International Folk Songs for Voices & Orff Instruments by Shirley W. McRae.
Lively arrangements of new songs from every continent; special segment on Native-American, Anglo-American and African-American songs. Most songs use original language; translations included. Accompaniments utilize standard Orff instruments; native instruments optional. Native-style games or movement provided. Appropriate for grades 4-8.
Ritsch Ratsch (Sweden)
Crocodile Song (Canada)
Sur le Pont d’Avignon (France)
Ai Hai Yo (China)
The Bluebird (Ukraine)
Wo Ye Le (Tanzania)
Na Bahia Tem (Brazil)
Firsherman’s Song (Taiwan)
Wichita Stick Game (Native American-Wichita)
Wah Ta Ho (Native American-Zuni)
Oh, Watch the Starts (African American)
Little Bird (Anglo American)
Bought Me a Cat (Anglo American)