere else.

Click here to see more titles from these independent creators and to learn more about SMP Press.

Please note this product may not be eligible for all sales, promotions or coupons offered through Sheet Music Plus - please check promotional details for specifics.

About Digital Downloads

Digital Downloads are downloadable sheet music files that can be viewed directly on your computer, tablet or mobile device. Once you download your digital sheet music, you can view and print it at home, school, or anywhere you want to make music, and you don’t have to be connected to the internet. Just purchase, download and play!

PLEASE NOTE: Your Digital Download will have a watermark at the bottom of each page that will include your name, purchase date and number of copies purchased. You are only authorized to print the number of copies that you have purchased. You may not digitally distribute or print more copies than purchased for use (i.e., you may not print or digitally distribute individual copies to friends or students).

Buy Together

$24.90

+

$10.95

Buy both for $35.85

[ { "catalogRefId":"22020608", "quantity":"1" }, { "catalogRefId":"19747510", "quantity":"1" } ]
AddtoCart Digital
19747510
Close X

By signing up you consent with the terms in our Privacy Policy

I am a music teacher.