Songs of the Whalemen

Grade 2

Item #: B-B04215     Status: Available

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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.