Recordings

Throughout the book we have partial and full arrangements that present a number of arranging techniques.

Where possible, we’re providing a link to the full-length song, courtesy of Youtube.

Chapters 8-17

WE THREE KINGS
As performed by Straight No Chaser:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nqMUaq2vkFs

GO TELL IT ON THE MOUNTAIN
As performed by Home Free:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YYAf46l25_M&feature=youtu.be

Chapter 14 – Step 7: The Bass Line

page 121: FIFTY WAYS TO LEAVE YOUR LOVER
As performed by Cadence
(selection starts at 2:22)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c-Uw1aCvGwQ

page 121: THE DRY CLEANER FROM DES MOINES
As performed by Cadence
(selection starts at 0:19)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gKM28jL7Fes

Chapter 15 – Step 8: Background Voices

page 133: DIVE INTO YOU
As performed by the House Jacks, complete song available for download (free of charge!)
03 Dive Into You-1

page 135: WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM MY FRIENDS
As performed by the cast of the Sing Off Season 2, opening number for episode 4
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZTBwqLBoOkQ

page 136: OBAMA, TWA WAKARIBISHA
Performed by Dylan Bell
http://music.dylanbell.ca/track/obama-twa-wakaribisha

page 137: SHOW YOUR FACE
As performed by the House Jacks, complete song available for download (free of charge!)
11 Show Your Face

pages 138, 141: DON’T FIX WHAT’S BROKEN
As performed by Cadence:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3u6vsfoJl8c

page 144: DRIVE MY CAR
As performed by Word Of Mouth
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aHpSA0L2fPI

page 147: SUNSHINE
As performed by Cadence
(selection starts at 2:03)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A71d12bTpG8

page 148: BLACK HORSE AND THE CHERRY TREE
As performed by St. Helens High School Sound FX
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L-BmXUJWCFI

ATHENA (page 148)
As performed by the House Jacks, complete song available for download (free of charge!)
04 Athena 1

Intermission: In-Depth Arrangement Analyses

page 179: CHRISTMAS TIME IS HERE
As performed by Straight No Chaser
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4RaDXohvTaE

page 185: SKATING
As performed by Dylan Bell
Skating

page 194: FROM ASH YOU RISE
As performed by Suba Sankaran
http://music.dylanbell.ca/track/from-ash-you-rise

Chapter 18 – Change-Ups and Clever Bits

pages 204-206: DON’T FIX WHAT’S BROKEN
As performed by Cadence:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3u6vsfoJl8c

page 208-209: TRUE COLORS
As performed by Cadence
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pj-ukkmhXvk

page 211: THE DRY CLEANER FROM DES MOINES
As performed by Cadence
(selection starts at 1:24)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gKM28jL7Fes

Chapter 19 – Arranging for Other Vocal Formats

page 216: DON’T FIX WHAT’S BROKEN
As performed by Cadence:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3u6vsfoJl8c

page 217: DONA NOBIS PACEM
As performed by Dylan Bell
http://music.dylanbell.ca/track/dona-nobis-pacem

page 219: WHEN I’M 64
As performed by the NDA Choir
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jBKzdKglEeo

page 222: TRUE COLORS, TTBB
As performed by Cadence
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pj-ukkmhXvk

page 225: TRUE COLORS, SSAA
As performed by Suba Sankaran
True Colours SSAA Demo

page 232: HEY JUDE
As performed by the Kamiak Choir
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iiEaSIKfK8Y