Where and when
Songs we sing, at Wildfire
We've not managed yet to attach song sheets with words, or recordings of our own singing (hopefully we may get to that eventually), but here are a few of the songs we have been singing lately:
Lisela, Lisela - African song, expressing happiness
Tue Tue Barima - Ghanian childrens song
We are Rosa's lovely daughters, Robb Johnson, adapted and arr. Eileen Penman
Shine on Me (gospel / blues)
Bim bam biri biri bam (Jewish)
Sisters, now our Meeting is over (USA - Appalachian/Quaker)
Sithi Malwene (South African welcome song)
Bella Ciao, (women's struggle, trad. Ital, womens version.
I will not fight with you anymore (Ali Burns, written for IWD)
You can't kill the spirit, Little bear Morena, arr. Jane Schonveld
Under the Full Moonlight, communally 'owned' by women, Greenham Common.
By the Waters of Babylon, Trad. Tune, variation of psalm, sung about Palestine.
A River of Birds in migration http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kscPRZE0ZF8
Tula Mama, South African Lullaby.
Inannay Kapuana (Aboriginal Australian children's song)
Tongo Tongo (Pacific Islands, trad.)
Peace, Salaam, Shalom
Freedom Is A Noble Thing
The Wimmin o' Dundee
Five-A-Day (Mango, mango...)
All will be well
We are one voice - One Heart Beating
Hackney Street Song
Better Times are coming
Si Si Si Si Dolada
Cuil Fin Anai (Gaelic Lullaby -Irish)
Waters Of The World
Dartington Round, English, written by a student.
The waters of the world, trad.
Ah Poor Bird (medieval english roun
Water of Tyne
Sunshine on Leith
If any member has a song that they would like to bring to the choir and teach, for all to sing, that would be welcome, so long as the song is agreed by choir members.
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