Holiday, Billie (Williams) God Bless the Child

10 Trombones & Rhythm Section

  • Holiday, Billie (Williams)

    God Bless the Child (Williams) [solo trombone & nonet]

    Jazz. Standard. For solo trombone and 9-part trombone ensemble (10 trombones total) with rhythm section. God Bless the Child is a song written by Billie Holiday and Arthur Herzog Jr. in 1939. Holiday's version was honored with a Grammy in 1976. The lyrics are inspired by a personal event in Holiday's life and a quote from the Bible. The song has been recorded by dozens of artists over the years. Marc Williams' 6-minute all instrumental arrangement is inspired by the Blood Sweat & Tears version from1969. -the publisher

    # solo trombone and trombone ensemble

    • Category: 10 Trombones & Rhythm Section
    • Item: 106352
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