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Chumbara Chumbara
Dave & Jean Perry - Heritage Music Press

Creative possibilities abound with this fun, frolicking arrangement of a French folksong that will remind you of the Can-Can. It features a text consisting completely of nonsense words, a rhythmic... view details
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$2.10
Unison 
$2.10
P/A CD 
$26.95
Zum Gali Gali Zum Gali Gali
arr. Dan Schwartz - Alfred Music Publishing

A great way to introduce your young choir to part singing, this is an exceptionally entertaining arrangement of the beloved Israeli folk song!  Your students will have a blast singing the Zum, zum, zum, zum... view details
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Polly Wolly Doodle Polly Wolly Doodle
arr. Brad Printz - Heritage Music Press

You've never imagined this popular American folksong with such interesting character before! With generous sharing of the melody in all voice parts, this innovative arrangement also uses piano four-hands,... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$2.25
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MEMedium Easy
$2.25
P/A CD 
MEMedium Easy
$26.95
She Shall Have Music She Shall Have Music
Nick Page - Boosey & Hawkes, Inc

"Ride a cockhorse to banbury cross..." The familiar nursery rhyme is briefly joined with London Bridge in this creative original setting for young voices. This continues to be a popular choice for... view details
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$2.10
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$1.95
She'll Be Comin' 'Round the Mountain She'll Be Comin' 'Round the Mountain
arr. Russell Robinson - BriLee Music Publishing

Hand claps, an interesting countermelody, and a brief, contrasting slow section give a nice, fresh sound to this arrangement of the favorite American folksong. Solid writing all the way for young voices,... view details

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Funiculi, Funicula! Funiculi, Funicula!
Luigi Denza & Peppino Turco/arr. Perry - Shawnee Press

Written in 1880 for the opening of the first funicular (inclined railway) on Mt. Vesuvius, with English lyrics added in 1888, this has become the standard Italian street song heard in countless recordings and... view details
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Hit 'Em Up a Tune! Hit 'Em Up a Tune!
Mary Lynn Lightfoot - Choristers Guild

A rousing, high-energy and accessible two-minute showstopper based on the American folk song favorites Turkey in the Straw; Skip to My Lou; Hop Up, My Ladies; Old Brass Wagon and Old Dan... view details

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$2.10
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$2.10
P/A CD 
$27.95
Shenandoah Shenandoah
FUNK, J - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

Jeff funk has created a remarkably sensitive and highly musical arrangement of one of our most revered American folk melodies. Between its fresh scoring and rich harmonies it makes a great showpiece for choirs... view details
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Follow the Drinking Gourd Follow the Drinking Gourd
ALTHOUSE - Alfred Music Publishing

An exceptional arrangement of the traditional African-American folk song pertaining to the Big Dipper (the "Drinking Gourd") and how it points north t freedom. Features solid choral writing with a haunting... view details
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Kimineero Kimineero (The Carrion Crow)
arr. Linda Spevacek - Heritage Music Press

Set in minor mode, this popular folk ballad from Nova Scotia is an appealing change of pace for young and developing choirs. Nonsense syllables add to the fun as the story is told of the crow, the tailor and... view details
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$2.10
Two-Part 
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P/A CD 
$26.95
Banjo on My Knee Banjo on My Knee (Oh, Susanna)
Stephen Foster/arr. Estes - Heritage Music Press

Here's a creative twist on Oh, Susanna, with piano and vocal rhythms that emulate the sound of a plucked banjo. It's a light, bouncy, refreshing number that is sure to entertain!... view details
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$44.95
Bowling Green Bowling Green
PAGE, N - Boosey & Hawkes, Inc

Bowling Green was recorded in the 1940's by Cousin Emmy. Page's simple arrangement is in a higher key and, in the folk tradition, has changes to the rhythm. Suggested instrumentation for accompaniment for this... view details
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This Land Is Your Land This Land Is Your Land
Woody Guthrie/arr. Jill Gallina - Hal Leonard Corporation

It's been sung by everyone from Bruce Springsteen to the Mormon Tabernacle Choir to millions of American school children! This legendary song was written in 1940 by America's troubadour, Woody Guthrie, whose... view details
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Dance, Boatmen, Dance Dance, Boatmen, Dance
arr. Michael Scott - BriLee Music Publishing

Here's a fun-to-sing, high spirited arrangement of a traditional minstrel song that will give your students a chance to clap their hands and move to the music. You can even feature two or more singers in a... view details
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Shake Them 'Simmons Down Shake Them 'Simmons Down
arr. Emily Crocker - Hal Leonard Corporation

Emily Crocker's arrangement of the old American dance song features fun lyrics, delightful vocal interplay, a hoedown accompaniment and a few stomps and claps to add energy. Historical program notes are... view details
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Jack Was Every Bit a Sailor Jack Was Every Bit a Sailor
arr. Jill Gallina - Shawnee Press

From Newfoundland comes this comical retelling of "Jonah and the Whale," but this time the whale gets his comeuppance! This bright and up-beat arrangement is a novel delight for both SAB and two-part... view details

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Skip to My Lou Skip to My Lou
arr. John Purifoy - Hal Leonard Corporation

The American folk classics Skip to My Lou and Billy Boy are combined in this easy, fun setting. A spinning wheel-like accompaniment, harmonic surprises and a contrasting a cappella section add up... view details
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Mama Don't 'Low No Crawdads Mama Don't 'Low No Crawdads
arr. Tom Anderson - Hal Leonard Corporation

Mama Don't 'Low and The Crawdad Song are creatively paired, with an irresistible country-style accompaniment, in this clever novelty showcase for young choirs. Each song is presented separately,... view details
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Jenny Jenkins Jenny Jenkins
arr. Cristi Cary Miller - Hal Leonard Corporation

Derived from an early American folk tune and game, this charming song laments the girl who has nothing to wear! With tongue-twisting lyrics, a nonsense refrain and a bright two-beat feel, this will help... view details

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$2.25
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$26.99
Old MacDonald Old MacDonald
arr. Roger Emerson - Hal Leonard Corporation

This childhood favorite makes an exciting, super-fast vocal jazz showcase for younger choirs. Inspired by Ella Fitzgerald, the vocal lines are easy, making it a great vehicle for developing jazz inflection... view details

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$2.25
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$2.25
P/A CD 
$26.99
Bound for the Promised Land Bound for the Promised Land
arr. Cristi Cary Miller - Hal Leonard Corporation

This American folk hymn became an anthem of the pioneers, reflecting the courage of a growing nation. This setting for younger choirs offers well-crafted, layered voice parts, and alternates between a... view details

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Shady Grove Shady Grove
arr. Cristi Cary Miller - Hal Leonard Corporation

Teaching opportunities abound in this irresistible setting of a traditional American folk tune.  The modal melody is pentatonic, the easy ostinato-like countermelodies make part-singing a snap, and there is... view details
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