A Shaker Melody (A Version)


Serena O’Meara’s arrangement of Elder Joseph Brackett Jr.’s “A Shaker Melody” is for two lever or pedal harps. Also known as “Simple Gifts,” this famous shaker “quick dance” is a popular choice for many performance occasions. The melody is evenly divided between both harp parts. For a simpler, advanced beginner version of this tune, see O’Meara’s B Version arrangement.

This piece is a PDF download available in the following combinations:

  • Complete Set: $6.99
    (Includes score and parts in one file.)
  • Harp 1 only: $3.99
  • Harp 2 only: $3.99

Length: score and parts file is 19 pgs.; parts are 6 pgs.

Duration: @ 4:15