Songs of the Rainbow Children (South African Songs and Games)
Choral (TEACHER ED)
Composed by Cheryl Lavender. Expressive Art (Choral). 56 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.9970123).
Item Number: HL.9970123
Experience the music, the history and culture of the rainbow children of South Africa with this exciting collection of 8 authentic folk songs and games by Cheryl Lavender. Comes complete with teaching and performance suggestions, instrumental accompaniments, and movement patterns. These songs, arranged for 2-Part, 3-Part, and 4-Part Treble voices, were gathered during her 'teacher to teacher' trip to South Africa in October of 1996. Songs include: 'Impuku Nekati', 'Ra Sila Mielie', 'Thula Thu'', 'Mangwani Mpulele', 'Singabahambayo', 'Siyahamba', 'Jikel' Emaweni', 'N'kosi Sikelel' I Afrika'. Available: Song Collection, CD (Performance/Accompaniment). For All Ages!
- Impuku Nekati (The Mouse And Cat)
- Jikel' Emaweni (Throw It In The Slope)
- Mangwani Mpulele (Auntie, Open The Door)
- N'kosi Sikelel' I Afrika (African National Anthem)
- Singabahambayo (An Army Is Marching)
- Siyahamba (We Are Marching In The Light Of God)
- Thula Thu' (Hush, Hush)
- Ra Si'La Miele (Grind The Meal)