A Distant Shore
A Partner Song with "The Water Is Wide"
Music by Mary Donnelly / arr. George L. O. Strid
Alfred Choral Designs
This partner song arrangement of the best-loved American folk song "The Water Is Wide" features a new, folk-like, counter-melody. Moderate vocal ranges. The extended "echo" section is perfect for developing ages of any age. Flowing piano accompaniment. The 2-part voicing includes a descant which may be performed by a C instrument such as flute or bells. Destined to become a choral classic!