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Young Banker
Young Banker Young Banker is a classic tale of a spurned lover (see The Wedding Song by the Copper family for another) who prepares to take rejection on the chin and set off on their own, only for the object of his affections to change her mind....
   
The Factory Operatives Call On Humanity
The Factory Operatives Call On Humanity A folk song arranged in 4 parts (SATB) by Caroline Price. This song comes from the Frank Kidson collection of folk material, and was published by J.O.Bebbington on a printed broadside (lyric sheet). Caroline...
 
English Folk Dance Introduction
Beginners' Guide to English Folk Dance English folk dance encompasses a rich diversity of dance forms that have developed over many centuries in communities throughout England. These traditions are alive and thriving as part of a living...
   
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...
 
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...
 
Rapper Set for Key Stage 2 Instruments - A Dance for 1811
Arranged by Bryony Griffith. A traditional jig, A Dance for 1811, that can accompany Rapper dancing, arranged for Key Stage 2 musicians. Another jig, Yorkshire Tune , also arranged for Key Stage 2 instruments is available here . You can download...
 
Rapper Set for Key Stage 2 Instruments - Yorkshire Tune
Arranged by Bryony Griffith. A traditional jig, Yorkshire Tune, that can accompany Rapper dancing, arranged for Key Stage 2 musicians. Another jig, A Dance for 1811 , also arranged for Key Stage 2 instruments is available here . You can download...
 
Collier Lads - choral arrangement
Arranged by Bryony Griffith. Collected from an unknown singer on the South/West Yorkshire border by Nigel Hudleston, three verses of this song and the tune appear in 'Songs of the Ridings - The Yorkshire Music Museum - collected by Nigel &...
 
Swords and Stars: Rapper Dance for Primary Schools
Written by Lucy Huzzard and Bryony Griffith, with diagrams by Will Hampson. A resource for teachers and dance artists working with primary school age pupils. It includes written notes, audio files, and links to various YouTube clips. Rapper...
   
Threshing Machine: a musical interpretation of a heritage resource
Written by Rob Harbron In January 2016, Miranda Rutter and Rob Harbron spent four sessions working with the Reading String Orchestra – the senior string ensemble of Berkshire Maestros, the Berkshire Music Hub. In addition to Rob and Miranda’s...
   
Introduction to playing folk music: working with intermediate and advanced players new to folk music
Written by Rob Harbron In January 2016, Miranda Rutter and Rob Harbron spent four sessions working with the Reading String Orchestra – the senior string ensemble of Berkshire Maestros, the Berkshire Music Hub. In addition to Rob and Miranda’s...
   
Six Folk Arrangements for Youth Ensembles
Six Folk Arrangements for Youth Ensembles by Laurel Swift This resource contains arrangements of six traditional English folk tunes that were created for use on the English Folk Dance and Song Society’s youth programme, from 2012 to 2015. This...
   
Vocal Warm Ups
Vocal Warm Ups Vocal warm ups are great ways to start sessions with children, young people and adults. It is considered good practice to warm up the voice gently with a range of physical stretching and breathing exercises, and then start...
 
Three Ravens - Ian Stephenson
Three Ravens As part of The Full English learning programme, Ian Stephenson was commissioned to write a piece for the Opera North Community Chorus. Opera North was the Yorkshire cultural partner, and is based in Leeds. Ian chose to work with...
 
Here We Come A-Wassailing - Ian Stephenson
Here We Come A-Wassailing An arrangement of a folk tune from Newcastle for Wind Band and optional choir by Ian Stephenson. As part of The Full English learning programme, Ian Stephenson worked closely with Edwin and Jessica Holmes in the...
 
Warm Up: My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean from Carolyn Robson
Warm Up: My Bonnie Lies Over The Ocean from Carolyn Robson This warm-up is a great little exercise that works equally well for children and adults. You can download the instructions and lyrics from the PDF tab at the top of this panel. You...
   

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