King David's Dance

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Price: $149.00

Duration: 4 minutes

Grade: 5/6

Premiere: November, 1997, Williamsville East High School Wind Ensemble at the New York State School Music Association Conference, Kiamesha Lake, New York, Stephen Shewan, conductor

The inspiration for King David’s Dance comes from the second book of Samuel, chapter 7: “And David Danced before the Lord with all his might.”

The frenzied dance is an eclectic mix of contemporary, jazz and pop elements, including syncopated dance rhythms, melodic riffs, call and response, and a shout chorus.

Purchase this CD: Parables of God and Man. Music of Stephen Shewan Volume 2, Albany Records TROY 349