Alison Coates wrote this for Spittal First School in Berwick-upon-Tweed in February 2008 for a Hearts and Minds project with 20,000 voices. Their topic was Florence Nightingale. KEY STAGE 2
Carol with words in French, Spanish and Ibo – about crossing borders. Solo line verses, and chorus and bridge with harmonies. Introduction 3-part wind arrangement. Jazz/indie. School orchestra score available from firstname.lastname@example.org KEY STAGE 2 & UPWARDS
mp3 (sung By North Lakes School Choir, Penrith) | score
A great new 5-part song. ‘Iyana’ is ‘rain’ in Xhosa
A fantastic and popular round published in the highly successful Big Sing book series (Sage Gateshead)
mp3 | score
Fun song written to the tune of the Hokey-cokey! KEY STAGE 1 & 2
mp3 | score | notes
A versatile and beautiful acapella piece with many parts – useful for adult choirs.
mp3 | scores: I Sing 3/4 round | I Sing Full Score | I Sing (short)
Arrangement with motifs of this favourite carol.
New tune to this 13th century Latin Carol. All words in English apart from a drone line
Sung here by North Lakes School Choir at Penrith Joint Carol Concert conducted by Martyn Soulsby
score | mp3
A four-part humorous warm-up song written for a teachers’ group. KEY STAGE 3 & upwards
A Waltz: a round sung a capella. KEY STAGE 2 & upwards
A lovely, haunting, medieval inspired song. The drone makes it sound quite eerie. KEY STAGE 1 & 2
score | words
Good performance song. KEY STAGE 2.
mp3 | mp3 backing
Lyrical song which includes a round at the beginning and end. Piano accompaniment. KEY STAGE 2 & 3
Fun song-game for taking the register or going home time. Easy call and response with simple guitar accompaniment. Written for the Reception and Year One class at Warcop School.
Score | mp3
Bridget Cousins A lovely French/English greeting song written for children at Bramfield Primary School who are learning to speak French – with circle game.
score | mp3 | actions
Dave Camlin, Dave Roberts, Hannah Reid Has a bit of beatboxing in this arrangement KEY STAGE 2 & 3
score | mp3
Jen Ellin & Kendal BYM ‘Sing For Fun’ group Written for their performance at Kendal Brewery, October 09. Great fun – and works either acapella or with guitar or piano accompaniment. KEY STAGE 2 & 3
score (in Dminor) | lyrics | mp3 (in Eb minor)
For Beaconside Schools Written for Singing Communities 2005. Greeting song which allows high and low sounds and play acting. Jazzy. KEY STAGE 1 & 2
Carol Douglas Northern songwriter Carol teamed up with Australian Brian Ralston to record this song. Great opportunities for performance here. KEY STAGE 2 to adult .
lyrics | mp3 | backing track
Em Whitfield Soulful upbeat song with 3 parts and piano/guitar chords KEY STAGE 2, 3 & 4