Classical Melodies for Children to Sing A Collection of Songs Taken From The Music of Great Composers -lyrics by-
Mary Margaret Clark. ISBN 0809119307. Used childrens song book. Used sheet music book for simple piano and voice. The songs are
arranged according to the northern hemisphere seasons of the year with delightful original lyrics by the author. Arranged for simple piano.
Includes short biographies of the composers. 97 pages. (Paulist Press. New York. 1976) Covers are grubby and worn on edges.
Corners bumped. Foxing on edges of pages. Else pages are very good. List of contents:
FALL: On Halloween (from 'Danse Macabre' - Saint-Saens); 'Tis The Night of Halloween (from 'Funeral March, Sonata, B
Flat Minor' - Chopin); On Thanksgiving Day (from 'The New World Symphony' - Dvorak); Hear Us Now We Pray (from
'Prelude in C Minor' - Chopin). WINTER: Winter is Coming (from 'Symphony No. 51' - Tchaikovsky); Snowflakes
(from 'Traumerei' - Schumann); A Christmas Song: God's Love From Above (from 'The Unfinished Symphony' - Schubert);
Be of Good Cheer (from 'Seventh Symphony' - Beethoven); Soldiers in the Snow (from 'March Slav - Tchaikovsky). SPRING: Spring
Song (from 'Spring Song' - Mendelssohn); Bells of Easter (from 'Prelude in A Major' - Chopin); Swinging While It Rains (from
'Die Fledermaus' - Strauss). OTHER SONGS BY GREAT COMPOSERS: Carnival of Animals (from 'Prelude of Carnival of Animals -
Saint-Saens); Music By Tchaikovsky (from 'Sleeping Beauty Waltz' - Tchaikovsky); Music By Chopin (from 'Minute Waltz' -
Chopin); Hope, Courage and Honor (from 'Pomp and Circumstance' - Elgar); Gypsies Dancing (from 'Hungarian Dance No. 61' -
Brahms); Patriots Will Answer (from 'Polonaise No. 3 in A Major' - Chopin); Snow White Smiles (from 'a Minor Piano Concerto' -
Grieg); Edvard Grieg (from 'A Minor Piano Concerto' - Grieg); The Parade (from 'Soldiers Chorus from the opera Faust' - Gounod.
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