Songs of the British Isles for Solo Singers (11 Songs Arranged for Solo Voice and Piano for Recitals, Concerts, and Contests (Medium High Voice)). Arranged by Jay Althouse. For Voice (High voice (Medium-High)). Book; Vocal Collection. For Solo Singers. Folk; Recital. 64 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.39747).
ISBN 0739094122. Folk; Recital.
The songs of the British Isles---England, Ireland, Scotland, and Wales---are among the most expressive and singable in Western music. The 11 songs selected for this collection are ideal for both the beginning soloist and the more skilled singer. Included are ballads, love songs, folk songs, and even two Christmas carols.
Titles: Annie Laurie * The Ash Grove * The Blaydon Races * Danny Boy * Flow Gently, Sweet Afton * Greensleeves * God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen * Scarborough Fair * Skye Boat Song * The Snow Lay on the Ground * The Water Is Wide (O Waly, Waly).