National Songbook, The




A great collection of showtunes, folk songs, children’s songs & pop songs, carefully chosen to bring fun & musical variety to the primary school classroom. All songs are arranged for voice + easy piano, & the piano parts can also be heard on the 2 accompanying CDs. Lyrics are printed out for every song but are also available as free downloadable pdfs for easy projection / multiple printing. Includes teachers notes. Set for ABRSM Examination 2018 onwards Singing Grade 2 (List C: Daisy Bell) & Trinity Examinations 2018-21 Initial (Donkey Riding) & Grade 1 (Group B: Daisy Bell & Group C: All through the Night)

All through the Night (Ar hyd y nos): G (d'-e") – Trad. Welsh

Amazing Grace: G (d'-d") - Trad. Scottish

Any Dream Will Do [Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat]: Bb (c'-eb") - Lloyd Webber

Blue Bell of Scotland, The: C (c'-c") - Trad. Scottish

Bring Me Sunshine: Bb (d'-d") - Kent, Arthur

Catch a Falling Star: C (e'-d") - Vance & Pokriss

Cockles and Mussels: G (d'-d") – Trad. Irish

Consider Yourself [Oliver!]: Bb (c'-eb") - Bart

Crocodile, The: G minor (d'-d") - Jenkyns

Daisy Bell (Bicycle Built For Two, A / Daisy, Daisy): F (c'-d") - Dacre

Danny Boy (Londonderry Air): C (a-e") – Trad. Irish

David of the White Rock (Dafydd y Garreg Wen): D minor (a-f") – Trad. Welsh

Donkey Riding: F (f'-d") - Trad. Sea Song

Early One Morning: D (a-d") - Trad. English

Elephant: D (c#'-d") - Barratt

Exercise and You'll Feel Great: C (c'-g") - Hedger

Flower of Scotland: F (c'-c") - Williamson, Roy

Frère Jacques: F (c'-d") - Trad. French

Frim Fram Sauce: Bb (c#'-d") - Evans & Ricardel

God Save the Queen: G (f#'-e") - Trad. English

Greensleeves: E minor (b-d") - Trad. English

Hurrying to Bethlehem: D (c#'-d") - Trad. Polish

I am the Music Man: D (a-b') - Anon.

I'd Like to Teach the World to Sing: F (c'-c") - Cook, Greenaway, Backer & Davis

I'm Henery the Eighth I Am: Bb (d'-d") - Murray & Weston

I'm Learning to Read [The Banky Field]: G (d'-d") - Roe

Inchworm, The [Hans Christian Andersen]: F (bb-eb") - Loesser

Kum Ba Yah: D (d'-b') - Trad. African

Lambeth Walk, The [Me & My Girl]: F (c'-e") - Gay

Lantern Song [Dragon Boat]: C (a/c'-d"/e") - Trad. Chinese

Little Baby [Hosanna Rock!]: Eb (db'-bb') - Wilson

Little Fish That Got Away, The [Ocean Commotion]: F (c'-d") - Campbell

Minstrel Boy, The: D (a-d") – Trad. Irish

Music Goes 'Round and Around, The: C (c'-d") - Farley & Riley

My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean: Bb (d'-d") - Trad. English

Nkosi Sikelel' Iafrika (Lord Bless Africa): G (d'-d") - Sontonga

Raisins and Almonds: D minor (d'-d") - Trad. Jewish

Rock-a-my-Soul: D (d'-d") - Trad. Spiritual

Sing: Bb (d'-e") - Raposo

Sing a Song of Sixpence: Bb (c'-d") - Trad. English

Swing Low, Sweet Chariot: F (c'-d") - Trad. Spiritual

Thank U Very Much: C (c'-e") - McGear

Thank you for the Music: G (b-e") - Andersson & Ulvaeus

This Little Light of Mine: G (d'-b') - Trad. Spiritual

What the World Needs Now is Love: F (c'-d") - Bacharach

When I'm Sixty Four: A (b#-e") - Lennon & McCartney

When the Saints Go Marching In: F (f'-c") - Trad. Spiritual

Where Have All the Flowers Gone?: C (c'-d") - Seeger

You Raise Me Up: D (a-e") - Graham

You're a Pink Toothbrush: A (b-e") - Halfin & Irving