Jane Roman Pitt spent her early years in the musical atmosphere of Oberlin College. She graduated from Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan, with a B.A. in Music Education, and summa Cum laude from Eastern Michigan University with an M.A. in Music Theory and Literature. She studied composition with William Albright and Anthony Iannoccone. Jane won the grand prize in the international choral competition of the Amadeus Choir of Toronto, l997.
A choral arrangement of "Iowa Gold" is now available, set for two/three voice parts and piano accompaniment. With flowing melody and beautiful harmonies, "Iowa Gold" is appropriate for elementary through beginning high school choirs and community choirs.
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If I Take The Wings #993291
“Jane Roman Pitt’s piece, “If I Take The Wings” (from Psalm 139) is a lovely flowing a cappella musical setting for SATB choir.
The English is expressed sensitively and allows the singers to enjoy the beautiful sweep of the music and the lushness of the chords.
“ We use it often in services, to the delight of the congregation. It is a gem. “ - Cantor Lori Corrsin Congregation Emanu-El of the City of New York
“Remember” approaches Hanukah from the historical perspective—no latkes or dredels in sight—and tells the story of ancient courage and faith with an original poetic text.
It is an a capella piece for SATB choir of easy intermediate level with flute and tambourine accompaniment.
A simple key change and section for solo quartet add to the interest. It is perfect for high school, temple, or community choirs.