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Opening song for the millennium NBC telecast of the 74th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade as performed by America Sings!

“Believe in the Music” is a dynamic Glee-style pop choral rock song written as a high-energy opening number for concerts. This edition includes the octavo for SATB voices with piano accompaniment and optional instrument parts for: Conductor/Studio Horns, Bb Trumpet 1&2, Tenor Saxophone, Trombone, Guitar, Bass and Drums.

LYRIC SHEET*
BELIEVE IN THE MUSIC
by JEFFREY ERIC FUNK

VERSE 1
Calling out from the darkness
Voices of hope echo through the land
Shining bright, there’s a new dawn
Driven by dreams, we will take a stand
We can
Search for promise and truth
Reach for stars in the sky
We’ll find peace in the wonder
Rhythm and rhyme
And with music in my heart
I’m gonna fly!

CHORUS
You’ve got to believe in the music
Feel its power set you free
Believe in the music
I can feel it lifting, pushing
Calling, guiding me…
Yes, I believe in the music

VERSE 2
Just imagine a future
Lifted by love
Let your heart fly free
Dream of better tomorrows
We’ll make the world
Sing in harmony
You’ll see
With a voice that is strong
We’ll have hope we can share
With our song we can chase away
All despair
If you reach out or call me, I will be there

CHORUS
You’ve got to believe in the music
Feel its power set you free
Believe in the music
I can feel it lifting, pushing
Calling, guiding me…
Yes, I believe in the music

BRIDGE
Oh, I’ll lift my hands
I’ll lift them high
Reach for the mountains
Touch the sky
I’ll pull the stars down
One by one
The magic of music
Has begun

CHORUS 2x

*Lyric sheet provided by author/publisher and is used by permission

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From Glee Club Smarties™ comes a lullaby, Music of My Dreams, for SATB, Three-Part Mixed and SSA choirs with piano accompaniment. Optimized for all devices, this Kindle edition includes engraved melody-oriented sheet music and real page numbers.

“MUSIC OF MY DREAMS” by JEFFREY ERIC FUNK (ASCAP)

Just past midnight, while I sleep
A song drifts through my mind
As the moonlight bathes the sea
I hear a lullaby
Such sweetly blending beauty
Hear the angels sing

And I woke softly, pausing then
To hear the music of my dreams
Gentle harps and whistling flutes
Play on and on in my dreams

While the night wind cools my room
I search my memory
And hear a phantom serenade
Of haunting melody
Just listen, join me as we
Journey to the dawn

And I woke softly, pausing then
To hear the music of my dreams
Gentle harps and whistling flutes
Play on and on in my dreams

I dream of sun-bright ocean skies
And I hear mighty waves
Whispering their evening song
Proud music of the storm

Music, the music of my dreams
Only, I can hear it
Calling me, guiding me home
And I will always hear the song
Play on and on in my dreams
Play on and on in my dreams

*Lyric sheet provided by the author/publisher and is used by permission.

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OUT OF THE ROLLING OCEAN [choral series]

From the composer of Glee Club Smarties™ comes a sea shanty for mixed choir (SATB), men’s choir (TBB) and women’s choir (SSA/opt. Two-Part) with piano accompaniment. “Out of the Rolling Ocean” will lull whomever hears it like a siren’s song in the night. Adapted from the poem, “Out of the Rolling Ocean the Crowd” by Walt Whitman. Written and composed by Jeffrey Eric Funk.

OUT OF THE ROLLING OCEAN

Out of the rolling ocean
The crowd came a voice
Whispering “I love you
Before long I must go”

I’ve come a long, long way
Merely to look on you
I could not go till I found you

Behold the ocean and the land
Hear the music of the storm
No one can separate us

Now we have met
We have look’d
We are safe
Return in peace to the ocean
I too am part of the sea

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POEMS & DRAWINGS

It’s Raining Reindeer Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Christmas Album · Christmas Audio CD

Libretto Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Album · Audio CD

Libretto Encore Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Album · Audio CD

SONGBOOKS

Songbook #1 Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Album · Audio CD

Songbook #2 Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Album · Audio CD

Songbook #3 Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Album · Audio CD 

Songbook #4 Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Album · Audio CD

Christmas Songbook Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Album · Audio CD 

Girls Can Sing! Songbook Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Album · Audio CD

Musical Concept Songbook Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Album · Audio CD

Glee Club Smarties™ Complete Songbook Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Album · Audio CD

EASY PIANO

Easy Piano #1 Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Album · Audio CD

Easy Piano #2 Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Album · Audio CD

Easy Piano #3 Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Album · Audio CD 

Easy Piano #4 Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Album · Audio CD

Christmas Easy Piano Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Album · Audio CD 

Girls Can Sing! Easy Piano Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Album · Audio CD

Musical Concept Easy Piano Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Album · Audio CD

CHORAL

Caged Bird SATB Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Album · Audio CD

I Swing the Eighth Notes, Therefore I Am SATB Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 · Audio CD

The Majesty and the Power SATB Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 Album · Audio CD

LULLABY

Music of My Dreams Paperback · Kindle Edition · MP3 · Audio CD

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JEFF FUNK has written hundreds of choral works published by Warner Bros. Publications with more than 2 million copies in print. His music has also been published by CPP/Belwin, Kimmel Publications, Hope Publishing Company, Alfred Music Publishing and Carl Fischer Music. He wrote the opening song for the NBC telecast of the 74th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. He owns the music publishing company, Whisper the Name Jeff Funk.

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What’s a winter choral concert without a few of Jeff Funk’s classic holiday arrangements? Here’s a batch of proven crowd-pleasers…

YOU’RE A MEAN ONE MR. GRINCH 
Lyrics by Dr. Seuss, music by Albert Hague / arr. Jeff Funk
SATBThree-Part MixedTBBUnison/opt. Two-Part

JEFF FUNK’S DANCE OF THE SUGAR-PLUM FAIRY 
For Voices A Cappella Music by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky / arr. Jeff Funk
SATB, SSAA, TTBB, Three-Part Mixed

THE NUTCRACKER SUITE CHORAL COLLECTION for SATB voices, a cappella. Includes: Nutcracker March · Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy · Russian Dance · Waltz of the Flowers

Other Bestsellers
Russian Dance (from The Nutcracker Suite) SATB, a cappella, SSAA, a cappella
Nutcracker March (from The Nutcracker Suite) SATB, a cappella
Waltz of the Flowers (from The Nutcracker Suite) SATB, a cappella
Parade of the Wooden Soldiers SATB, a cappella

The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don’t Be Late) Unison/opt. Two-Part
J.B.M.C.A.— Jingle Bells Meets the Village People! TBB
Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Unison/opt. Two-Part
Sleigh Ride Unison/opt. Two-Part
Winter Wonderland Unison/opt. Two-Part
Star of Wonder (A Men’s Choir Christmas Medley) TTBB
The Little Drummer Boy TBB

Winter Wonders: Classroom Song Kit Unison/opt. Two-Part
Merry Christmas To All [piano/vocal songbook]

JEFF FUNK CHORAL

Posted: June 16, 2013 in Uncategorized
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I SWING THE EIGHTH NOTES, THEREFORE I AM [Kindle Edition] (choral with parts for rhythm section)

The Jazz Age is the rage. And now I Swing the Eighth Notes, Therefore I Am [Kindle Edition] sheet music is a click away! —JF

I SWING THE EIGHTH NOTES, THEREFORE I AM

by Jeff Funk

Well you know that dude who was really smart—
He came from France and his name was Descartes
He sat and thought like no other man and said,
“I think, therefore I am.”

Did you know that Descartes had a brother
Who play jazz like no other? He said,
“I swing the eighth notes just as fast as I can…
I swing the eighth notes, therefore I am.”

I swing the eighth notes, therefore I am
If you don’t swing your eighth notes,
You jazzy tunes just won’t jam
‘Coz when you play jazz you gotta play by the rules
‘Coz the people who don’t swing ‘em are the people who ain’t cool

Descartes’ brother, he had a name
That went down in the hall of fame
His first name was “Doo”
His last name was “Bop”
He had a middle initial of “S” that stood for “Shoo-bie Doo-bie Bop”

BREAKAWAY (solos ad lib.)

Doo doo Shoo-bie Doo-bie Bop, baby.
Doot doot
Doot doot
Doo doo Shoo-bie Doo-bie Bop, baby.
Doot doot
Doot doot
I swing the eighth notes, therefore I am.

CHORUS

Published by WHISPER THE NAME JEFF FUNK (ASCAP). All rights reserved. International copyright secured.

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Posted: May 31, 2013 in Uncategorized
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THE MAJESTY AND THE POWER [Kindle Edition] (choral)

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The Majesty and the Power is an inspirational anthem for S.A.T.B. voices and piano written and composed by Jeffrey Eric Funk ideal for community choirs or sacred services.

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And now I Swing the Eighth Notes Therefore I Am [Kindle Edition] sheet music is a click away! ~JF

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Posted: February 18, 2012 in Uncategorized
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Singles from Glee Club Smarties™ a new musical by Jeffrey Eric Funk · Selections from Glee Club Smarties™ A New Musical (Concept Album) coming in September