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2 for The Turile Creek Chorale, Dr.

Timothy Seeling, Artistic Director


VARIATIONS ON "JINGLE BELLS"
for S.A.T.B. voices, soprano solo, & piano accompaniment**
Arranged by MARK HAYES (ASCAP) Words and Music by JOHN PIERPONT
Additional lyrics by MARK HAYES (ASCAP)
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Presto (J = ca. 152-160)
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Accomp. < s leigh bells
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jin-gle, jin-gle, jin - gle, jin - gle, jin - gle. jin - gle, jin - gle. jin - gle, jin - gle, jin - gle,

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Performance lime: approx. 5:33


*If using th accompaniment track, this beli cue will serve as a pitch and rhythmic indicator.
**Also available: TTBB voicing (C 0316): Accompaniment/Performance CD (CDOI 15): Instrurnental ensemble (LB0387);
4-octave handbell choir (LCI202)

Copyright O 2001, SHAWNEE PRESS, INC., NASHVILLE, TN 37212


International Copyright Secured Ali Rights Reserved
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one-horseo-pensleigh. Hey! Jin -gle bells, jin -gle bells, jin -gle ali th way;

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Oh,whatfunit is tonde in a one-horseo-pen sleigh._

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hey, hey, hey, hey, hey, hey, hey! Ring - a-

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one - borse o - pen sleigh. Hey! Jin-glebellsjin-glebells, jin-gleall th way;

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fun, ride in a sleigh.

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*If using th accompaniment track, this beli cue sounds just before th downbeat of th next measure,
giving th soloist time for a breath.
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*If using th accompaniment track, this beli cue sounds just before th downbeat of th next measure,
giving th soloist time for a breath.
**If using th accompaniment track, you will hear two clicks in tempo at th end of measure 140,
signaling th downbeat of measure 141, as well as th new tempo. A 2155
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142

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(end solo)

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Jin - g - in' jan - g - in' jin - gl-

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in' jin - g - in' jing - jang, Jin - g - in" jan - g - in' jin - g - in' jin - g - in' jing - jang,

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J i n - g - i n ' j a n - g - i n ' j i n - g - i n ' j i n - g - i n ' jing - jang, Jin - gle_ bells
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oh, can't you bear those jin gle_ bells?

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Jin - gle_ blls ring - ing_ good news on_ th way.


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Jin gle ali th way._
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Jin - gle jan - gle ring them

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Jin - gle jan - gle jin - gle jan- gle_

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