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American Songs and Sea Shanties

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  • Staff Pick

Staff Pick

“Really good teaching material!”

Chris Hankin Just Flutes staff member - [email protected]

This is part of a series of publications for wind quartet aimed primarily at younger players. The attraction here is partly the material (everyone will know some of the tunes at least) and partly the sensitivity of the arrangements themselves. All parts have the tune at various points and often it is passed around phrase by phrase to encourage listening and ensemble skills.This is a great series at a really good price.

Our Description


Difficulty guide: 4-5
Difficulty level, roughly compared to ABRSM exam grades. 0 is beginner, 9 is advanced (beyond grade 8).


American Songs:

  • Camptown Races
  • Marching Through Georgia
  • The Old Folks At Home
  • My Old Kentucky Home
  • Dixie Lane
  • Polly Wolly Doodle
  • So Early in the Morning

Sea Shanties:

  • Shenandoah
  • Johnny Come Down to Hilo
  • Can't You Dance The Polka
  • The Drummer and the Cook
  • Tom's Gone to Hilo
  • Haul Away Joe
  • A-Roving
  • Bound for the Rio Grande
  • Whisky Johnny
  • Boney Was A Warrior
  • Blow The Man Down

Item Details


  • Part 1: Flute
  • Part 2: Oboe
  • Part 3: Bb Clarinet
  • Part 4: Bassoon
Category: Wind Quartet Music: Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon
Publisher: Rosewood Publications
Publisher's reference: RP80
Our Stock Code: 1153569
Media Type: Paperback - Score and parts