Ready to Sing . . . Folk Songs edited by Jay Althouse. For Voice. Vocal Collection. Ready to Sing. Play along. Book & CD. 64 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.17175).
ISBN 0739002260. play along.
A collection of 10 folk songs arranged for voice and piano in a simple style appropriate for beginning soloists, unison classroom singing, and elementary choral groups. Included are reproducible melody-line song sheets for each song. Easy piano accompaniments strongly support the melody, and vocal tessituras are moderate; most have an octave range. Titles: All Through the Night * Li'l Liza Jane * Siyahamba * Scarborough Fair * Skye Boat Song * The Water Is Wide * Ma Bella Bimba * Poor Wayfaring Stranger * Oh, Susannah * De Colores.
List/syllabus: ABRSM; TX UIL PML: Vocal, Choral
Recorded Acc. Available.