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Folk Voiceworks - 30 Traditional Songs

Song NameComposer
Section I: Work
Roll the Old Chariot Along
Paddy on the Railway
Byker Hill
Rap Her to Bank
Section II: Of the Land
Mow Me Down My Meadow
The Barley Mow
Follow the Heron
John Barleycorn
Sumer is icumen in
Section III: Protest and Politics
The Blackleg Miner
Union MinerGeorge Evans
The Spinner's Wedding
The Jute Mill SongMary Brooksbank
The Troubles of ErinVin Garbutt
The Song of the WeaverJohn Kirkpatrick
Section IV: Reflection
Migildi, Magildi
Yr Hen Wr Mwyn (My Dear Old Man)
Unst Boat Song
Coorie DoonMatt McGinn
Keep You in PeaceSarah Morgan
Section V: Love
Wild Mountain ThymeFrancis McPeake
Pleasant and Delightful
Dacw 'Nghariad (There's My Sweetheart)
Section VI: Ritual and Custom
Hunting the Wren
The Pace Egging Song
The Holly and the Ivy
Sweet Chiming Bells
ChariotsJohn Kirkpatrick

Folk Voiceworks is an outstanding collection of traditional songs following the Voiceworks model for children of around KS2 level (ages 7-11) upwards. Presenting 30 fantastic traditional songs, from unison to 4-part harmony, this is a rich resource for choirs everywhere. With a CD and supporting teaching notes, Folk Voiceworks is a complete handbook for singing for all teachers and choir leaders. The Voiceworks handbooks for singing are now firmly established as a resource that encourages and supports those who help other people to sing well and with confidence. Their hallmark is a wide range of accessible material, with teaching notes to guide the leader/conductor in promoting good practice and technique for enjoyable and healthy singing. The repertoire and arrangements are flexible to cater for unison and part-singing, by voices at all stages of development, and varying levels of experience.

Item code: 9560B | Songbook & 2 CDs | $49.95 add item to cart
World | Kids | 180 Pages | Softcover | 9 x 12 | British Isles

Music series: Voiceworks

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