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Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

I've been searching for a piece of music for some time on JW Pepper and other internet sources with no success.  It's an arrangement of the spiritual "Swing Low, Sweet Chariot" for SATB a cappella containing many divided passages.  The arrangement starts with the choir repeating the words "Swing low" as soft accompaniment to the melody in the treble voices.  It ends softly with the same repeated "Swing low" and a final hum.  I performed the piece in 1974 with the Michigan School Vocal Association Honors Choir and I have a recording of the performance, but no printed music.  Does this sound familiar to anyone?
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on February 24, 2016 6:54pm
Prob. not it but you might take a look at the old Parker-Shaw arrangement.
 
Hope that helps.
Michael A. Gray
 http://graymichael.com
 
 
on February 25, 2016 4:23am
Thanks, Michael, but that's not it.
on February 25, 2016 5:30pm
Hi Steve!
 
For Collegium I wrote an arrangement of Swing Low, Sweet Chariot - All Night, all Day - a quodlibet - not sure if you sang it or not. But it is available through G Schirmer - Hal Leonard.
 
Best to you!
 
Jim
on February 26, 2016 8:56am
Thanks, Jim, but this arrangement had only the one traditional melody.  Perhaps the one I'm looking for is out of print? 
on February 26, 2016 10:49am
Hi Steve,
The one traditional melody?  It has two melodies: Swing Low and All Night, All Day. I may have a copy of it at home; would you like me to send it?
Jim
 
on February 27, 2016 3:26am
Jim, thanks again but the arrangement I sang was not a quodlibet. 
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