- Well known traditional children’s songs.
- Songs featured in films or television programmes.
- Well known pop songs and karaoke.
- Songs that include actions or develop speech.
- Songs with lots of repetition.
- Specially written songs from published collections such as Okki-Tokki-Unga, Apusskidu (both published by A & C Black), or Hello Children, published by Schotts.
- Songs you like.
Click on the MP3 files below to hear some of our favourite songs, and for most of them you can print out the sheet music, too:
A beautiful song from Brazil about the sound of water in the rainforest. Be patient – it starts so quietly that you may not hear it at first, but be patient – it will creep in.
Wade in the Water
A well known spiritual. Download Sheetmusic
Damn this Traffic Jam
Rhythm of Life
Run, Mary, Run
This can also be sung at the same time as Wade in the Water
Mobaka Nemo Puey
Mobaka nemo puey MP3 (1:38min)
Bala Pata Zum
An action song guaranteed to end in laughter. Download Sheetmusic
Senwa Di Dendi
Senwa di dendi MP3 (895KB, 56sec)
Nanuma MP3 (24sec)
Boom Chicka Boom
Boom chicka boom MP3 (50sec)
With example of how to use as call and response and with boomwhackers.