Songs of the Whalemen
Item #: B-B04215
This bundle includes:
1. A digital PDF of the Teacher Resource Guide from the Teaching Music textbook
2. An mp3 recording of the work
Songs of the Whalemen is a single-movement work comprised of two distinct contrasting sections (slow/fast) based on material from two traditional sea songs of the British Isles: “Adieu to Erin” and “Blow Ye Winds.”
The first section is marked “Cantabile” and is in ABAB form before a short transition into “Blow Ye Winds,” which is a lively contrasting sea chanty in ABA’ form.