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Songs for children’s choir, chorus and classroom.

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choir • chorus • classroom

primary school • junior school • elementary school • middle school • community

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SongLibrary is a collection of modern, age-appropriate songs for children to sing.
I aim to provide well-crafted, educational, fun songs with great resources for teachers to download instantly.
Glyn Lehmann - songwriter/composer
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latest songs

A Book Will Take You There
Books can transport us to all kinds of worlds…both real and imagined. This song captures that magic. more…
For Book Week.
We Are Home Here - song
We Are Home Here
Many pathways led us to this place. Many cultures - one future to embrace.
 more…
For Reconciliation Week.
27 May - 3 June
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environment,
A dialogue between the Earth and the world's children. A good introduction to 2-part singing and environmental awareness. more…
Also available as a Songbook and CD.

More than 1,000,000 plays on YouTube

peace, Gandhi, human rights, community, respect, Harmony Day,
An uplifting song inspired by the words of Mahatma Gandhi - There is no path to peace. Peace is the path.more…
human rights, community, respect, Harmony Day, culture, Reconciliation Week, rap
Many pathways led us to this place…many cultures, one future to embrace. more…
books, authors, education, Book Week
Books can transport us to all kinds of worlds…both real and imagined. This song captures that magic. For Book Week. more…
surfing, sport, summer, fun, environment
Imagine long summer days at the beach, the feeling of freedom and excitement as you catch that perfect wave. A pulsing 'techno' song with a classic surf-tune chorus. Great for a concert performance. more…
environment,
A dynamic song describing 'the dance' between a wind turbine, and its partner - the wind. An ode to sustainability. Great for a concert performance. more…
Christmas, culture, animals, ukulele, percussion
A wish for peace and joy wherever you are at Christmas. A 'world music' song ready for students to join in with optional percussion and ukulele. more…
action songs, language, fun, ukulele
This action song shows how we use our bodies to communicate with each other. Includes optional ukulele and tuned percussion. more…
Christmas, refugees, family
A gentle yet stirring Christmas song that ties the plight of a refugee mother and her child to the Christmas story. more…
school, graduation, children, human rights, heroes, education
“All I need is a helping hand and a chance to learn.” For the Children of the Ganges School, India and children everywhere. more…
books, authors, education, Book Week
A fun, slightly quirky song about how stories feed our imaginations until they grow and grow and… A song about books, reading and writers. For Book Week. more…
friendship, cultural diversity, Harmony Day, community, respect, rap, Reconciliation Week
Respect and tolerance build a bridge between us no matter how different we are. A modern hip-hop/ soul song with rap. more…
community, school, friendship, peace, rounds, Reconciliation Week
‘U and ‘I’ are in community. A 3-part round - great for the whole school to sing - or in class each morning. more…
graduation, friendship, feelings, school
The future starts right now! Celebrate change and new beginnings like graduation and end-of-year. more…
friendship, cultural diversity, Harmony Day, peace, culture, community, respect, rap, Reconciliation Week
An uplifting song celebrating our differences. In a hip hop style with a rap section and a catchy chorus with handclaps. more...
Anzac Day, Remembrance Day, Veterans Day
Keep The Home Fires Burning and Pack Up Your Troubles In Your Old Kit Bag are combined to tell the moving story of loved ones being separated by war. more…
Australia, Anzac Day, Veterans Day, Remembrance Day
A reflection on war and its lasting effects. For Anzac Day, Veteran's Day and Remembrance Day more
feelings, friendship
Explore feelings and emotions. Like clouds, feelings come and go, some just bring the rain, others help make rainbows. more…
Christmas, peace
A joyful 2-part song for Christmas. For ages 7 to adult. more…
peace, children, human rights, respect
A song to recognise and celebrate the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. more…
Christmas, fun,
Whether you celebrate the Festive Season in winter or summer - it’s always a good time to ‘brighten someone’s day.’ An easy, fun song in unison or 2 parts. more
friendship, anti-bullying, feelings, peace, respect
What you plant is what you grow. So…sow the seed of kindness and friendship. more...
animals, environment, fun
There’s a party - and all living things are invited! From the ants to the elephants, the plants to the pelicans…come and celebrate LIFE. Humans welcome too! more…
music history, culture, cultural diversity, language, instruments, percussion
Discover music from around the world. Imitate an Australian didgeridoo, Indian tabla, Brazilian cuica, Irish tin whistle and more - also African body percussion and chanting. Children can accompany the voices with various percussion instruments. more…
friendship, feelings, Harmony Day, peace, anti-bullying, kindness
How to live a good life? The answer lies in these two small words. Be kind. more…
music history, dance, culture, rap
Dance Crazy! (5 songs & a rap)
Tells the story of popular dance & music styles from The Charleston to breakdance - from jazz to hip hop. more…
friendship, feelings, anti-bullying
Share your problems and worries and together we can 'lift that weight'. more...
friendship, feelings, peace, school
Welcome new students, friends, family and others to your school with this fun song. An ideal concert or assembly opener. more...
friendship, graduation, school
Celebrate school graduation in song! A rousing, yet reflective song for junior and senior graduations. .…more
space, environment
Seven billion passengers ride through space on our awesome planet! Looking up at the wonders of the sky. For 2-parts. ...more
anti-bullying, friendship, cultural diversity, peace, Harmony Day
The circle is a place where everyone belongs and is accepted. A fun song with a powerful message. ...more
environment, rounds, space, environment, seasons,
TWO 3-part rounds about things that go round - seasons and planets.
A great way to remember the names of the planets, the order of the seasons and learn round singing. more
animals, environment,
Two fun songs for younger children about animals. 'Night Song' and 'Where Is Home?' Learn about nocturnal animals and the importance of a safe habitat. ...more
heroes, anti-bullying, respect, rap, Gandhi
Heroes (3 songs)
Explores ideas about heroes. From 'ordinary people doing extraordinary things' to Gandhi, Martin Luther King & Aung San Suu Kyi. more
water, language, environment
The Water Song - the amazing power, beauty and importance of water. Learn to say 'water' in 13 languages! more
cultural diversity, feelings, Harmony Day
A song that asks us to put ourselves in the shoes of others. What would it feel like? more
Harmony Day, cultural diversity, culture, refugees, family
The story of a young refugee and her family's search for a better life.
Use to celebrate Harmony Day and Cultural Diversity Day. more
Harmony Day, friendship, Reconciliation Week
Strangers become friends by sharing their stories. Encourages acceptance and understanding of others. Ideal for Harmony Day.more
fun, environment,
There's a strange creature down at the waterhole. What is a polliwog? And why does it keep changing?
A fun song for the younger children.more
culture, language, Harmony Day, education, Reconciliation Week
Celebrates the importance of language in maintaining culture and identity.more
feelings,
2 versions included: simple 2-part and unison
Helps children think about their feelings. Try writing your own verses! more
music history, Mozart,
A contemporary mini-opera about the young Mozart. Told by his father Leopold and sister, Nannerl. more
language,
By COOL RULES…for schools
Yes, learning about apostrophes can be fun. Includes worksheets and an apostrophe usage guide.more
Christmas, peace, culture, cultural diversity, family, friendship
An all-inclusive celebration of family, friends and the festivities. Use at Christmas, Hanukkah, Diwali, Eid al-Fitr, New Year etc. more
Christmas, fun,
Feel the excitement as Christmas approaches. The lights, the carols, the smell of baking and people saying ‘Merry Christmas’. more
Christmas, peace,
A Christmas song for all ages - in 2 parts or unison. A wish for all children to live with joy and light. more
Christmas, peace,
The birth of a child - a sign of hope. A Christmas song for all ages. more
Christmas,
A bright Christmas song for younger children. How did that little baby make that star shine so brightly? more
Australia, Anzac Day
A tribute to the Anzacs who sailed from Australia in 1914 to their unknown fate in Gallipoli. more
Australian focus
Australia,
Western Australia may be a long way from anywhere else - but it’s well worth the trip! A fun look at WA and all its wonders. more
Australian focus
Australia, history
The voyage of Dutch explorer Vlamingh to Australia in 1696 and the discovery of the 'impossible bird', the black swan. more
Australian focus
sport, Australia, fun
A pizza with no cheese!? That's what life would be like without sport. A fun, rockin' song about just how great sport is to play. more
Australian focus
sport, Australia, fun
A fun story about friends who love sport and just 'having a go'. more
Australian focus
Australia,
A tribute to the 'genius' engineer C.Y. O'Connor who helped opened up the goldfields of Western Australia in 1896. more
Australian focus

Teachers say…

Keep up the good work. You're making my job a lot easier!
Your compositions are age-appropriate, inspiring, singable, and loved by my students.
Katherine Khandjian, Music specialist MD, USA
A Musical Journey,Tell Me Your Story
The children love the combination of your rap song style. Thank you from a grateful music teacher. Lynne Stewart, Toronto, Canada
Everyone Belongs
My choir just love this song and so do I! I can hardly stop from shedding a tear at my enthusiastic singers. Jan, New Zealand
I Am The Earth
This song is a real audience pleaser. A fabulous way to develop part singing. What an outstanding song. Carolyn Hernandez, Overton Community College, Australia.
Ride Of Our Lives
…we sang your fantastic song and we won! The adjudicator thought it was a super choice for the class. Fiona Krober, Birmingham, UK
Feed Your Imagination
I believe your songs have a very high educative value and the arrangements are "easy" but very effective. Paolo Fabris, Director Centre for Youth and Community Music - Charles Darwin University, Australia
SongLibrary is a collection of modern, age-appropriate songs for children to sing.
I aim to provide well-crafted, educational, fun songs with great resources for teachers to download instantly.
Glyn Lehmann - songwriter/composer
Subscribe to my newsletter for the latest SongLibrary updates.

latest songs

A Book Will Take You There
Books can transport us to all kinds of worlds…both real and imagined. This song captures that magic. more…
For Book Week.
We Are Home Here - song
We Are Home Here
Many pathways led us to this place. Many cultures - one future to embrace.
 more…
For Reconciliation Week.
27 May - 3 June
download-icon
Song downloads include:
• vocal recording mp3
• backing track mp3
• sheet music pdf
• lyrics & notes pdf

Try it NOW!
A complete song pack

Teachers say…

Keep up the good work. You're making my job a lot easier!
Your compositions are age-appropriate, inspiring, singable, and loved by my students.
Katherine Khandjian, Music specialist MD, USA
A Musical Journey,Tell Me Your Story
The children love the combination of your rap song style. Thank you from a grateful music teacher.
Lynne Stewart, Toronto, Canada
Everyone Belongs
My choir just love this song and so do I! I can hardly stop from shedding a tear at my enthusiastic singers.
Jan, New Zealand
I Am The Earth
This song is a real audience pleaser. A fabulous way to develop part singing. What an outstanding song.
Carolyn Hernandez, Overton Community College, Australia.
Ride Of Our Lives
…we sang your fantastic song and we won! The adjudicator thought it was a super choice for the class.
Fiona Krober, Birmingham, UK
Feed Your Imagination
I believe your songs have a very high educative value and the arrangements are "easy" but very effective.
Paolo Fabris, Director Centre for Youth and Community Music - Charles Darwin University, Australia
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