And Still We Rise

Author of source poem: Maya Angelou

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First Line: The women long ignored still rise from sacred page
Title: And Still We Rise
Author of source poem: Maya Angelou
Source: "Still I Rise," Maya Angelou
Refrain First Line: And still they rise
Copyright: Words © 2016 Jann Aldredge-Clanton

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DARWALL

Composed by John Darwall (b. Haughton, Staffordshire, England, 1731; d. Walsall, Staffordshire, England, 1789), DARWALL'S 148TH was first published as a setting for Psalm 148 in Aaron William's New Universal Psalmodist (1770) with only soprano and bass parts. The harmonization dates from the ninete…

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