Yonder Sails A Ship

From Plank Road Publishing

by Mike Wilson

This song's folk-like arrangement using traditional acoustic instruments captures the nautical feel. Metaphorically, it speaks of life with all its ups and downs, restlessness, and distraction, with the safety of the lighthouse just in the offing. This is a catchy tune that sticks with you and is easy to learn and sing expressively. Crescendos and decrescendos rise and fall naturally with the rising and falling of the melody line.

Some of the fun of this song is in part 2 and part 3. Harmonies in a minor key like this work well, and they're gratifying to sing. Rehearsal tracks for parts 2 and 3 are included in the kit. A unison version is also included, in case that option works better for you. (from Music K-8, Vol. 24, No. 3)

(Run time: 2:41)

What's in a Singles Reproducible Kit?These are single song kits that include: a Piano/Vocal Part; a Singer's Part with full rights to reproduce, perform, and use it as many times as you need for your students; and high-quality full performance and accompaniment (instrumental) recordings.

About the Downloadable OptionThe downloadable version contains all the components the print version would, but in electronic format.

About the Audio RecordingsAudio recordings contain full performance and accompaniment only (instrumental) tracks.

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Yonder Sails A Ship - Downloadable Kit
Downloadable PDFs, Performance/Accompaniment MP3s, and lyric PowerPoint: 18.2MB
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