Wade in the water sheet music free


These country classic song lyrics are the property of the respective artist, authors and labels, they are intended solely for educational purposes and private study only. The chords provided are my interpretation and their accuracy is not guaranteed. Step Into The Water lyrics and chords are ... Format : Sheet music Wade In The Water is a terrific traditional American spiritual, brilliantly adapted and arranged here by Steven Porter for SATB. With a healthy dose of rock rhythm, this is a compelling and lively song that will entertain and excite both choirs and audiences. Wade In The Water: / Am wade in the water, E G F wade in the water children, Am wade in the water, Am E Am God?s gonna trouble the water. / Am G F E Jordan?s river is deep and wide, Am E Am These directions then enabled fleeing slaves to make their way north from Mobile, Alabama to the Ohio River and freedom. Taken at face value, the "drinking gourd" refers to the hollowed out gourd used by slaves (and other rural Americans) as a water dipper. ***Wade In The Water is one of the spirituals that has many secret codes embedded within the song apart from the lyrics referencing the Christian tradition of baptism. Often the religious rite of sprinkling water onto a person’s forehead or of the immersion of a person’s body in water,...