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Title All night, all day : a child's first book of African-American spirituals / selected and illustrated by Ashley Bryan ; musical arrangements by David Manning Thomas.
Publication New York : Aladdin Paperbacks, 2004.
Edition First Aladdin Paperbacks edition.
Description 1 score (48 pages) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Call # J Mu 784.7 A
Note For voice and piano.
Includes chord symbols.
Summary A selection of twenty spirituals, that distinctive music from the time of slavery. Includes piano accompaniment and guitar chords.
Contents All night, all day -- Chatter with the angels -- Who's that a-comin' over yonder -- Somebody's knocking at your door -- This little light of mine -- Behold that star -- I'm a-going to eat at the welcome table -- O when the saints go marching in -- I stood on the River of Jordan -- Get on board -- Peter, go ring the bells -- He's got the whole world in his hands -- Wade in the water -- There's no hiding place -- The rocks and the mountains -- I'm gonna sing -- Open the window, Noah -- O won't you sit down -- Now let me fly -- Great big stars.
Awards Coretta Scott King Award honor book, 1992.
Subject Spirituals (Songs)
Addl. Author Bryan, Ashley.
Thomas, David Manning.
ISBN 0689867867 (pbk.) :

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 Sheepshead Juv Non-Fic  J Mu 784.7 A    CHECK SHELVES