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Essex Folk Song Discovery 2: Coastal Songs
19 songs from coastal Essex for Key Stage 1-4 Due to the great success of the Essex Folk Song Discovery project, delivered in 2016, in seven schools in the Uttlesford region of North West Essex, Essex Music Education Hub further commissioned...
   
An Introduction to English Sea Songs and Shanties
Explore the background to English Sea Songs and Shanties.
 
Black Sailors and Sea Shanties
Black Sailors and Sea Shanties This pack explores the influence of black sailors on sea shanties and presents three songs with accompanying sheet music, recordings and activities - arranged by artists Adriano Adewale and Hazel Askew. EFDSS is...
   
Sea Songs and Shanties for Tall Ships
In the run-up to the Rendez-Vouz Tall Ships Regatta 2017, the Royal Borough of Greenwich supported schools and groups in the borough to participate in a range of linked activities. The Tall Ships come regularly to the Royal Borough of...
 
Essex Folk Song Discovery
In 2016, the English Folk Dance and Song Society (EFDSS) was commissioned to deliver the Essex Folk Song Discovery Project by Essex Music Education Hub in seven schools in the Uttlesford region of north west Essex. The project was developed...
   
Twas in the Good Ship Rover
Donkey Riding
Donkey Riding, a traditional work song, was sung by sailors of Celtic and English origin as they loaded timber on the decks of ships in the Canadian harbors of Québec and Miramichi. When loaded, the ships sailed away to London, England;...
 
Bristol Folk Songs Pack
This pack brings together various songs collected in and around Bristol. It was devised for Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 pupils and their teachers and music coordinators. There is a strong sea theme with various sea songs and shanties. There is...
 
Songs of Rural Life: accessibility and adaptability in SEN settings
Written by Cat Kelly The theme of ‘Songs of Rural Life’ for the work presented in this pack was a result of the partnership between the English Folk Dance and Song Society and the Museum of English Rural Life, University of Reading as part of...
   
Rapper Set for Brass Band - Tekely
Arranged by Stephen D Wood. A traditional jig, Tekely, that can accompany Rapper dancing, have been arranged for brass band of around ABRSM grade 3 to 4. Another jig arranged for brass band, Oatlands House , is available here . You can download...
 
Rapper Set for Brass Band - Oatlands House
Arranged by Stephen D Wood. A traditional jig, Oatlands House, that can accompany Rapper dancing, have been arranged for brass band of around ABRSM grade 3 to 4. Another jig arranged for brass band, Tekely , is available here . You can download...
 

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