The Sound of Gospel
For C Instruments (Flute, Oboe, and Others)
Arranged by Stephen Bulla
Published by Hal Leonard / Curnow Music
Includes play-along and demo CD; piano accompaniment can be found here.
1. Amazing Grace
2. Down by the Riverside
3. Higher Ground
4. Rock of Ages
5. Kum Ba Ya
6. When We All Get to Heaven
7. This Train
8. 'Tis so Sweet
9. Sweet Hour of Prayer
10. In the Sweet By-and-By
This collection arranged for Solo Instrument (with CD track accompaniment) provides an opportunity to perform and practice enjoyable and familiar melodies in the Gospel style. This exciting genre includes a wide range of tempos and expressive lines written into the music, giving the soloist an enjoyable diveristy of program material.
The book includes a selection of well-known Spirituals, well-loved Sacred songs, and upptempo southern styles favorites. The solo parts always include a complete melody line and some variant of an obligato as well. A Piano Accompaniment book is also available. These accompaniments are uncomplicated, yet fully portray the Gospel style grooves as often performed by well-known Gospel choirs and recording artists.
An accompaniment CD is included with the solo book for those times when an accompanist is not available. The accompaniment tracks provide the soloist with an excellent practice tool as well.