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Songs and Rhythms of a Nation : A Journey of American Heritage Through Rhyme, Rhythm and Song (Collection) : By Rene Boyer : Collection (with reproducible pages) : # 9971661
Songs and Rhythms of a Nation : A Journey of American Heritage Through Rhyme, Rhythm and Song (Collection) : By Rene Boyer : Collection (with reproducible pages) : # 9971661


 
Songs and Rhythms of a Nation : A Journey of American Heritage Through Rhyme, Rhythm and Song (Collection) : By Rene Boyer : Collection (with reproducible pages) : # 9971661

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Songs and Rhythms of a Nation : A Journey of American Heritage Through Rhyme; Rhythm and Song (Collection) : By Rene Boyer, : Rene Boyer : ExpressiveArts Series : Collection (with reproducible pages) : Published by Hal Leonard : # 9971661
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Songs and Rhythms of a Nation by : Rene Boyer


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.

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PublisherHal Leonard
Format Collection (with reproducible pages)
Pages184
Length x Width x Height11 x 8.5 x 0.477   inches
Shipping Weight1.47 pounds
East Coast Music Product Code ZHL9971661
UPC Code884088609368
ISBN 1458416690
EAN 9781458416698
Voicing DescriptionCollection
1st Publication Date12/2011


SONG LIST
Title:         On The Banks Of The Wabash; Far Away
Lyricist:     Paul Dresser
Writer:       Paul Dresser
Title:         I Saw The Light
Artist:       Hal Ketchum ;  Hank Williams
Lyricist:     African-American Spiritual ;  Hank Williams ;  Rene Boyer ;  Todd Rundgren
Writer:       African-American Spiritual ;  Hank Williams ;  Todd Rundgren
Title:         Above The Plain
Lyricist:     Traditional Folksong
Writer:       Traditional Folksong
Title:         Acres Of Clams (Old Settler's Song)
Lyricist:     Francis D. Henry
Writer:       Francis D. Henry
Title:         Billy The Kid
Artist:       Billy Dean
Lyricist:     American Folksong ;  Billy Dean ;  Paul Wilson
Writer:       American Folksong ;  Billy Dean ;  Paul Wilson
Title:         Jingle Bells
Artist:       Alan Jackson ;  Barbra Streisand ;  Booker T. & The MG's ;  Dave Koz ;  David Lanz ;  Kenny Chesney ;  Mannheim Steamroller ;  Michael Buble featuring the Puppini Sisters ;  Pentatonix ;  The Cast Of GLEE
Lyricist:     Al Jackson; Jr. (Arranger) ;  Allwood ;  Ben Bram (arr.) ;  Booker T. Jones (Arranger) ;  Brenda Russell ;  Brian Setzer (arr.) ;  Dave Koz ;  David Benoit ;  Donald V. Dunn (Arranger) ;  J. Pierpont ;  Jack Gold (arr.) ;  Jackson ;  James Pierpont ;  Steve Cropper (Arranger) ;  Tom Paxton ;  Traditional
Writer:       Allwood ;  Chip Davis ;  David Foster (arr.) ;  Glenda Austin (arr.) ;  J. Pierpont ;  Jackson ;  James Pierpont ;  Patty Andrews (arr.) ;  Richard Friedman (arr.) ;  Tom Paxton ;  Traditional ;  Victor Schoen (arr.)
Title:         Wayfaring Stranger
Artist:       Eva Cassidy ;  Jack White ;  Johnny Cash
Lyricist:     Anthony Minghella (arr.) ;  De-Lisser ;  Eva Cassidy ;  John Jacob Niles ;  John Jacobson ;  Roger Emerson ;  Southern American Folk Hymn ;  T Bone Burnett (arr.) ;  Traditional
Writer:       Anthony Minghella (arr.) ;  Eva Cassidy ;  Greg Gilpin (arr.) ;  John Carter Cash (arr.) ;  John Jacob Niles ;  John Jacobson ;  John R. Cash (arr.) ;  Roger Emerson ;  Southern American Folk Hymn ;  T Bone Burnett (arr.) ;  Traditional
Title:         Michael Finnegan
Lyricist:     Traditional
Writer:       Traditional
Title:         Peaches
Artist:       Presidents Of The United States Of Ameri ;  The Stranglers
Lyricist:     Chris Ballew ;  Dave Dederer ;  David Greenfield ;  Hugh Cornwell ;  Jason Finn ;  Jean-Jacques Burnel ;  Jet Black ;  Rene Boyer
Writer:       Chris Ballew ;  Dave Dederer ;  David Greenfield ;  Hugh Cornwell ;  Jason Finn ;  Jean-Jacques Burnel ;  Jet Black ;  Rene Boyer
Title:         Doney Gal
Lyricist:     Alan Lomax ;  Cowboy Song ;  Jackson ;  John A. Lomax
Writer:       Alan Lomax ;  Cowboy Song ;  Jackson ;  John A. Lomax
Title:         Simple Gifts
Artist:       Christopher Parkening
Lyricist:     American Folksong ;  Audrey Snyder (arr.) ;  Cristi Cary Miller (arr.) ;  Kathlyn Reynolds (arr.) ;  Mark Brymer ;  Shaker Song ;  Traditional Shaker Humn ;  Traditional Shaker Hymn
Writer:       Aaron Copland ;  American Folksong ;  Appalachian Folk Song ;  Audrey Snyder (arr.) ;  Cristi Cary Miller (arr.) ;  Dale Warland (arr.) ;  Joyce Valentine ;  Kathlyn Reynolds (arr.) ;  Mark Brymer ;  Ryan Murphy (arr.) ;  Shaker Song ;  Traditional Shaker Humn ;  Traditional Shaker Hymn
Title:         Goodbye; Old Paint
Lyricist:     Traditional ;  Western American Cowboy Song
Writer:       Traditional ;  Western American Cowboy Song
Title:         All The Pretty Little Horses
Lyricist:     Brian Finley (arr.) ;  Southeastern American Folksong ;  Traditional American Folk Song ;  Traditional Lullaby
Writer:       American Folk Song ;  Brian Finley (arr.) ;  Jeffrey Douma (arr.) ;  Joyce Valentine ;  Southeastern American Folksong ;  Traditional American Folk Song ;  Traditional Lullaby
Title:         Old Macdonald Had A Farm
Lyricist:     Traditional
Writer:       Traditional
Title:         Aloha Oe
Lyricist:     Queen Liliuokalani
Writer:       Queen Liliuokalani
Title:         Water Is Wide
Artist:       Indigo Girls ;  Jewel ;  Sarah Mclachlan
Lyricist:     Kirby Shaw ;  Pete Seeger ;  Traditional ;  Traditional Folk Song
Writer:       Emily Saliers ;  Jewel Kilcher ;  Pete Seeger ;  Sarah McLachlan ;  Traditional ;  Traditional Folk Song
Title:         Goin' To Boston
Lyricist:     American Play Party
Writer:       American Play Party
Title:         Amazing Grace
Artist:       Alan Jackson ;  Celtic Thunder ;  Charlotte Church ;  Elvis Presley ;  Judy Collins ;  Katherine Jenkins ;  Paul Cardall ;  Steve Vai ;  Susan Boyle
Lyricist:     David Arch ;  Elvis Presley (arr.) ;  Iain Farrington ;  John Newton ;  Katherine Jenkins ;  Nick Patrick ;  Phil Coulter (arr.) ;  Steve Mac ;  Traditional
Writer:       Alan Jackson (arr.) ;  David Arch ;  Elvis Presley (arr.) ;  Eugenie Rocherolle (arr.) ;  Frederic Chopin ;  Harry Strack (arr.) ;  Iain Farrington ;  J. Newton ;  John Newton ;  Katherine Jenkins ;  Naus (arr.) ;  Nick Patrick ;  Paul Chauvin (arr.) ;  Phil Coulter (arr.) ;  Steve Mac ;  Steve Vai (arr.) ;  Traditional ;  Traditional American Melody ;  Victor Wooten (arr.)
Title:         America; The Beautiful
Lyricist:     Katharine Lee Bates
Writer:       Samuel A. Ward
Title:         I Love The Mountains
Lyricist:     John Leavitt (arr.) ;  Traditional
Writer:       Traditional
Title:         My Home's In Montana
Lyricist:     American Cowboy Song
Writer:       American Cowboy Song
Title:         John Jacob Jingleheimer Schmidt
Lyricist:     Traditional
Writer:       Bruce Gowers ;  Carol Rosenstein ;  Michael Lloyd ;  Traditional
Title:         Turkey In The Straw
Lyricist:     American Folk Song ;  American Folksong
Writer:       American Folk Song ;  American Folksong ;  Bruce Gowers ;  Carol Rosenstein ;  Michael Lloyd
Title:         Joyful; Joyful; We Adore Thee
Lyricist:     Henry van Dyke ;  Philip Kern
Writer:       Ludwig van Beethoven
Title:         When The Saints Go Marching In
Lyricist:     Katherine E. Purvis ;  Traditional
Writer:       Carol Rosenstein ;  Eugenie Rocherolle (arr.) ;  James M. Black ;  Michael Lloyd ;  Traditional
Title:         Pretty Saro
Lyricist:     American Folk Song ;  Bob Dylan ;  David Chase (arr.) ;  Judith Clurman (ed.) ;  Traditional
Writer:       American Folk Song ;  Bob Dylan ;  David Chase (arr.) ;  Glenda Goodin (arr.) ;  Judith Clurman (ed.) ;  Nancy Allsbrook (arr.) ;  Tessa Lark (ed.) ;  Traditional
Title:         Jim Along Josie
Lyricist:     American Folk Song ;  Bruce Gowers ;  Carol Rosenstein ;  Public Domain Adaptation
Writer:       American Folk Song ;  Michael Lloyd ;  Public Domain Adaptation
Title:         Arkansas Traveler
Artist:       Chet Atkins
Lyricist:     Roy Lanham ;  Southern American Folksong
Writer:       Roy Lanham ;  Southern American Folksong
Title:         Home On The Range
Lyricist:     Dr. Brewster Higley ;  Jackson ;  Traditional
Writer:       Bruce Gowers ;  Carol Rosenstein ;  Dan Kelly ;  Jackson ;  Michael Lloyd ;  Traditional
Title:         I've Been Working On The Railroad
Lyricist:     American Folksong ;  Traditional
Writer:       American Folksong ;  Bruce Gowers ;  Carol Rosenstein ;  Lynn Brinckmeyer (arr.) ;  Michael Lloyd ;  Traditional
Title:         Yankee Doodle Boy
Lyricist:     George M. Cohan
Writer:       Bruce Gowers ;  Carol Rosenstein ;  George M. Cohan ;  Michael Lloyd
Title:         Draw Me A Bucket Of Water
Lyricist:     African-American Folksong
Writer:       African-American Folksong
Title:         The Ash Grove
Artist:       Katherine Jenkins
Lyricist:     Ben Robbins ;  Hawes ;  Juliette Pochin ;  Old Welsh Air ;  Philip Lawson ;  Rodney Bennett
Writer:       Ben Robbins ;  Benjamin Britten ;  Hawes ;  Juliette Pochin ;  Old Welsh Air ;  Old Welsh Melody ;  Philip Lawson ;  Roger Quilter (arr.) ;  Welsh Tune
Title:         Down By The Riverside
Lyricist:     African American Spiritual ;  Colyer ;  Moeran ;  Rollo Dilworth ;  Traditional Spiritual
Writer:       African American Spiritual ;  Colyer ;  Jay Althouse (arr.) ;  Moeran ;  Rollo Dilworth ;  Traditional Spiritual
Title:         Chicken On A Fence Post
Lyricist:     American Folksong
Writer:       American Folksong
Title:         Battle Hymn Of The Republic
Lyricist:     Julia Ward Howe
Writer:       William Steffe
Title:         Green Grow The Lilacs
Lyricist:     Folk Song
Writer:       Folk Song
Title:         Yankee Doodle
Lyricist:     George L.O. Strid ;  John Higgins (arr.) ;  Mary Donnelly ;  Traditional
Writer:       John Higgins (arr.) ;  Traditional
Title:         Angel Band
Artist:       The Stanley Brothers
Lyricist:     Jackson ;  Jefferson Hascall ;  Ralph Stanley ;  Traditional Spiritual
Writer:       Jackson ;  Ralph Stanley ;  Shawn Kirchner ;  Traditional Spiritual ;  Wm. B. Bradbury
Title:         The Star-Spangled Banner
Lyricist:     Francis Scott Key
Writer:       Eric Baumgartner (arr.) ;  John Stafford Smith
Title:         The Colorado Trail
Lyricist:     Celius Dougherty ;  Emily Crocker (arr.) ;  Traditional Cowboy Song
Writer:       Celius Dougherty ;  Rollo Dilworth (arr.)
Title:         Shady Grove
Artist:       Doc Watson
Lyricist:     Appalachian Folk Song ;  Arthel Lane Watson ;  Celius Dougherty ;  Jackson
Writer:       Appalachian Folk Song ;  Arthel Lane Watson ;  Celius Dougherty ;  Jackson
Title:         Great Big House In New Orleans
Lyricist:     Louisiana Folk Song
Writer:       Louisiana Folk Song
Title:         Tideo
Lyricist:     Ohio Play Party Song
Writer:       Ohio Play Party Song
Title:         Alabama Gal
Lyricist:     Traditional
Writer:       Traditional
Title:         The Erie Canal
Lyricist:     American Folk Song ;  New York Work Song ;  Traditional New York Work Song
Writer:       American Folk Song ;  Cristi Cary Miller (arr.) ;  Lynn Brinckmeyer (arr.) ;  New York Work Song ;  Traditional New York Work Song
Title:         The Yellow Rose Of Texas
Lyricist:     J.K.; 1858
Writer:       J.K.; 1858
Title:         Shenandoah
Artist:       Bob Dylan ;  James Galway
Lyricist:     American Folksong ;  Anais Mitchell ;  Celius Dougherty ;  Dave Swarbrick ;  Howarth ;  Jones ;  Kenneth Neufeld (arr.) ;  Traditional ;  Traditional American Folksong
Writer:       American Folksong ;  Anais Mitchell ;  Brandon Ridenour (arr.) ;  Celius Dougherty ;  Dave Swarbrick ;  Howarth ;  James Galway (arr.) ;  John Knowles (arr.) ;  Jones ;  Kenneth Neufeld (arr.) ;  Kirby Shaw (arr.) ;  Ryan Nowlin (arr.) ;  Tom Collins (arr.) ;  Traditional ;  Traditional American Folksong
Title:         She'll Be Comin' 'Round The Mountain
Lyricist:     John Higgins (arr.) ;  John Jacobson (arr.) ;  Traditional
Writer:       John Higgins (arr.) ;  John Jacobson (arr.) ;  Traditional
Title:         On Top Of Old Smoky
Lyricist:     Kentucky Mountain Folksong
Writer:       Glenda Austin (arr.) ;  Kentucky Mountain Folksong
Title:         He's Got The Whole World In His Hands
Lyricist:     Fred King (arr.) ;  Jackson ;  Rollo Dilworth (arr.) ;  Traditional Spiritual
Writer:       Fred King (arr.) ;  Jackson ;  Traditional Spiritual
Title:         Hush; Little Baby
Lyricist:     Carolina Folk Lullaby ;  Traditional Text (alt.)
Writer:       Carolina Folk Lullaby ;  Cristi Cary Miller ;  Glenda Austin (arr.)
Title:         More We Get Together
Lyricist:     German Folk Song ;  Raffi Cavoukian
Writer:       Denes Agay (arr.) ;  German Folk Song ;  Raffi Cavoukian
Title:         I've Been To Holland (Turn The Glasses Over)
Lyricist:     Traditional Folk Song
Writer:       Traditional Folk Song
Title:         Cornstalk Fiddle And A Shoestring Bow
Lyricist:     American Folk Song
Writer:       American Folk Song
Title:         Down The Stream
Writer:       Miwok Indian Melody
Title:         Ev'ryone But Me
Lyricist:     New England Folk Song
Writer:       New England Folk Song
Title:         Had A Little Rooster
Lyricist:     American Folk Song
Writer:       American Folk Song
Title:         Mississippi Boatman's Song
Lyricist:     American Folk Song
Writer:       American Folk Song
Title:         Hawaiian Luau
Lyricist:     Hawaiian Folk Tune
Writer:       Hawaiian Folk Tune
Title:         John Kanaka
Lyricist:     American Sea Chantey
Writer:       American Sea Chantey
Title:         La Fiesta (La Varsoiana)
Lyricist:     New Mexico Folk Song
Writer:       New Mexico Folk Song
Title:         Lonely Is The Hogan
Lyricist:     Navajo Indian Song
Writer:       Navajo Indian Song
Title:         We're On The Upward Trail
Lyricist:     Traditional Camp Song
Writer:       Traditional Camp Song
Title:         To The Greenwood
Lyricist:     17th Century Round
Writer:       17th Century Round
Title:         Old Paul Bunyan's Camp
Lyricist:     Michigan Lumber Song
Writer:       Michigan Lumber Song
Title:         Old Texas
Lyricist:     American Cowboy Song
Writer:       American Cowboy Song
Title:         Sing Together
Artist:       Train
Lyricist:     Amund Bjorklund ;  Espen Lind ;  Pat Monahan ;  Traditional Round
Writer:       Amund Bjorklund ;  Espen Lind ;  Pat Monahan ;  Traditional Round
Title:         Oleanna
Lyricist:     Ditmar Meidel ;  Pete Seeger ;  Scandinavian Folk Song
Writer:       Ditmar Meidel ;  Scandinavian Folk Song
Title:         There Are Many Flags In Many Lands
Lyricist:     M.H. Howliston
Writer:       Traditional
Title:         I Can Spell Connecticut
Lyricist:     Rene Boyer
Writer:       Rene Boyer
Title:         Baltimore Legends
Lyricist:     Rene Boyer
Writer:       Rene Boyer
Title:         Jazz Rondo
Lyricist:     Rene Boyer
Writer:       Rene Boyer
Title:         Potatoes
Lyricist:     Rene Boyer
Writer:       Rene Boyer
Title:         Rolling Along Through Illinois
Lyricist:     Rene Boyer
Writer:       Rene Boyer
Title:         The Arizona Way
Lyricist:     Rene Boyer
Writer:       Rene Boyer
Title:         The Fifty States
Lyricist:     Rene Boyer
Writer:       Rene Boyer
Title:         The Place That I Call Home
Lyricist:     Rene Boyer
Writer:       Rene Boyer
Title:         Li'l Liza Jane (Go Li'l Liza)
Lyricist:     Countess Ada De Lachau
Writer:       Countess Ada De Lachau
Title:         Old Folks At Home (Swanee River)
Lyricist:     Stephen C. Foster
Writer:       Stephen C. Foster

Old Joe Clark
Over The River And Through The Woods
Oh How Lovely Is The Evening
Weevily Wheat
On The Banks Of The Sacramento
Sweet Betsy From Pike
Heirlooms
Old Dan Tucker
The Mulberry Bush
Oats; Peas; Beans And Barley Grow
White Coral Bells
Drill Ye Tarriers
The Paw Paw Patch
Sailing In The Boat
In Good Old Colony Times
Cedar Swamp
The Crawdad Hole
Down The River
Going Down To Cairo
Hop; Old Squirrel
The Old Brass Wagon
Sweetly Sings The Donkey
There's A Hole In The Bucket

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