Wade in the Watah

Arranger:
Barnwell, Ysaye Maria
Composer:
Traditional
Description:
Borrows from another spiritual,"Done Made My Vow" and references the great Harriet Tubman as freedom's guide. The incredible vocal "train effects" are amazing. The broad range of this piece, which occasionally divides into six-part treble, covers the full spectrum from low D to high B. Virtuoso layered and complex arrangement.
Genre:
African American Tradition
Parts:
SSSAAA, A capella
Time:
3:27
Words:
Traditional