If You Can Walk You Can Dance (TBB)

Instrumentation/Voicing: 
TBB, piano, claves

An optimistic Zimbabwean proverb sets the stage for this contagiously joyful Latin dance song. This best-selling piece is full of surprises, including a brief a cappella interlude, some finger snapping, and a five second "break" during which the chorus members all just talk!

Audio: 

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Order Sheet Music
Catalog Number: 
SEA-022-05
Duration: 
4:00
Commissioned By: 
Farmington High School Friends of Music. Farmington, CT [Original SAB Version]
Awards: 

Winner, Euphonia Vocal Composition Competition

Performances: 

University of Michigan Men's Glee Club; Paul Rardin, conductor. Toledo, Granada, Medina del Rioseco, Atarfe, Cordóba and Madrid, SPAIN
Crane School of Music Men's Ensemble; Peter Durow, conductor. Potsdam, NY
Kantorei, The Singing Boys of Rockford; Joel Ross, conductor. Kodaly Educators National Conference, Chicago, IL
Perfect Harmony Men's Chorus; Ian W. Riddell and Ken Forney, conductors. Madison, WI
Haystack Choral Workshop; Rodney Eichenberger, conductor. Portland, OR

Text
Text Author or Source: 
Zimbabwean proverb
Language: 
English
Text: 

"If You Can Walk You Can Dance"
Text: Zimbabwean proverb

If you can walk you can dance,
If you can talk you can sing.