Jamaican Voiceworks: 23 Traditional and Popular Jamaican Songs by Michael BurnettJamaican Voiceworks: 23 Traditional and Popular Jamaican Songs by Michael Burnett

Jamaican Voiceworks: 23 Traditional and Popular Jamaican Songs

byMichael Burnett, Peter Hunt

Book & Toy | October 3, 2009

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Jamaican Voiceworks is an outstanding collection of fun and appealing Jamaican songs presented in the practical Voiceworks format. Including little-known gems and traditional favourites alongside classic pop hits, these arrangements cover a wide range of Jamaican styles and genres. Withpractical teaching and rehearsal notes, and 2 CDs containing performances and backings, Jamaican Voiceworks is a fantastic resource for singing groups of all ages.
Michael Burnett has lectured at Roehampton University for over 30 years and was seconded from the University to the Jamaica School of Music from 1979-82. He wrote and presented the BBC Radio Music Box programme for children for 12 years, and has published many compositions and arrangements, He has contributed entries on Caribbean music...
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Title:Jamaican Voiceworks: 23 Traditional and Popular Jamaican SongsFormat:Book & ToyDimensions:152 pages, 11.69 × 8.27 × 0.67 inPublished:October 3, 2009Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0193360500

ISBN - 13:9780193360501

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Table of Contents

Section I: Dance and Humorous SongsJamaican trad., arr. Michael Burnett and Peter Hunt: You walk an' talkJamaican trad., arr. Michael Burnett and Peter Hunt: Run, Moses, runJamaican trad., arr. Michael Burnett and Peter Hunt: Mister PotterJamaican trad., arr. Michael Burnett and Peter Hunt: Mango WalkJamaican trad., arr. Michael Burnett and Peter Hunt: Fan me soldier manJamaican trad., arr. Michael Burnett and Peter Hunt: Jackass with the long tailJamaican trad., arr. Michael Burnett and Peter Hunt: Run go a KingstonSection II: Work and Ring-Game SongsJamaican trad., arr. Michael Burnett and Peter Hunt: Jane an' LouisaJamaican trad., arr. Michael Burnett and Peter Hunt: Breadfruit an' jerk porkJamaican trad., arr. Kevin Stannard: Brown Girl in the RingJamaican trad., arr. Michael Burnett and Peter Hunt: Day da lightSection III: Christmas and Revival SongsJamaican trad., arr. Michael Burnett and Peter Hunt: Wash an' be cleanJamaican trad., arr. Michael Burnett and Peter Hunt: Christmas a comeJamaican trad., arr. Michael Burnett and Peter Hunt: Keymanwords Louise Bennett, music Jamaican trad., arr. Michael Burnett and Peter Hunt: Born to ruleSection IV: Rastafarian SongsJamaican trad., arr. Michael Burnett and Peter Hunt: Mount ZionJamaican trad., arr. Michael Burnett and Peter Hunt: Back to EthiopaJamaican trad., arr. Michael Burnett and Peter Hunt: Zion me wan' go homeJamaican trad., arr. Michael Burnett and Peter Hunt: Peace an' loveSection V: Popular Songswords Psalm 137: Rivers of BabylonBob Marley/Curtis Mayfield, arr. Rebecca Berkley: One love/People Get ReadyHarry Belafonte and Irving Burgess, arr. Kevin Stannard: Island in the SunMorris Levy, Johnny Roberts, and Robert Spencer, arr. Rebecca Berkley: My boy lollipop