Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child (Trumpet and Piano)

Traditional Spiritual. Arr :- Johnny Jones.
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"Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherss Child" is a traditional Negro Spiritual. The song dates back to the era of slavery in the United States, when it wascommonpractice to sell children of slaves away from their parents.

The song is clearly an expression of anguish and despair as it conveys the hopelessness of a child who has lost its mother.

It has been recorded by many notable artists. Van Morrison, Eric Clapton and the trumpeter WYNTON MARSALIS, just to name a few.

Also arranged as a Brass Quintet; and as a solo for Trumpet or Trombone with String Orchestra accompaniment; and, as a Trombone solo with piano accompaniment. Please se my webpage for further details.

Score ID
Traditional Spiritual. Arr :- Johnny Jones.
Year of composition
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
3 minutes
Solo Trumpet in Bb + piano
Instrumental parts

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