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Sail Away
155 American Folk Songs to Sing, Read and Play
By Eleanor Locke
161 pages

This is a sequel to 150 American Folk Songs, item 804065, available separately. The songs are presented in a musical order by tone-set: 2 and 3-note chants, do pentatonic, so pentatonic, la pentatonic, re pentatonic, do hexachord, plagal major, major, minor and aeolian, dorian mode, mixolydian mode and Afro-American modes. Songs have melodies without harmony.   


A - F: Acorn-Grinding Song, A La Puerto del Cielo, Alcitron, All 'Round the Brickyard, Amasee, As I Roved Out, Avondale Mine Disaster, Ballad of Springhill, Barbara Allen, La Bella Hortelana, Birds' Counting Song, Black Jack Davy, Blood-Red Roses, Blow Boys Blow, Blow the Man Down, Bob-a-Needle, Boll Weevil, Boney, Bounce, Bound for the Promised Land, Brave Boys, Buckeye Jim, Cairo, Captain Kidd, Chicka-Hanka, Chicka-ma Chicka-ma Craney Crow, Child of God, Chippewa Lullaby, Christmas Comin', Come Up Horsey, The Cuckoo, Cumberland Gap, Daddy Shot a Bear, Darby Ram, Dark as a Dungeon, Daughter Will You Marry, De Colores, Deer Chase, Devil's Questions, Didn't My Lord Deliver Daniel, Doney Gal, Dors Dors 'Tit Bebe, Down in the Valley, Dying Cowboy, Every Night When the Sun Goes Down, Fare Thee Well, Farmer's Curst Wife, 4 White Horses, Frog in the Meadow, Frog He Would A-Wooing Go

G - N: Git Along Little Dogies, Go Down Ol' Hannah, Go 'Round the Mountain, Go to Sleep, Good Morning My Pretty Little Miss, Great Big House in New Orleans, Green Gravel, Green Grows the Willow Tree, Ground Hog, G'wan 'Roun Rabbit, Gypsy Rover, Hammer Ring, Hangman's Tree, Haul on the Bowlin', Here Goes the Red Bird, Hill and Gully Rider, Hold the Wind, Hush Up Baby, I Ride an Old Paint, I Wonder Where Maria's Gone, Inez, I-tisket I-tasket, Jack Can I Ride, Jam on Gerry's Rocks, Jesse James, John Kanaka, Johnson Boys, Jubilee, Just From the Kitchen, La Bella Hortelana, La Vibora de la Mar, Lead Through That Sugar and Tea, Lemonade, Let the Bullgine Run, Link O' Day, Little Black Bull, Little Johnny Brown, Little Mohee, Little White Daisies, Longest Train, Lucy Lockey, Mary Wore Her Red Dress, May Day Carol, Morning Song, My Little Rooster, My Owlet, Night-Herding Song, Nobody Knows de Trouble I See

O - Z: Oh No John, Oh Waly Waly, Old Betty Larkin, Old Blue, Old Joe Clark, Old Mother Hippletoe, Old Roger, On a Mountain, On Top of Old Smoky, 1-2-3 O'Leary, Oro My Bodeen, Owl Sings, Ox Driver's Song, Paddy Doyle, Pizza Pizza, Portland Town, Que Llueva, Robin Hood and the Peddler, Rockin' By the Baby, 'Round and 'Round, Sail Away Ladies, Sally Go 'Round the Sun, San Sereni, Sandyland, Santy Anno, Scarborough Fair, Ser Come El Aire Libre, Shady Grove, Shake Them 'Simmons Down, Shallow Brown, Ship That Never Returned, Shoorah, Shoo 'Roun', Sir Eglamore, Skating Away, Skin and Bones, Slahal, Sleep Little One, Snail Snail, Song of the Eagle, Song of the Snowflakes, Song on Courtship, Stewball 1 and 2, There's a Big Ship Sailing, Titanic, To Work Upon the Railway, Vamos a la Mar, Vibora de la Mar, Wall Flowers, Water Boy, We're Marching 'Round the Levee, What Month Was Jesus Born In?, When Billy Was One, When I First Came to This Land, Witch Witch, Wondrous Love, The Zebra Dun


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Great resource for folk songs!
Amanda S on Sep 14, 2014
Standard collection for Kodaly courses
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