The Orff Source Volume 2

Themes & Variations

SKU: 740

63 Orff arrangements of traditional and composed folk songs and singing games.

The purpose of this collection is to provide the classroom music teacher with a large collection of Orff arrangements of familiar folk songs and singing games as well as some original game songs, sequenced according to the tone set. These arrangements are of songs used in Grades 1-4 of the Musicplay music program. However, you do not have to use the Musicplay curriculum to make excellent use of the many arrangements in this collection.

Intended Grades

Grade 1-4

Materials Included

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Songs Include:

1.  Choo Choo Train 33. Billy Billy
2. Bye Low Baby Oh 34. Black Snake
3. Bounce the Ball 35. Shiny Penny
4. Strawberry Shortcake 36. Swedish March
5. Plainsies Clapsies 37. Whoopee Cushion
6. Tick Tock 38. Stella Ella Olla
7. Pizza Pizza 39. Jolly Jolly Rhythm
8. How Many Fingers? 40. I Like Turkey
9. Good Morning 41. Happy is the Miller
10. Number Concentration 42. There’s a Hole
11. Pass a Beanbag 43. Old Dan Tucker
12. Turkey Lurkey 44. This Little Light
13. Mr. Potato Head 45. Toc Toc Toc
14. Long Legged Sailor 46. Wake Me! Shake Me!
15. Seven Up 47. Crawdad Hole
16. Hop Old Squirrel 48. Gitsigakomim
17. Salish Hand Game 49. I’m the Fastest Turkey
18. Rabbits 50. Canoe Song
19. Someone’s Tapping 51. I’ve Been to London
20. Old Dog Full of Fleas 52. Shake Them ‘Simmons
21. King’s Land 53. Hey Lidee
22. Pass the Pumpkin 54. Tony Chestnut
23. I Like You 55. Miss Mary Mac
24. Bunny Hides a Basket 56. Cheki Morena
25. Find the Basket 57. Bats and Cats
26. Bow Wow Wow 58. Hey Betty Martin
27. Ho Ho Ho 59. The Crane
28. New Shoes 60. Sarasponda
29. Wallflower 61. Cucú
30. Coy Malindo 62. J’entends le moulin
31. Tideo 63. Chester
 32. I’m am Acorn


Book: The Orff Source Volume 2