William Grant Still
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Sheet Music Collections and Suites

The following sheet music collections and suites are available featuring the works of William Grant Still.

Due to the frequent violation of copyright laws, there are NO RETURNS ON SHEET MUSIC ORDERS.



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William Grant Still: A Piano Collection

This collection includes:
  • Still's THE BLUES from LENOX AVENUE
  • DANCE from COSTASO
  • DANCE OF THE PORTEUSES from LA GUIABLESSE
  • PRELUDE
  • QUIT DAT FOOL'NISH
  • SERENADE
  • SWANEE RIVER ( with an introduction by Dr. Portia Shuler Hawkins )
Price:   $29.95

William Grant Still: A Piano Duo Collection

This collection includes Still's:
  • QUIT DAT FOOL'NISH
  • SUMMERLAND
  • The SCHERZO ( from THE AFRO-AMERICAN SYMPHONY )
  • KAINTUCK ( with an introduction by Meisha Adderley )

Must purchase two copies of this collection.
Price:   $89.90 two copies ( $44.95 / each )

William Grant Still: Piano Works for Children

This Still collection includes:
  • RING PLAY
  • FIVE ANIMAL SKETCHES
  • MARIONETTE
  • "BLUES" from LENOX AVENUE
  • "DANCE" from DESERTED PLANTATION
  • QUIT DAT FOOL'NISH
Without CD   Price:   $29.95
With CD   Price:   $39.95

William Grant Still: Africa
Suite for Solo Piano

Features Still's ground-breaking work, AFRICA, a suite for solo piano.
Arranged for piano by Verna Arvey, with commentaries on its importance of Africa in our civilization by Dr. Grant D. Venerable II and Dr. Kay Pace.
Price:   $19.95

William Grant Still: A Deserted Plantation
Suite for Solo Piano

The piano score to the larger work was composed for Paul Whiteman.
Duration: 15 min.s,  Publisher: WGSM.
Price:   $16.95

William Grant Still: Seven Traceries
Suite for Solo Piano

Features Still's SEVEN TRACERIES, his second most significant work for piano, with explanatory essay by Dr. Richard Crosby and commentary by Judith Anne Still, the composer's daughter.
Price:   $19.60

William Grant Still: Three Visions
Suite for Solo Piano

Still's most often performed piano work, THREE VISIONS, which contains the original version of the timeless piece, SUMMERLAND, and includes discussion by concert pianist Mark Boozer.
Price:   $18.95

William Grant Still: Two Cameos
Piano and Instrumental Music

Two works for flute and piano, or violin and piano, titled PICNIC WITH SHEILAH and PROCESSION OF THE ANTS by the composer's daughter ( after the composer's death ).
Price:   $15.20

William Grant Still: Folk Suite Collection - Volume I
Mixed Chamber Group

This collection features Still's FOLK SUITES No. 1 through No. 4. Edited by Dr. Rufus Jones, Jr..
These Folk Suites can also be purchased individually.
Score and parts   Price:   $120.00

William Grant Still: Folk Suite Collection - Volume II
Mixed Chamber Group

This collection features Still's VIGNETTES. Chamber suite for oboe, bassoon and piano with six sections:
  • Winnebago Moccasin Game
  • Carmela
  • Inca Melody
  • Clinch Mountain
  • Hela Grand-pere
  • Garde Piti Mulet La ( or Msieu Banjo )

Edited by Dr. Rufus Jones, Jr.
Duration: 11:30 min.s,  Publisher: WGSM.
Score and parts   Price:   $59.95

William Grant Still: Folk Suite Collection - Volume III
Mixed Chamber Group

This collection features Still's LITTLE FOLK SUITES No.s 1 through 6.
Edited by Dr. Rufus Jones, Jr.
These Little Folk Suites can also be purchased separately.
Score and parts   Price:   $159.00

William Grant Still: A Violin Collection

This collection for violin and piano includes sheet music for Still's:
  • THE BLUES
  • CARMELA
  • HERE'S ONE
  • QUIT DAT FOOL'NISH
  • SUMMERLAND

Edited by Aaron Dworkin, distinguished founder and president of The Sphinx Competition.
Price:   $38.95

William Grant Still: An Organ Collection

This collection includes:
  • BAYOU HOME
  • ELEGY
  • WHERE SHALL I BE?
  • GRIEF
  • MEMPHIS MAN
  • and SUMMERLAND for organ
  • plus four additional arrangements of SUMMERLAND,
    with explanatory material by Dr. Lucius R. Weathersby.

This collection is also available with a recording of Still's REVERIE ( not included in this sheet music collection since it is published separately by AGO ).
Without CD   Price:   $29.95
With CD   Price:   $39.95

William Grant Still: Works for Solo Harp

This collection features...
  the harp part to Still's ENNANGA, plus
  "If You Should Go" from SONGS OF SEPARATION,
  "Brown Girl" from FROM THE BLACK BELT and
  "Out of the Silence" from SEVEN TRACERIES.

Edited by Dr. Rufus Jones, Jr.
Sheet Music   Price:   $39.95
CD Only   Price:   $14.95
Sheet Music and CD   Price:   $49.95

WGS Danzas de Panama - Suite for Clarinet Choir

Still's DANZAS DE PANAMA arranged for clarinet choir includes Still's:
  • TAMBORITO
  • MEJORANA Y SOCAVON
  • PUNTO and
  • CUMBIA Y CONGO,
    ( with an introduction by James E. Mack. )

Publisher: WGS Music.

Instrumentation: 1 clar in Eb, 4 clars in Bb, alto, bass, contralto and contrabass clarinets.

[ NOTE: Depending on weight and destination, additional shipping fee may apply. ]

Clarinet Choir ( Score and Parts )   Price:   $159.00

WGS Lyric Quartette - Suite for Double-Reed Quartet

Features Still's Lyric String Quartette as arranged for double-reed quartet ( two oboes, English horn and bassoon ).

Transcribed and edited by Kenneth C. Watson.
[ Alternative title: Lyric Suite ]

Duration: 12:56 minutes.
Price:   $74.95

William Grant Still: A Recorder Collection

This collection includes Still's:
  • ALL THAT I AM
  • BAYOU HOME
  • I FEEL LIKE MY TIME AIN'T LONG
  • MEMPHIS MAN
  • SING! SHOUT! TELL THE STORY!, and
  • SINNER, PLEASE DON'T LET THIS HARVEST PASS.

This collection includes scores and parts.

Edited and arranged by Donald C. Wold, Ph.D.

Instrumentation: soprano, alto, tenor, bass and great bass recorder.
A solo voice part has been included for I FEEL LIKE MY TIME AIN'T LONG and SINNER, DON'T LET THIS HARVEST PASS.

Scores and parts   Price:   $48.95

William Grant Still: Arias, Duets and Scenes from the Operas
Vocal Collection

A three-volume set compiled and edited by Beverly Soll:
  • VOLUME I: Arias for Sopranos and Mezzo Soprano
  • VOLUME II: Duets for Tenor, Baritone and Bass
  • VOLUME III: Duets and Scenes
Volume I   Price:   $18.50
Volume II   Price:   $18.50
Volume III   Price:   $29.95
Three-Volume Set   Price:   $65.95

William Grant Still: An Art Song Collection
Vocal Collection

This collection includes ten of Still's songs for medium low, medium high and high voices, and features the popular hymn, ALL THAT I AM.

Edited and with an introduction by Dr. Rosephanye Powell.
Price:   $29.95

William Grant Still: From the Hearts of Women
Vocal Collection

A song cycle by Still, with lyrics by Verna Arvey --
LITTLE MOTHER, MIDTIDE, COQUETTE and BEREFT.

Includes an introduction and analysis by Ruth Robertson, DMA.
Price:   $18.90

William Grant Still: Songs of Separation
Vocal Collection

The highly-praised suite for voice by Still. A suite of art songs set to poems by five distinguished African-American poets, with introduction by Dr. Darryl Taylor.

For soprano.
Price:   $18.90

William Grant Still: Spirituals for Guitar and Voice
Guitar and Voice Collections

These two collections include these popular Spirituals for guitar and voice:

VOLUME I:
  • All God's Chillun Got Shoes,
  • Camp Meetin',
  • Gwinter Sing All Along De Way,
  • Keep Me F'om Sinkin' Down, and
  • Lawd, Ah Wants to be a Christian.
VOLUME II:
  • Great Day,
  • Ah got a Home In-a Dat Rock,
  • Peter, Go Ring Dem Bells,
  • Didn't Ma Lawd Deliver Daniel?, and
  • Mah Lawd Says He's Gonna Rain Down Fiah.
Volume I   Price:   $16.95
Volume II   Price:   $16.95

William Grant Still: Twelve Negro Spirituals
Voice and Piano

Collection includes:
  • I Got a Home in-a Dat Rock,
  • All Gods Chillun Got Shoes,
  • Camp Meetin',
  • Didn't Ma Lawd Deliver Daniel?,
  • Good News,
  • Great Day,
  • Gwinter Sing All Along de Way,
  • Keep Me from Sinkin' Down,
  • Listen to the Lambs,
  • Lawd, I Wants to be a Christian,
  • Mah Lawd Says He's Goin' to Rain Down Fiah,
  • Peter, Go Ring Dem Bells.

For solo voice and piano. Songs d, e, k, and j are sold singly as well, and g, h, and j are also available for SATB and piano.

Duration: 25 min.s,  Publisher: Handy Bros. / WGSM.
Price:   $42.50 ( formerly two volumes )

The New Negro Spirituals
Voice and Piano

Collection includes spirituals by Lettie Beckon Alston, Charles Brown, Cedric Dent, R. Nathaniel Dett, Jacqueline Hairston, Hall Johnson, Thomas Kerr, Betty Jackson King, Clarles Lloyd Jr., James Lee III, Undine Smith Moore, Hale Smith and Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson.

Compiled and edited by Dr. Willis C. Patterson.
( William Grant Still is not included in this collection. )
Price:   $39.95

Second Anthology of Art Songs by Black American Composers
Voice and Piano

Collection includes works by John W. Work III, Uzee Brown Jr., Adolphus Hailstork, J. Rosamond Johnson, Betty Jackson King, Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson and other African-American composers.

Also includes 2 CDs. Compiled and edited by Dr. Willis C. Patterson.
( William Grant Still is not included in this collection. )
Price:   $84.95 ( Includes 2 CDs )