for SATB with divisi, upper-voice solo, and orchestra or piano Wilberg's masterful setting of this African-American spiritual begins with a female solo backed by static, high-pitched chords in the piano, then gradually builds momentum to finish in a jubilant and lively double forte.
Mack Wilberg (b.1955)
"It's a jolly arrangement . . . as with much of Wilberg's music, the result is pleasingly more than the sum of its parts." - Music Teahcer,