This collection of traditional spirituals is filled with memorable moments artistically arranged for maximum expressive potential. From the rich harmonies of “Deep River” and “Wayfaring Stranger,” to the hopeful joy of “Bound for the Promised Land” and “The Old Ship of Zion,” this book has something for everyone, and the options of an SATB or SSA edition make this essential collection available to a variety of ensembles. Accompany with piano only, or use the optional string quintet and percussion orchestration to further enhance the work. Songs include: Poor Wayfaring Stranger; Keep Your Lamps; Deep River; Steal Away; Bound for the Promised Land; All My Trials; The Old Ship of Zion. Score and Parts (perc 1-2, vn 1-2, va, vc, db) available as a Printed Edition and as a digital download.