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Sit Down, You're Rocking The Boat

From the musical

Guys and Dolls

Music by Frank Loesser

The song was introduced in the Broadway musical Guys and Dolls which opened at the 46th Street Theatre on November 24, 1950. In the context of the show, gambler Nicely-Nicely Johnson invents a dream about being saved from hell in order to bring together the members of the prayer meeting. It was performed on stage by Stubby Kaye who later reprised his role as Nicely-Nicely Johnson in the 1953 London production as well as the 1955 film version of the play.

    Release Date: 1950

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David Wright : Barbershop Broadway for Ladies Vol 1 : SSAA : Sheet Music Collection

David Wright : Barbershop Broadway for Ladies Vol 1

David Wright is considered by many to be perhaps the most talented barbershop arranger there is and his arrangement are creative, rewarding and fun to sing. And here he arranges songs by some of the finest songwriters of show tunes including Andrew Lloyd Weber, Richard Rodgers, Stephen Sondheim and Frank Loesser. This collection really is a must-have for all serious female barbershop singers.

Songlist: The Music of the Night, I Have Dreamed, Back In Business, Sit Down, You're Rocking The Boat

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Voicing: SSAA | 7776b | Sheet Music Collection | $14.95 | A Cappella

Jonathan Wikeley : Just Voices - Showtunes : SSA. / SAT : Songbook : 884088625641 : 1847726895 : 14041564

Jonathan Wikeley : Just Voices - Showtunes

The perfect introduction to unaccompanied three-part choral singing! Each book in the Just Voices series contains ten themed songs in simple a cappella arrangements created especially for beginners. Complete with piano reductions for easy rehearsal, all of the songs in the book can be sung by either SSA or SAT choir, making Just Voices the most enjoyable and flexible introduction to unaccompanied choral singing available. Just Voices Showtunes brings together ten stage songs that make an ideal introduction to mastering the a cappella style.

Songlist: Close Every Door, One, Pick A Pocket Or Two, Seasons Of Love, Sit Down, You're Rocking The Boat, Sunrise, Sunset, The Rhythm Of Life, Tomorrow Belongs To Me, Whistle Down The Wind, You'll Never Walk Alone

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Voicing: SSA. / SAT | 7262b | Songbook | $14.95 | A Cappella

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Sit Down, You're Rocking The Boat : SSAA : David Wright : Frank Loesser : Guys and Dolls : Songbook : 00363299

David Wright : Sit Down, You're Rocking The Boat

The song was introduced in the Broadway musical Guys and Dolls. Arranged here by barbershop legend David Wright.

Arranger: David Wright | Composer: Frank Loesser | Musical: Guys and Dolls

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Voicing: SSAA | Sheet Music | $3.20 | A Cappella |
00363299 | Digital Version Available
Other Voicings: TTBB, TTBB

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