Down by the Riverside: Six Songs for Clarinet & Piano

Fresh new arrangements of six well-known spirituals and folk tunes from the American tradition. For church, school, or concert. Bb clarinet, piano (parts for C instrument also available at no charge).


Bb clarinet, piano.

Order from MorningStar Music or music retailer.

A much needed book for clarinet that can be used in church, school, or concert performance. Also available for alto saxophone and piano.

Includes settings of:
Down by the Riverside
Joshua Fought the Battle of Jericho
Shall We Gather at the River (tune: Hanson Place)
She’s Gone Away
Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child
The Water Is Wide (tune: O Waly, Waly)

Individual songs are available for electronic download on the publisher web site.

C instrumental parts are also available at no charge on the publisher web site (sax version page), making this a very flexible collection.


(MorningStar promo recordings)


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