Click Here for Christian Sheet Music!Whether sung in church, Sunday School, or around the campfire, Kum Ba Ya is another of the most well known hymnsongs in American culture. Sung around the world in various forms, Kum Ba Ya (also occasionally spelled Kum Bah Yah or Kum Bah Ya) is easy to sing or play on any instrument. This document contains links to sheet music for Kum Ba Ya for all common concert band instruments as well as voice.

The origins of this song remain unclear. Some attribute Kum Ba Yah to a New York City minister named Marvin Frey, originally with wholly english lyrics. The song travelled around the world as sung by American missionaries and eventually returned to the United States with the first line altered to reflect the Angolan words for "Come By Here." Other disparaging histories attribute the song to a group known as the Society for the Preservation fo Spirituals. For more detailed information about this song consider visiting the Kum Ba Ya page at Wikipedia . You may also be interested in reading an interesting article about the meaning of the words Kum Ba Ya.

Kum Ba Ya - Hymn Song

Free Sheet Music For The Traditional Hymn and Campfire Song, "Kum Ba Ya"

 

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1Kum Bah Yah VoiceKum Bah Yah Voice18.04 KB1147 times
2Kum Bah Yah VoiceKum Bah Yah Voice10.31 KB1208 times
3Kum Bah Yah TubaKum Bah Yah Tuba17.86 KB758 times
4Kum Bah Yah TubaKum Bah Yah Tuba9.75 KB662 times
5Kum Bah Yah TrumpetKum Bah Yah Trumpet17.88 KB878 times
6Kum Bah Yah TrumpetKum Bah Yah Trumpet11.11 KB715 times
7Kum Bah Yah TromboneKum Bah Yah Trombone17.83 KB870 times
8Kum Bah Yah TromboneKum Bah Yah Trombone9.72 KB602 times
9Kum Bah Yah ScoreKum Bah Yah Score19.04 KB920 times
10Kum Bah Yah ScoreKum Bah Yah Score20.44 KB929 times
11Kum Bah Yah PercussionKum Bah Yah Percussion17.67 KB715 times
12Kum Bah Yah PercussionKum Bah Yah Percussion6.96 KB738 times
13Kum Bah Yah HornKum Bah Yah Horn17.83 KB714 times
14Kum Bah Yah HornKum Bah Yah Horn9.76 KB575 times
15Kum Bah Yah FluteKum Bah Yah Flute17.83 KB825 times
16Kum Bah Yah FluteKum Bah Yah Flute9.75 KB700 times
17Kum Bah Yah Clarinet In BbKum Bah Yah Clarinet In Bb17.87 KB795 times
18Kum Bah Yah Clarinet In BbKum Bah Yah Clarinet In Bb11.11 KB726 times
19Kum Bah Yah Alto SaxophoneKum Bah Yah Alto Saxophone9.88 KB845 times
20Kum Ba Ya Alto SaxophoneKum Ba Ya Alto Saxophone17.84 KB897 times

 

The Words or Lyrics To Kum Ba Yah:

 

Kumbaya, my Lord, kumbaya

Kumbaya, my Lord, kumbaya

Kumbaya, my Lord, kumbaya

O Lord, kumbaya

 

Someone’s laughing, Lord, kumbaya

Someone’s laughing, Lord, kumbaya

Someone’s laughing, Lord, kumbaya

O Lord, kumbaya

 

Someone’s crying, Lord, kumbaya

Someone’s crying, Lord, kumbaya

Someone’s crying, Lord, kumbaya

O Lord, kumbaya

 

Someone’s praying, Lord, kumbaya

Someone’s praying, Lord, kumbaya

Someone’s praying, Lord, kumbaya

O Lord, kumbaya

 

Someone’s singing, Lord, kumbaya

Someone’s singing, Lord, kumbaya

Someone’s singing, Lord, kumbaya

O Lord, kumbaya

 

Kumbaya, my Lord, kumbaya

Kumbaya, my Lord, kumbaya

Kumbaya, my Lord, kumbaya

O Lord, kumbaya

 


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