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Westcoast Harmony Chorus: Out Of The Vault

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Arrangements published by Sweet Adelines International (SAI)
You pay SAI a per-copy fee (members $1.45 US, non-members $2.00 US) for the number of copies you need (min. 4 copies)
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Available Song Titles:
  Be a Santa (from "Subways Are For Sleeping") - happy, peppy Christmas song
  (A) Dream is a Wish Your Heart Makes (Disney) - contest ballad, difficult; as performed by Westcoast Harmony Chorus


I’d Like To Teach the World to Sing – 70's pop – yes, the ‘Coke ad’ song! – in 8 voice parts. Published by SAI, available in single copy (See the Sweet Adelines International Teach the World to Sing VIDEO)
  Lean On Me (YWIH) - also available in YWIH Student Songbook 3
play  music sound (The) Loco-Motion (YWIH) star
Play Sound Naturally (Huey Lewis) star
  What A Wonderful World (YWIH)
 
Arrangements available through me to members of SAI only
You pay the print royalties (i.e., a per-copy fee, anywhere from $.50 to $2.50 US, which I send to the copyright holder) and you pay me an arranger honorarium.
* Please note: Song titles below are available only to members of Sweet Adelines International.
play music sound file Ain’t No Mountain High Enough – blockbuster! – for chorus with quartet layer – recorded by Lions Gate Chorus
play sound clip Amazing-Firework-I Gotta Feeling star blockbuster medley for chorus (Bruno Mars, Katy Perry, Black Eyed Peas)
  As If We Never Said Goodbye
play music sound file Be A Lion (from “The Wiz”) - beautiful ballad – recorded by Lions Gate Chorus
play music sound file Believe (Josh Groban from “Polar Express”) – recorded by Buffalo Gateway Chorus
  (The) Best Of Times (from "La Cage Aux Folles")
play music sound file Born To Be Wild - classic Rock meets Barbershop! recorded by Lions Gate Chorus
  (The) Boys in the Bright White Sports Car (Trooper) - fun rhythmic arrangement
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Canadian Medley - medley of Canadian folk favourites – recorded by North Metro Chorus
  Car Wash (from “Shark Tales”) – 70’s dance hit, very fun and rhythmic, very difficult
  Come On, Ring Those Bells – peppy Christmas tune (non-secular)
Play Sound Defying Gravity (from “Wicked”) – very challenging, very beautiful star
play sound button Easy Street - 40's swing, lead feature star
 
Everything's Comin' Up Roses (from "Gypsy!")
  Go The Distance – from Walt Disney Pictures’ “Hercules”
play music sound file Guess Who I Saw Today (from "New Faces of 1952") -recorded by Brava!
  Happy Rhythm – Mosie Lister song, bright gospel swing
play music sound file Heat Wave (a.k.a. Love Is Like A Heat Wave) – chorus arrangement, recorded by Lions Gate Chorus. Hot!
play music sound file Hero (Mariah Carey) – inspirational ballad, for chorus and solo – recorded by Westcoast Harmony Chorus
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Holding Out For A Hero (from "Footloose" and "Shrek II"); recorded by Westcoast Harmony Chorus
 
  Home To Stay – beautiful Josh Groban ballad; for chorus/solo
  I Believe (Sinatra) - 40's swing by Jule Styne & Sammy Cahn
  I Believe I Can Fly (90's pop hit by R.Kelly; for chorus/solo)
play music sound file I Can Cook Too - comedy/novelty song – caution lights: double-entendre lyrics! – recorded by Unplugged Quartet
  I'll Be Easy To Find - *new* contest ballad, absolutely gorgeous
  If I Were a Bell (from "Guys and Dolls" - very fun and very challenging)
play music sound button I Love A Piano/Piano Roll Blues Medley – contestable swing/uptune, difficult star
play sound file It's A Million To One You're In Love – contestable uptune
play music sound file It’s The Girl (Boswell Sisters) – contestable uptune, recorded by Westcoast Harmony Chorus
play music sound file It's Your Song (Garth Brooks);– for chorus and solo – recorded by Westcoast Harmony Chorus
 
play music sound file Jingle Bell Rock (Christmas - secular) – recorded by Rhythm of the Rockies Chorus
music sound file Juke Box Saturday Night – great 40’s swing
  Life is a Highway - Tom Cochrane's 90's hit, recently re-popularized by Rascal Flatts in "Cars"
play sound (The) Little Drummer Boy/Peace on Earth star David Bowie-Bing Crosby duet, 70's Christmas classic
play music sound file (The) Longest Time (Billy Joel) star available for chorus with solo, or four voices
play music sound file Looking Through the Eyes of Love (from “Ice Castles”) – for chorus w/solo or small ensemble– recorded (in Swedish!) by Stockholm City Voices
play music sound file (A) Lot of Livin’ To Do – very fun uptune, non-contest; recorded by the BUZZ quartet
  Love Never Fails – based on JS Bach’s Aria from the Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major
  Macavity: The Mystery Cat (from "Cats") – for chorus and solo(s), very difficult
play music sound file Mary's Little Boy Child – easy “quick learn” at Christmas! – recorded by Rhythm of the Rockies Chorus star
play sound button Moves Like Jagger - 2011 pop hit, very challenging; for chorus with layers - and whistle! star
play music sound file My Romancestarcontestable ballad, recorded by Westcoast Harmony Chorus
  My Way (yep, Sinatra) – with some slightly more “upward trend” lyrics!
play music sound file Optimistic Voices (from “The Wizard of Oz”) – NOT just a cute, fluffy song! Powerful lyrics!– recorded by Westcoast Harmony Chorus
play sound file Picnic (McGuire Sisters)startop melody SSAA
play sound clip (The) Rainbow Connection star haunting and lovely, from "The Muppet Movie"
play music sound file Return to Pooh Corner (Kenny Loggins) – pop tempo ballad – recorded by Four Bettys
  (The) River (Garth Brooks) – for chorus with solo, recently re-cleared!
  Sara Lee (Liza Minnelli) – funny novelty song about – you guessed it! Sara Lee desserts!
play sound clip Seasons of Love (from the musical “Rent”) star yep, it’s back, recently re-cleared! – great message – recorded by Lions Gate Chorus
play music sound file Send In The Clowns (from “A Little Night Music”)starrecorded by Westcoast Harmony Chorus
play sound file Since You've Been Gone ("Weird Al" Yankovic) – doo-wop style - recorded by Brava!
play sound clip Sing Sing (stomp! clap!) stargreat message, fun rhythmic song by Serena Ryder
  Some People (from "Gypsy") – driving uptune with a kick-butt message
play music sound file Somewhere Out There (from “An American Tail”) – beautiful ballad, for chorus with layers
 
play music sound file Stars Fell On Alabama – top melody 40’s style SSAA
Play Sound Swingin’ Shepherd Blues – it swings! 50’s pop song, includes a bass feature and jazz-like scat effect
play sound button Take a Chance on Me (ABBA) – Yes! finally back in circulation! Gotta Love ABBA! – available in four parts, or more complex layered version star
play music sound file Tangerine – 40’s Latin vibe
  (The) Teddy Bears' Picnic – 40s pop song: "If you go down in the woods today..."
  Themes of 007 – chorus medley includes The James Bond Theme, Goldfinger, Thunderball, Live And Let Die, Nobody Does It Better - with solos and layered parts
  Time in a Bottle (Jim Croce) hauntingly beautiful 70s pop hit
play music sound file Too Darn Hot – for chorus with a solo segment, available in 4 voices
  Top of the World (The Carpenters)
  Under The Sea (from Disney's "The Little Mermaid")
  We’re Here For a Good Time (Trooper)
play music sound file What A Wonderful World (from “Good Morning Vietnam”)starLouis Armstrong’s great hit song – recorded by Westcoast Harmony Chorus
play music sound file What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve? – lovely 40s swing tune, re-popularized by Karen Carpenter – 40s style harmony – recorded by Lions Gate Chorus
  (A) Whole New World (from “Aladdin”)
play music sound file Wimoweh (The Lion Sleeps Tonight); recorded by Lions Gate Chorus
  Y.M.C.A. (70’s hit by The Village People)
  You Can’t Hurry Love (The Supremes) – recently updated! Fun, rhythmic Motown hit
  You Raise Me Up (Josh Groban)
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