The sheet music for What A Wonderful World written by, is available below.What a Wonderful World is one of the most popular songs from the singer Louis Armstrong, which was first released as a single in 1968. The song was composed by George David Weiss, Bob Thiele (also known as George Douglas) wrote the lyrics.The lyrics, written during the Vietnam War, describe the beauty of the simple things in this world, and Louis Armstrong always comes to the conclusion that the world is wonderful ('And I think to myself, what a wonderful world.' )Israel Kamakawiwo'ole covered the song, who hit the charts with a medley of What a Wonderful World and and Over the Rainbow.
But many other renowned artists such as Celine Dion and The Flaming Lips also covered the song.In order to see the sheet music for What A Wonderful World please click on the preview button next to the score you are interested in.We have 30 arrangements of this song available for 12 instruments.
On this page you will find links to several of my compositions and arrangements for the. Most of these arrangements were commissioned by the NOJO. (Many thanks to and Ronald Markham).
Wonderful World Orchestral Score 2017
Please click on the title to download ZIP files containing the scores and parts in PDF format. I have also included the Sibelius/Finale files in case you need to create parts in different transpositions. There are some links to You Tube where you can hear recordings of two of the arrangements that I did for Dee Dee Bridgewater. I plan to add more arrangements and recordings in the near future.
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Wonderful World Song
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