Please note that some of these booklets, though never used, have been waiting for you for a long time. We guarantee them to be sound and completely usable. I have a feeling the book is right here in the room with me, but I can't find it.
Is it the standard World Around Songs pocket songbook size, or is it larger? By the way, World Around Songs is still in business, still selling these delightful songbooks. We are still here! Visit our current catalog at worldaroundsongs. Known for its hundreds of pocket-sized booklets of games, songs, and dances from the United States and around the world, in its heyday the company gave structure to entertainment in summer camps, Girl Scout gatherings, and church halls.
These publications provided a foundational element of American vernacular community singing and dancing during the midth century. The Handy Play Party Book, , provides song texts, melodies, and dancing figures to common early 20th century play party songs. The Handy Play Party Book is a well-known example. But the Rohrbaughs did not limit themselves to American genres, instead publishing early anthologies of songs from Japan ,.
Vietnam , Hungary , and Korea, to name a few. Swing High: Korean Folk Recreation was published in , an historically brief time after the cessation of hostilities on the Korean Peninsula. It was assembled by the Rohrbaughs and a team of teachers and students, and contains games, songs, and tales designed to help American children better understand counterparts from the other side of the globe.
Such was the impetus behind Songs of Many Nations , which, like many of the booklets, had a specific intended audience. Developed for use in The United Church of Christ. Bruce Greene enjoys a deserved reputation as a performer and collector of Kentucky fiddle music.
To build his repertoire during the s,Bruce traveled the state, learning and recording tunes. The Library of Congress is proud to include Bruce Greene among our donors. The Cooperative Recreation Service collection includes all of the essentials of publication: approximately 60 linear feet of correspondence, copyright and permission files, paste-ups, negatives, and a full run of publications.
In acquiring the collection, AFC has preserved on behalf of the American people the papers of a publishing company that exerted a profound influence on the folk song revivals of the mid th century. Swing High: Korean Folk Recreation Songs of Many Nations An online index to my songbooks 7 happy? This thread is intended to serve as a forum for indexing songbooks published by the Cooperative Recreation Service and its successor, World Around Songs.
They are, however, bandwidth intensive to host, and sometimes disappear for a while. Here are some I know about:. Multiple sites offer this for download in various formats. Some works are also available in vocal scores. However, at the moment I can only identify one free source:. Though there are some pieces for which they have no source, there are others for which they note multiple versions, including transcriptions.
In particular, they have Cantatas 11, 43, 48, and , as well as the B Minor Mass, all transcribed. The Choral Public Domain Library has transcriptions of a number of cantatas and other vocal works.
They appear to be in high enough resolution to print legibly, but prints will still be a bit blurry and all pages are served with a Brahms Institute watermark. Still, even if less than ideal for use in performance, this is a wonderful resource for them to make available! Notes: This is a well circulated set of exerpted oratorio arias. Unfortunately, all are rendered in English, so many of them are irrelevant to the modern student. Also, quite a few of the oratorios selected for the collection are no longer commonly performed.
Nevertheless, a good selection of arias remain which are still commonly sung, and which were either written in English or are frequently performed in English in the US. Songs from these volumes will be uploaded as song posts are created for them. Notes: The original sheet music had a decorative border around the music which has been removed for presentation here.
They can be seen in a complete version available at Google Books. Each poem was printed separately before its setting. Additionally, there were two poems in the published sheet music that were not set to music; one at the beginning, and one at the end.
They are presented here in order:. I believe in the living friendship given by flowers and trees;—outwardly they die, but in the heart they live forever. Little paths through green woods I love, and the sound of leaves on the ground, or of a nut falling, or even of a breaking twig. I believe that the days to come already feel the wonder of the days that have passed, and will permit that wonder to endure and increase. I believe in and love my belief in, and my love for, all of these things; and most of all I believe in and love The Source of my belief and of my love.
The song that I came to sing remains unsung to this day. I have spent my days in stringing and unstringing my instrument. The time has not come true, the words have not been rightly set; only there is the agony of wishing in my heart.
Art Song Central will eventually post individual songs, but in the meantime, the Google Book versions provide access to all these songs. Notes: Song posts will be created as time and discretion allow. A complete copy of this work can be found at the University of Rochester. Song posts will be created as time and discretion allow. There are a bunch of vocal works hosted in digital form at the University of Rochester from the collections of the Sibley Music Library of the Eastman School of Music.
Documents are served as PDF files, and are high enough resolution to print well. My favorite discovery in this collection was 9 volumes of songs by Charles Hubert Hastings Parry. Folk-Song Carols arr. Cecil Sharp. More selected songs from the online Music for the Nation collection, hosted by the United States Library of Congress:.
This entire anthology is also available for download in both High and Low voice editions at The Internet Archive, as well as a High voice edition at Google Books. Nevertheless, many of the songs are in a fairly moderate range. Art Song Central Free sheet music for singers and voice teachers.
This is one of a series of posts about books used as source material for Art Song Central. Ariette, No. Benjamin Godard Embarquez-vous! Widor Notes: Each of the 60 songs in these volumes will be uploaded as song posts are created for them.
Thomas Augustine Arne Why so pale and wan, fond lover? Plowden Notes: Each of the 55 songs from this volume will be uploaded as song posts are created for them. Blow Boasting Fops Dr. Thy Sword within the Scabbard Dr. Calms appear Dr. Boyce Ye Nymphs of the Plain Dr. Boyce Rail no more ye learned Asses Dr. Boyce O come, O come my dearest Dr. Arne To Delia Dr.
Arne Hail immortal Bacchus Dr. Arne Arise sweet Messenger of Morn. Arne The School of Anacreon Dr. Preface: Much concerning the scope and plan of this collection of operatic airs including the volumes with which it is associated can be gathered from a glance over the table of contents and an intelligent perusal of the titles.
Lully Ah! Rendimi F. Rossi When I am laid in earth H. Scarlatti Pena tiranna G. Handel Verdi prati, selve amene G. Handel Se mai senti L. Leo Padre, perdona J. Gluck O del mio dolce ardor C. Gluck Caro mio ben G. Meyerbeer Ah! Mon fils G. Meyerbeer Di tanti palpiti G. Rossini Ah! Quel Giorno! Mercadante Deh! Non voler costringere G. Donizetti Il segreto per esser felici G. Donizetti Die Gluth des heissen Tages M. Glinka Me voici dans son boudoir A. Thomas Esser mesto F.
Verdi Si le bonheur C. Gounod Nuit resplendissante C. Gounod Voce di donna A. Ponchielli Tant que le jour dure L. Delibes Schwer Liegt auf dem Herzen A. Thomas Notes: Arias from this volume will be uploaded as song posts are created for them. Copyright: Heart Songs can be downloaded in its entirety from Google Books.
Foreword: Heart Songs is more than a collection of music — it is a book compiled directly by twenty thousand people, who not only sent in their favorite songs, but in accompanying letters told how these songs had been interwoven with the story of their own lives.
My Maryland! What Can the Matter Be? Susanna Oh! Too Late! Toyland Tramp! One hopes they will have successfully resolved their issues soon. Vocal Scores Some works are also available in vocal scores. My heart ever faithful. Bach Engedi: Recit. Peter: Aria. I mourn as a dove. Benedict Destruction of Jerusalem: Recit. Unfaithful heart! Thou sittest on thy judgment-seat.
Blumner Eli: Recit. Open unto me the gates of righteousness. I will extol thee, o lord! Costa St. O peaceful night! Say, what dost thou bear in the secret deep? Cowen The holy city: Aria.
These are they, which came out of great tribulation. Gaul The ten virgins: Aria. Sun of my soul, thou saviour dear. Gaul Messiah: Aria. Rejoice greatly, o daughter of Zion! Handel Messiah: Aria. How beautiful are the feet of them. Come unto him, all ye that labor.
I know that my redeemer liveth. Handel Alexander Balus: Aria. Subtle love, with fancy viewing. Handel Hercules: Aria. King's Singer's Choral. Book only.
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Old Scottish Air. For Opt. SSA, a cappella. Level: Moderate grade III. Published by Alfred Publishing. Arranged by Anne-Marie Hildebrandt. For SSA choir and piano. Duration c. Published by Hinshaw Music Inc. For TTBB choir, a cappella. For SAB choir a cappella. Concert, General. String Orchestra. Highland String Orchestra. Grade 2. Conductor Score and Parts. Arranged by Dunker-Blahnik. For flute trio. Woodwind trio. Arranged by Carol Traupman-Carr. For brass quintet. Quintet music.
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