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Hiking Songs
Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Folk
Here are a few songs for people who like hiking, and would like some songs to sing around the campfire. The lyrics are original, but the tunes are based on old folk songs, to make them easy to play on guitar or ukulele.
Drowsy Maggie Variations
Series: Inglis Academy: Intermediate Repertoire, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by Peter Inglis. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Folk, Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
I composed these variations on the traditional Irish Reel "Drowsy Maggie", which is featured in my Basic Repertoire series. Visit any Irish Pub around the world and you are likely to hear this tune during the evening. It is also a popular tune at Bush Dances.
Northern Journey: A Guide to Canadian Folk Music on CD
Price: Free! Words: 142,080. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Folk
NORTHERN JOURNEY is a guide to the traditional and contemporary acoustic music of Canada released in CD format. In scope, it is similar to a Canadian folk festival, featuring artists who embrace a mix of styles ranging from traditional Scottish/Cape Breton Celtic music to contemporary performing songwriters, plus a sprinkling of blues, bluegrass, First Nations music, and Canadian-base
De Belgische Folkrevival - Constructie en Deconstructie
Price: Free! Words: 17,730. Language: Dutch. Published: August 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Folk, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
This book (in Dutch) is about the Belgian Folk Revival after WW II, it's history, construction and decontruction. For the moment only the first part about folksongs is available. Two more parts about folk instruments and folkdancing will follow later.
Additional Lyrics for Some Old Songs
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Folk
These are additional or replacement lyrics for a few old songs.
Canoe Songs
Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Folk
This is a small book of thirteen songs for people who like canoeing. The lyrics are from Lenny's canoeing poems, and the tunes are from well-known folk songs. Guitar chords are provided and the tunes are easily available online. "A Summer Song," for example, uses the tune from "Battle Hymn of the Republic".