Music of Our World.
Celebrate music cultures and traditions from Japan, Hawaii, India, Sweden, Brazil, Laos, South Africa and Mexico.
Book and CD provides background for each festival, step-by-step instructions for each song, translations, photocopiables, expanded activities and a recording of each song.
Featured festivals and songs:
- Respect for the Aged Day (Japan) - Hamabe no Uta
- Aloha Festivals (Hawaii) - 'Ulili E
- Festival of Lights (India) - Aeyaya balano sakkad
- St. Lucia's Day (Sweden) - Sankta Lucia
- Carnaval (Brazil) - Cidade Maravilhosa
- New Year (Laos) - Dok Djampa
- Freedom Day (South Africa) - Singabahambayo
- Cinco de Mayo (Mexico) - A la Rueda de San Miguel