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Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child

 

(unison or 2-part treble chorus, piano) 3'00"

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Sorrowful and contemplative, this well-known spiritual is newly arranged with shifting keys and a hauntingly chromatic accompaniment. For unison with optional 2-part voices. Part of Early American Songs, Set II (see below).

 

 

Listen (Treble Choir of the Honors Choirs of Southeast Minnesota, Bill Nelson conducting)

 

 

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Choral Score: $2.00 Add to Cart

 

Composer's Notes:

This arrangement is part of the set Early American Songs, Set II. The other pieces in the set are also available separately: Little David, Play on Your Harp; and Down by the Riverside.

 

Text:

 

Sometimes I feel like a motherless child,
Sometimes I feel like a motherless child,
Sometimes I feel like a motherless child,
A long way from home.

 

Sometimes I feel like I’m almost gone . . .

 

Mmm mmm . . .