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CoverHold Fast to Dreams [level: Medium]
Susan LaBarr: Bio and other works
voicing: SSA | catalog number: SBMP 1426 | duration: 4:35 | price: $2.80
accompaniment: piano

The Langston Hughes poem warns us that “when dreams go, life is a barren field frozen with snow.” The message is one to live by, and as can be expected of this composer, the music is special.

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CLICK HERE: Read the Text or Poem
Hold fast to dreams
For if dreams die
Life is a broken-winged bird
That cannot fly.
Hold fast to dreams
For when dreams go
Life is a barren field
Frozen with snow.

Langston Hughes

CLICK HERE: Choral Tracks (Practice made simple)

Hold Fast to Dreams choral track bundle contains a part dominant track for each voice part, a balanced voices track, and an accompaniment track if the work is not a cappella (the accompaniment is also included with the part dominant and balanced voices track). Get more information and listen to samples HERE. Please note that the choral score is not included in the bundle and needs to be ordered separately.

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