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Hal Leonard Songs and Rhythms of a Nation - A Journey of American Heritage Through Rhyme, Rhythm and Song (Orff)

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EXPERIENCE major historical events and people who helped shape America into what it is today. Through rhyme, rhythm and song, meet people like Betsy Ross, Paul Revere and Benjamin Franklin, and experi... Click To Read More About This Product

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EXPERIENCE major historical events and people who helped shape America into what it is today. Through rhyme, rhythm and song, meet people like Betsy Ross, Paul Revere and Benjamin Franklin, and experience historical events like the Alamo, the Lewis and Clark Expedition, the Oregon Trail and many other adventures. Feel the embarrassment and pain George Washington felt when he had to have false teeth! These and other delightful stories await you in this masterful resource of American heritage, designed to appeal to people of all ages. EXPLORE the unique character of each of the 50 states through a variety of popular folk melodies that have survived hundreds of years, along with hand-clapping games, rounds, as well as newly-composed pieces. Rhythmic ostinato patterns have even been provided if you want to accompany the numerous raps and rhymes with unpitched and body percussion. Movement activities, games, dances and Orff instrumental accompaniments will further enhance your enjoyment and understanding of the plethora of folk songs in this book. SHARE in the creative way the history of America has been presented here, and see how ordinary people throughout America expressed and continue to express their values, traditions and life experiences through song! Over 100 songs including: Alabama Gal; America, the Beautiful; Arkansas Traveler; Battle Hymn of the Republic; The Colorado Trail; Goin' to Boston; Home on the Range; I've Been Working on the Railroad; Mississippi Boatman's Song; My Home's in Montana; Old Brass Wagon; Old Paul Bunyan's Camp; Old Dan Tucker; On the Banks of the Sacramento; On Top of Old Smoky; Simple Gifts; The Star Spangled Banner; Swanee River; Sweet Betsy From Pike; There Are Many Flags; and more! Available: collection (with reproducible pages). For all ages.


Song List:
Above The Plain
Acres Of Clams (Old Settler's Song)
Alabama Gal
All The Pretty Little Horses
Aloha Oe
Amazing Grace
America, The Beautiful
Angel Band
The Arizona Way
Arkansas Traveler
The Ash Grove
Baltimore Legends
Battle Hymn Of The Republic
Billy The Kid
Cedar Swamp
Chicken On A Fence Post
The Colorado Trail
Cornstalk Fiddle And A Shoestring Bow
The Crawdad Hole
Doney Gal
Down By The Riverside
Down The River
Down The Stream
Draw Me A Bucket Of Water
Drill Ye Tarriers
The Erie Canal
Ev'ryone But Me
The Fifty States
Goin' To Boston
Going Down To Cairo
Goodbye, Old Paint
Great Big House In New Orleans
Green Grow The Lilacs
Had A Little Rooster
Hawaiian Luau
He's Got The Whole World In His Hands
Home On The Range
Hop, Old Squirrel
Hush, Little Baby
I Can Spell Connecticut
I Love The Mountains
I Saw The Light
I've Been To Holland (Turn The Glasses Over)
I've Been Working On The Railroad
In Good Old Colony Times
Jazz Rondo
Jim Along Josie
Jingle Bells
John Jacob Jingleheimer Schmidt
John Kanaka
Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee
La Fiesta (La Varsoiana)
Li'l Liza Jane (Go Li'l Liza)
Lonely Is The Hogan
Michael Finnegan
Mississippi Boatman's Song
More We Get Together
The Mulberry Bush
My Home's In Montana
Oats, Peas, Beans And Barley Grow
Oh How Lovely Is The Evening
The Old Brass Wagon
Old Dan Tucker
Old Folks At Home (Swanee River)
Old Joe Clark
Old Macdonald Had A Farm
Old Paul Bunyan's Camp
Old Texas
On The Banks Of The Wabash, Far Away
On The Banks Of The Sacramento
On Top Of Old Smoky
Over The River And Through The Woods
The Paw Paw Patch
The Place That I Call Home
Pretty Saro
Rolling Along Through Illinois
Sailing In The Boat
Shady Grove
She'll Be Comin' 'Round The Mountain
Simple Gifts
Sing Together
The Star Spangled Banner
Sweet Betsy From Pike
Sweetly Sings The Donkey
There Are Many Flags In Many Lands
There's A Hole In The Bucket
To The Greenwood
Turkey In The Straw
Water Is Wide
Wayfaring Stranger
We're On The Upward Trail
Weevily Wheat
When The Saints Go Marching In
White Coral Bells
Yankee Doodle
Yankee Doodle Boy
The Yellow Rose Of Texas
A Journey of American Heritage Through Rhyme, Rhythm and Song
Series: Expressive Art (Choral)
Composer: Rene Boyer
Inventory #HL 09971661
ISBN: 9781458416698
UPC: 884088609368
Width: 8.5"
Length: 11.0"
184 pages
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