The following discounts — and opportunities to purchase books without the usual accompanying recordings — are intended to make our books affordable for ensembles.
Note! No shipping price is yet specified for bulk orders. If you place a bulk order, we will contact you before your order ships to let you know how much shipping to add (through the "add shipping" button, below).
The Folk Rhythm Volume I: South African Folk, Church & Protest Songs
2004, Arranged by Matlakala Bopape, edited by Patty Cuyler.
Bulk CDR-DVD sets (10+): $23.99
Bulk CDR with book/audio (10+): $11.99
Note: The Folk Rhythm I book is out of print and is now being sold ONLY AS A CDR+DVD BOXED SET. The set includes a cd-rom with the original book as a printable pdf file plus audio teaching & performanc mp3s, and an instructional DVD.
The result of months of collaborative work between Patty Cuyler (Village Harmony) and Matlaka Bopape (Polokwane Choral Society), The Folk Rhythm, Volume I is a choral director's dream. 16 rich, arresting songs arranged for SATB choir, accompanied by cds to guide choruses toward an “authentic” sound (and, where appropriate, dancing) style.
Delivery expected mid-May, 2008
The Folk Rhythm Volume Two:
South African Folk, Church & Protest Songs
Arrangements by Matlakala Bopape, edited by Patty Cuyler
Bulk Book, CDs & DVDs
Usually $39.99Product Details >>
Bulk Book only(10+): $11.99
Includes transcriptions, 2 audio CDs with performance, pronunciation and practice tracks for each song, and instructional dance DVD. Also pronunciation guide to major South African languages, and introduction by Matlakala Bopape. 90 pp. Perfect-bound.
Village Harmony: Traditional Songs of the Balkans
1995, Edited by Mary Cay Brass
Bulk Book & CD (10+): $11.99
Bulk Book only (10+): $6.99
Includes 29 traditional Balkan village songs from Croatia, Bosnia, Serbia, Macedonia and Bulgaria. With full musical transcriptions, translations and pronunciation guide. Mostly transcribed from village sources; but also included are a few Kutev and Lado arrangements. Songs for women's voices as well as for mixed voices. Twenty-three of these songs are recorded on the companion Village Harmony album. Paperback, 44 pp. Comes with companion CD.