Erie Canal

Roger Ames

About this work:
A humorous arrangement of the Erie Canal drinking song. This is a melody less known but far more exciting about the river boat wranglers and their penchant for drinking and wild living. SATB with piano, and recorded in song form by Thomas Hampson on his album "Old Songs Re-sung," EMI records. Available from
Version: SATB with piano
Year composed: 1987
Duration: 00:03:40
Ensemble type: Chorus, with or without Solo Voices:Chorus with Keyboard
Instrumentation: 1 Piano
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