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Title:
The Great rounds songbook
Publication Information:
New York : Sterling Pub. Co., [1985]

©1985.
ISBN:
9780806947181

9780806962344

9780806947198
Physical Description:
1 score (96 pages) : illustrations ; 29 cm
Language:
English
General Note:
Unacc. melodies; words in various languages.

Includes index.
Contents:
Famous favorites: Row, row, row your boat -- Merrily we roll along -- Mary had a little lamb -- Three blind mice -- Healthy round -- Frère Jacques -- Martinello -- Fray Felipe -- If the cat -- Fray Martin -- Down by the station -- Kookaburra -- Oh, how lovely is the evening -- White coral bells -- Apple trees in bloom -- Come follow -- Fooling around with sound: Song of the frogs -- Hear the frogs -- Softly sings the donkey -- Sweetly the swan sings -- Swan sings -- Canoe round -- Wind in the willows -- Clocks -- Clocks-Danish version -- See the raindrops -- Now the blacksmith's arm -- I love the flowers -- Tumba, Tumba -- And yet another great Tumba round -- Derry ding dong Dason -- Great oldies: Goose round -- Laugh, ha-ha! -- Hey-ho! Nobody home! -- Vent frais (cool wind) -- Scotland's burning -- Chairs to mend -- Cherries so ripe -- Bento-Uri -- White sands and grey sands -- Little bell at Westminster -- French cathedrals -- Ding dong bell -- Great Tom is cast -- Where is John? -- Little Tom Tinker -- Ride a cock horse -- Now all the woods are waking -- Hart he loves the high wood -- Summer is a-coming in -- Tallis canon -- Funny rounds: Thirty purple birds -- To stop the train -- Grasshoppers three -- I don't care for underwear -- Sur le Pont d'Avignon -- Black socks -- To ope their trunks -- Sandy McNab -- Mister Bach -- My dame hath a lame tame crane -- Benjy met a bear -- Ram Sam Sam -- Baby lima bean song -- Here lie the bones -- Poor Tom -- Mister Rabbit -- Let Simon's beard alone --I'm not strong, Sir! Getting the message: Early to bed -- Lullaby -- Man's life's a vapor -- Let us endeavor -- Sing, Sing together -- Music alone shall live -- Veggie round -- Artichokes and broccoli -- Avocado round -- Singing school -- Kin and Kith -- C-O-F-F-E-E -- Thirty days hath September -- Silly rounds: Donkeys and carrots -- Chickens get into the tomatoes -- One bottle pop -- I want a chocolate malted -- Reuben, Reuben -- On mules we find -- Eating is fun -- Anselm's bread -- Duchess at tea -- Dangers of knowing your name -- Old woman from pride -- Can you dig that crazy gibberish -- Man with a wry nose -- Sweet potato round -- Love, joy, and peace: Alleluia -- Glad and good -- Join in singing Hallelujah -- Taps -- More we get together -- Ach du lieber Augustin -- Make new friends -- Ah poor bird -- Lasagna -- Ego sum pauper -- Dear friends -- Christmas is coming -- Shalom chaverim -- Haida, Haida -- Dona nobis pacem -- Vegetable grace -- Happy days -- We're on the homeward trail -- Evening bells -- Good night to you all -- Index of first lines -- Index -- About the author.
Abstract:
An illustrated collection of 116 rounds from around the world, with lyrics, melody lines, background information, and instructions for singing.
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