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Top 5 Classical Music for Hispanic Heritage Month by Composer Sabrina Peña Young

Top 5 Classical Music for Hispanic Heritage Month by Composer Sabrina Peña Young

sabrina young filmWhat is Hispanic Heritage Month? Every year the United States celebrates the accomplishments and achievements of its Latino citizens. Hispanic Heritage Month people groups include those of Latin American descent, those from Spain or Portugal, and the indigenous people of the Americas. While "Hispanic" typically refers to those of Spanish (Spain) origin, Hispanic Heritage Month has grown to include a wide array of talented musicians, leaders, politicians, artists, athletes, scientists, and more from the Latino diaspora. 

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with these classical works by award-winning Latina composer Sabrina Peña Young. These works are ideal for any Hispanic Heritage celebration, Hispanic Heritage activities, and other celebrations of Latinos. Sabrina Peña Young is of Cuban and Dominican origin. Her works have been premiered throughout Europe, Australia, Asia, and the Americas and range from large scale works like her Creation Oratorio to smaller chamber pieces and electroacoustic compositions like Enigma. 

Download sheet music and albums for your next concert, classroom, or event. Commission a new work for your ensemble by contacting her directly at:

Theme for Young Love (or Song for the Forgotten Rose)for Soprano, Flute, and Piano

Beautiful romantic classical work for soprano, flute, and piano. A lovely wedding song or love song about a forgotten rose and a lost traveler. Ideal for recitals, concerts, pedagogy, or special events like weddings, anniversaries, and Valentine's Day. First written for the composer's own wedding day in 2006 and republished later under the title "Song for the Forgotten Rose". Download here

Theme for Young Love is also available for Flute, Marimba and Piano here.

Spiritus Soundtrack (Album)

Sabrina Young recently released the exciting Spiritus Motion Picture Soundtrack for her science fiction animated film Spiritus. With exciting symphonic orchestra, electronic, and truly cinematic movie music, you can enjoy a riveting musical experience like no other. 

Download from the Apple Store here:

Hear the Rain 

For Children's Choir
Delightful and easy call-and-response beginner song inspired by African-American spirituals. Can be for beginner choir, used in the classroom as an exercise, used in recital, or excellent for recording for a community choir. The "Teacher" role can be a soloist, the instructor, or another choir. Ideal for elementary to college, community, and professional choral ensembles. Composed by award-winning Cuban-American composer and seasoned educator. A fun lovely piece! Download here for only $2.84.

Turtle Songs for Beginner Piano

Easy Piano solo, duet, and trio (with teacher) written for beginning piano students. Inspired by the movement of turtles in the water. A delightful and fun piece for any piano studio or recital. Simple to play, yet melodic and musical. Download here.

Spirit of Praise

For Church Choir, Caribbean inspired Anthem

A fun rhythmic praise song SATB inspired by music from the Caribbean. Ideal for the high school choir, amateur church choir, professional singers, and for Sunday morning service, Black History Month, Hispanic Heritage Month, or world music days. Choir directors are encouraged to add percussion instruments like maracas, congas, or bongos to live performance. A fun tune that will make your choir smile! Great for praise and worship! Download here.

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