by Jill Trinka
Enrich children’s lives with this delightful collection of traditional music.Play the CD at school, at home, and in the car for enjoyment or study.
The book-and-CD collections feature:
ï Song transcriptions
ï Directions for all games and play parties
ï Both simple and more advanced directions
ï Song history and comparative source information
ï Suggestions for use in music curricula
ï Music reading examples based on the folk songs
ï Complete indices of subject matter, instrumentation, song typeñgrade level, meter and time signatures, tone sets, melodic elements and patterns, and rhythmic elements and patterns
CONTENTS: CHARLIEíS NEST ï CUMBERLAND GAP ï DOWN CAME A LADY ï GREEN COFFEE GROWS ON WHITE OAK TREES ï GWANROUNí RABBIT ï HINX MINX ï THE HOBOíS LULLABY ï I WANT TO BE A FARMER ï IíVE BEEN TO HAARLEM ï IíSE THE BíY ï JESU, JOY OF MANíS DESIRING ï JOHN, THE RABBIT ï THE KEEPER ï LADY, LADY ï PAPER OF PINS ï PAW PAW PATCH ï PUSH THE BUSINESS ï THE NORTH WIND DOTH BLOW ï THE RIDDLE SONG ï SCRAPINí UP SAND IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SEA ï SIMPLE GIFTS ï THOMAS A. TATTAMUS ï WALL FLOWERS ï WHO KILLED THE ROBIN? ï WHOíS THAT?