I Don’t Feel Anyways Tired

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Traditional Spiritual
SATB voices a cappella
Published by Fresh Ayre Music

I found this song in the John and Ruby Lomax collection from the Library of Congress. The style is modeled on recordings heard there and from the singing of Sweet Honey in the Rock. This arrangement is also found in the medley “I Know My Time Ain’t Long” (FAM-1041-01).

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1. There’s a better day a-comin’, Hallelu!
Lord, it’s comin’ down in glory, Hallelu!

Refrain:
Well, I don’t feel like I’se anyways tired,
Just gimme that old Glory Hallelu!
I hope to shout in Glory when this old world’s on fire.
Just gimme that old Glory Hallelu!

2. Can’t you hear those angels singin’, Hallelu!
Lord, they’re singin’ round in Glory, Hallelu!

REFRAIN

2. Can’t you hear those mourners moanin’, Hallelu!
Lord, they’re moanin’ down in Glory, Hallelu!

REFRAIN

Additional information

Voicing

Mixed, Women