A Person Or Persons   (from Walker's Words)

Vocal solo, optional piano
Lighthearted solo and introduction to the set explains that "a few plain hints and friendly observations" may help avoid bad expression and errors in vocal music.

HMM 23M4023a Price:   see purchasing notes below
Timing:   2:05

Number of Pages:   5

Difficulty:   EM

Occasion/theme:   Music, singing, errors
Text Source:           William Walker from The Southern Harmony
Tune Source:         original music

Notes:   Solo written for mezzo but any voice may perform it.    Preferable with piano but may be performed a cappella.   
Available via this link from J.W. Pepper MyScore.
1st of 11 pieces in suite, "A Few Plain Hints:   William Walker's Words for Singers."   Others are Care Should Be Taken, When Singing In Concert, It Is By No Means Necessary, There Should Not Be Any Noise, Your Singers May Not Join, Learners Should Beat Time, There Are But Few Long Notes, Too Long Singing Injures The Lungs, When Learning To Sing and The Nearest Perfection.   Details of each on its individual page.  


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