Steel Drivin' Man

The Ballad of John Henry

Arranged by Neil Johnson
Edited by Jacob Narverud
Performing Ensemble: Men's Chorus
Instrumentation: TTBB Voices with Piano and Optional String Bass
Item Number: CM9489
Text: American Folk Tale
Duration: 2:47
Publisher: Carl Fischer Music
Print Status: In Print


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Steel Drivin' Man – Live

Allegro Con Spiritu, Jacob Narverud, Director
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Steel Drivin' Man

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Narverud's edition of Johnson's arrangement epitomizes John Henry's skill as a steel-drivin' man: strong, bold and full of energy and guts. Men's ensembles will never tire of rehearsing this fabulous concert closer.

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Steel Drivin' Man – Piano Accompaniment
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Steel Drivin' Man – String Bass

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Arranger Johnson, Neil
Editor Narverud, Jacob

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