Illustrations by Ann Ritchie
Intended to be used as a workbook for children. The teacher is encouraged to use additional songs and activities to enhance reading and writing skills. The book is written sequentially, but the teacher should feel free to change the order of the pages to suit the needs of the classroom. Reviews grade 4 materials, then covers re pentatonic, low ti, la pentachord, F#, key of G major, ti, whole rest, ti-tam, upbeat, dotted half note, 3 beat meter, and tim-ri. Includes lots of new songs (also a song index), and many ideas for using barred instruments in your lessons.
A-F: A La Claire Fontaine (By the Clear Fountain), Ah Vour Dirai-Je Mamam, Au Clair de La Lune (In the Moonlight), Aunt Rhody, Big Fat Biscuit, Blue, Brother John (Are you Sleeping?), Canoe Round, Cape Cod Girls, Cedar Swamp, Chairs to Mend, Chatter With the Angels, Come Thru ‘Na Hurry, Dance Josey, Dinah, Fed My Horse, Fire in the Mountain, (The) Frog in the Bog
G-L: Gallows Pole, (The) Goose Round, Great Big House in New Orleans, Hill and Gully Rider, Hogs In the Cornfield, Hop Old Squirrel, Hot Cross Buns, I Got a Letter This Morning, Ida Red, John Kanaka, Johnny Cuckoo, Johnson Boys, Knock the Cymbals, Land of the Silver Birch, `Liza Jane
M-R: Mama, Buy Me a Chiney Doll, (The) Noble Duke of York, (The) Old Grey Mare, Old Texas, On a Mountain, Over the River to Feed My Sheep (Charlie), Paw Paw Patch, Pourquoi, Redbirds and Blackbirds, Riding in the Buggy, Rocky Mountain
S-Z: Sailing on the Ocean, Sea-Lion Woman, Sioux Indian Lullaby, Skip to My Lou, Skipping Rope Song, Somebody’s Knocking at Your Door, This Old Man, Tideo, Turn the Glasses Over, Walter Jumped a Fox, Weevily Wheat, What’ll I Do With the Baby-o?, Whistle Daughter Whistle