Spirituals for SATB, Vol. 8
Rolled Away H511
Give Me Jesus H565
When I Cross That River H581
Rolled Away begins with a slow antiphonal introduction which weaves into an exciting and rhythmic section, filled with hope, “Ev’ry worry in my heart rolled away, Hallelujah! Hallelujah!”
Give Me Jesus
Give Me Jesus, for Soprano Solo and SATB has an a cappella first and third verse, and the second and fourth verse has a rhythmic and dramatic approach with a flowing piano accompaniment.
When I Cross That River
When I Cross That River is a newly composed spiritual by B. Harbach begins with a mournful earthly existence, followed by a rousing chorus with full chords, texture changes, and vibrant piano, “When I cross that river, what a day that will be!” There is opportunity for bass solos, two-part singing, and full lush chords.