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Land of the Silver Birch

Lyrics (Canadian folk song) Land of the silver birch,Home of the beaver,Where still the mighty moose wanders at will.Blue lake and rocky shore,I will return once more.Boom di dee boom boom, Boom di dee boom boom,Boom di dee boom boom ...

Abiyoyo

Lyrics (South African folk song) Abiyoyo… See also Country: South Africa Subject: lullabies Harmony: I IV V chords Meter: 6/8 Scale: hexachord Tones: drmfsl YouTube https://youtu.be/cPZtuPyXRfwhttps://youtu.be/eQmt8wefpGU Song with chords (PDF) MIDI file Listen to the song Download PDF Download MIDI

Down the River / Down the Ohio

Lyrics (American folk song) The river is up and the channel is deep,The wind is steady and strong.Oh won’t we have a jolly good time as we go sailing along.Down the river, oh down the river, oh down the river ...

Scotland’s Burning

Lyrics (Folk song) Scotland’s burning, Scotland’s burning,Look out, look out,Fire, fire, fire, fire!Pour on water, pour on water! See also Subject: fire fighting Harmony: canons / Orff arrangements / chords I & V / one chord Melody: D,G,A,B,D’ / Sibelius composition lessons with this ...

Oy Chanukah oy Chanukah (Oh Hanukkah)

Lyrics – Transliteration (Jewish folk song, Yiddish) Oy Chanukah oy ChanukahA yontif a sheyner,A lustiker a freylekherNisht do nokh azoynerAle nakht mit dreydlech shpiln mir,Frishe heyse latkes, esn on a shir. Geshvinder, tsindt kinderDi Chanukah likhtlech on,Zogt “Al Hanisim”, loybt ...

Engine Engine Number Nine

Version 1 Lyrics (Traditional chant) Engine, engine number nineGoing down Chicago lineSee it sparkle, see it shineEngine, engine number nine Lyrics (Folk song) Engine, engine number nine,Going down Chicago line,If she’s polished, won’t she shine?Engine, engine number nine,All aboard! Recorder ...

Shake Them ‘Simmons Down

Info A ‘simmon is short for “persimmon.” Lyrics (Folk song) Circle left, do oh, do oh,Circle left, do oh, do oh,Circle left, do oh, do oh,Shake them ‘simmons down Other versions: Circle right… Swing your partner… Swing your corner… Promenade ...

How Much Wood Could a Woodchuck Chuck

Lyrics (Traditional chant / Tongue twister) How much wood could a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood? See also Subjects: tongue twisters / woodchucks Meter: 4 Rhythm: Timbre: chants or purchase here (printables only) Handout Downloadable chant with 3 ostinato ...

My Paddle’s Keen and Bright

Lyrics (Margaret Embers McGee, 1918) My paddle’s keen and bright,Flashing with silver,Follow the wild goose flight,Dip dip and swing See also Subject: rowing Harmony: partner songs with Land of the Silver Birch  / Orff arrangements Meter: 4 Rhythm: syncopation Scale: pentachord Tones: l,t,drm info ...

Bow Wow Wow

Lyrics (Folk song) Bow wow wow,Whose dog art thou?Little Tommy Tucker’s dog,Bow wow wow. (whoo!) Circle Game Students stand in a one circle, each facing a partner. Sing the song and do motions. The game continues until all students return to ...
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