This wonderful collection compiled and edited by Ysaye M. Barnwell features three original compositions and one traditional song arrangement by each of the five singing members. The songs are presented in choral score for easy use by vocal ensembles. Also includes a moving foreword by Harry Belafonte, an introduction by Horace Clarence Boyer, the group’s “Her-story,” a discography with album covers, photos, and extensive composer’s and performance notes. Available: SATB divisi a cappella.
Singing for Freedom
A concert for the child in each of us! Recorded live at the world-renowned Glide Memorial Church of San Francisco, this powerful Sweet Honey concert trransforms the audience of adults and children into a united congregation, singing, moving and joining hands together. Singing for Freedom movie Includes interviews with children, commentary by group founder Bernice Johnson Reagon.
Raise Your Voice
Aired nationally on PBS for the first time on June 29th, 2005, this DVD is a wonderful shapshot of the life of Sweet Honey in the Rock during their 30th anniversary year. Includes many live performances, life on the road, interviews with the members of the group and more. A special highlight is concert footage of the special collaboration between Sweet Honey and the band founded by Bernice Johnson Reagon’s daughter, Toshi Reagon and Big Lovely.