Song of the Earth 2-part/with Flute & Drums composed by Lois Brownsey and Marti Lunn Lantz. For Choral (2-Part). Shawnee Press. 16 pages. Shawnee Press #E0510. Published by Shawnee Press (HL.35021123).
Inspired by a Navajo poem, this dramatic piece, Song of the Earth, is suitable for Native American studies, Earth Day or any time our world is the theme. The optional recorder and drum parts create an authentic sound and the American Sign Language vocabulary included will visually make the piece come alive with beauty and give your students a wonderful introduction to this language. "Earth is beautiful, so beautiful." Full piano accompaniment tracks available separately on Piano Trax 2004 (CD0218).