Faber Educational Books by Ronald
Each of these publications contains over 25 songs arranged with simple keyboard accompaniments, chord symbols and the option of solo or group singing for upper voices. Aimed at an age range of 6-10 years, they come packed with lively illustrations. The books were first published in UK by Faber and Faber between 1991 and 1993, and were reprinted in 2005.
28 of the best-loved Irish folksongs, including Danny Boy, The Star of the County Down, Down by the Salley Gardens, The Snowy-breasted Pearl, Let Erin Remember, Avenging and Bright, Kitty of Coleraine, The Minstrel Boy, The Rose of Tralee and Saint Patrick’s Day.
The British Isles provide a treasure trove of popular traditional folk material, including The Ash Grove, Auld Lang Syne, Greensleeves, Londonderry Air and many more.
28 of the best known spirituals, including Nobody Knows, Steal Away, Who Built the Ark?, Roll, Jordan, Roll, Swing low, sweet Chariot, Go down, Moses, My Lord, What a Morning, Were You There?, Go Tell it on the Mountains, When the Saints go marchin’ in and Dem Bones.
28 songs including The Old Folks at Home, Casey Jones, Frankie and Johnny, Old Smokey, Jingle Bells, Skip to my Lou, John Brown’s Body, She’ll be coming round the Mountain, Yankee Doodle and When Johnny comes marching Home.
A selection of sea-shanties and other nautically-inspired songs.