HL 00145629 First, We Sing! Songbook Two


HL 00145629  FIRST WE SING! SONGBOOK TWO  More Songs and Games for the Music Class (Songbook 2)

Composer: Susan Brumfield

First, We Sing! Songbook Two is a collection of 18 more children’s songs, rhymes and games from around the world, selected, transcribed and annotated by Dr. Susan Brumfield. Whether you are looking for new songs to add to your repertoire, or for new ways to teach familiar favorites, Songbook Two is loaded with more fresh ideas for the music class. This second volume in a series designed to bring delightfully singable songs and practical pedagogy together is perfect for use in both home and school. Songbook Two also features extension activities for the classroom, historical references, pedagogical indices and suggestions for including these songs in the First We Sing! literacy-based music series available from Hal Leonard. This second volume comes with DIGITAL ACCESS to demonstration recordings featuring Inner Voices, a group of 8-12 year old singers from The West Texas Children’s Chorus, and PDF songsheets for projection or print options. Songbook Two includes suggestions for Orff instruments and recorder, along with seasonal and holiday songs, singing games and songs just for fun. Ideally suited for teaching musical skills, this collection provides a “vocabulary” of music and play from which children can draw today. Adults and kids of all ages will discover the fun and enjoyment of listening, learning, singing and playing these songs for generations to come!

Song List
Autumn Canon
Bluebells, Cockleshells
Dry Bones Come Skipping
Duerme Pronto (El Canto De Madre)
Going Down To Cairo
Green Sally Up
Let Me Out
Madalina Catalina
Mbombela (The Train Comes)
Needle’s Eye
Nine Hundred Miles
Oro, My Little Boat
Pop Goes The Weasel
Sailing On The Ocean
Ships Are Sailing
Skip To My Lou
Ye Toop Doram