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Simple Things is offered as a song of hope and encouragement in this time of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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SongLibrary is a collection of modern, age-appropriate songs for children to sing.
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Earth Day Song

Together we walk
Together we know
That from today
Tomorrow will grow
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2018 Australian National Choral Association Composition Competition
- Primary School/Children's Choir category
A tribute to Tasmania's 'Centurion Tree' - world's largest flowering plant and second tallest tree.
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Earth Day/World Environment Day
I Am The Earth
Harmony Day
Everyone Belongs
Christmas
Christmas All Over The World
Family celebrations
This Time Of Year
Anzac Day, Remembrance Day, Veteran’s Day
In The Silence
Graduation
Gonna Shine Our Light
Seasons and planets (2 rounds)
Round and Round
Peace Day
Peace By Piece
Universal Children’s Day
To Be Free
Book Week
Feed Your Imagination
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    • A dialogue between the earth and the world's children. A good introduction to 2-part singing and environmental awareness. more...
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    • In the Huon Valley in Tasmania stands the world's largest flowering plant and 2nd tallest tree - the mighty Centurion Tree. more...
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    • An uplifting song inspired by the words of Mahatma Gandhi. "There is no path to peace. Peace is the path." more...
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      An uplifting song inspired by the words of Mahatma Gandhi - There is no path to peace. Peace is the path. more…
    • Every day is a new opportunity to care for the earth and its creatures. more...
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    • Wherever we live..."many pathways led us to this place…many cultures, one future to embrace". more...
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    • Books can transport us to all kinds of worlds…both real and imagined. This song captures that magic. For Book Week. more...
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    • 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...
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    • An exciting song cycle of 4 songs highlighting the big moments in the race to the moon during the 1960s. more...
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    • 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...
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    • The personal story of a refugee family spending Christmas night in a barn with the farm animals. Highlights the plight of those fleeing danger, and the kindness of strangers. more...
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    • A wish for peace and joy wherever you are at Christmas. A lively song, ready for students to join in with optional percussion and ukulele. more...
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    • This action song shows how we use our bodies to communicate with each other. Includes optional ukulele and tuned percussion. more...
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    • A gentle yet stirring Christmas song that ties the plight of a refugee mother and her child to the Christmas story. more...
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    • “All I need is a helping hand and a chance to learn.” For the Children of the Ganges School, India and children everywhere. more...
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    • A fun, slightly quirky song about how stories feed our imaginations until they grow and grow and… A song about books, reading and writers. more...For Book Week.
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    • Respect and tolerance build a bridge between us no matter how different we are. A modern hip-hop/ soul song with rap. more...
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    • ‘U and ‘I’ are in community. A 3-part round - great for the whole school to sing - or in class each morning. more...
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    • The future starts right now! Celebrate change and new beginnings like graduation and end-of-year. more...
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    • An uplifting song celebrating our differences. In a hip hop style with a rap section and a catchy chorus with handclaps. more...
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    • 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...
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    • A reflection on war and its lasting effects. For Anzac Day, Veteran's Day and Remembrance Day. more...
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    • Why? When? Where? Which? Who? What? We learn about our world by asking questions, looking and listening. A fun song for ages 5-10. more...
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    • Explore feelings and emotions. Like clouds, feelings come and go, some just bring the rain, others help make rainbows. more...
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    • A joyful 2-part echo song for Christmas. more...
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    • A song to recognise and celebrate the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. more...
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    • 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. more...
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    • What you plant is what you grow. So…sow the seed of kindness and friendship. more...
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    • 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...
      expand_less
    • 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...
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    • How to live a good life? The answer lies in these two small words. Be kind. more...
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    • 5 songs that tell the story of popular dance & music styles from The Charleston to breakdance - from jazz to hip hop. more...
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    • A song of encouragement to share our problems and worries and help 'lift that weight'. more...
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    • Welcome new students, friends, family and others to your school with this fun song. An ideal concert or assembly opener. more...
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    • Celebrate school graduation in song! A rousing, yet reflective song for junior and senior graduations. more...
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    • Seven billion passengers ride through space on our awesome planet! Looking up at the wonders of the sky. more...
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    • The circle is a place where everyone belongs and is accepted. A fun song with a powerful message. more...
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    • 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...
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    • 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...
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    • The Water Song - the amazing power, beauty and importance of water. Learn to say 'water' in 13 languages! more...
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    • A song that asks us to put ourselves in the shoes of others. What would it feel like? more...
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    • The story of a young refugee and her family's search for a better life. more...
      expand_less
    • Strangers become friends by sharing their stories. Encourages acceptance and understanding of others. more...
      expand_less
    • 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...
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    • Celebrates the importance of language in maintaining culture and identity. more...
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    • Encourages children to think about their feelings. more...
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    • A contemporary mini-opera about the young Mozart. Told by his father Leopold and sister, Nannerl. more...
      expand_less
    • Yes, learning about apostrophes can be fun. Includes worksheets and an apostrophe usage guide. more...
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    • An all-inclusive celebration of family, friends and the festivities. Use at Christmas, Hanukkah, Diwali, Eid al-Fitr, New Year etc. more...
      expand_less
    • Feel the excitement as Christmas approaches. The lights, the carols, the smell of baking and people saying ‘Merry Christmas’. more...
      expand_less
    • A Christmas song for all ages - in 2 parts or unison. A wish for all children to live with joy and light. more...
      expand_less
    • The birth of a child - a sign of hope. A Christmas song for all ages. more...
      expand_less
    • A bright Christmas song for younger children. How did that little baby make that star shine so brightly? more...
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    • A tribute to the Anzacs who sailed from Australia in 1914 to their unknown fate in Gallipoli. more...
      expand_less
    • 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...
      expand_less
    • The voyage of Dutch explorer Vlamingh to Australia in 1696 and the discovery of the 'impossible bird', the black swan. more...
      expand_less
    • 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...
      expand_less
    • A fun story about friends who love sport and just 'having a go'. more...
      expand_less
    • A tribute to the 'genius' engineer C.Y. O'Connor who helped opened up the goldfields of Western Australia in 1896. more...
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    ALL SONGS    Category    Category    Category    
    environment, STEM, children, Earth Day
    A dialogue between the Earth and the world's children. A good introduction to 2-part singing and environmental awareness. more…

    1 million views on YouTube

    environment, science, STEM, community, Earth Day
    As each new day dawns we have a chance to care for the earth, knowing that 'from today, tomorrow will grow.' more…
    space, science, STEM, history
    An exciting song cycle of 4 songs highlighting the big moments in the race to the moon during the 1960s. more…
    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…
    environment, science, Australia, STEM
    In the Huon Valley in Tasmania stands the world's largest flowering plant and 2nd tallest tree - the mighty Centurion Tree. 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, animals, refugees
    The personal story of refugee family spending Christmas night in a barn with the farm animals. Highlights the plight of those fleeing danger, and the kindness of strangers. 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…
    friends, cultural diversity, harmony day, community, respect, rap, reconciliation week, anti-bullying
    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, friends, 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, friends, feelings, school
    The future starts right now! Celebrate change and new beginnings like graduation and end-of-year. more…
    friends, 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, history
    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, history
    A reflection on war and its lasting effects. For Anzac Day, Veteran's Day and Remembrance Day more
    environment, animals, science, STEM
    Curiosity new!
    Why? When? Where? Which? Who? What? We learn about our world by asking questions, looking and listening. A fun song for ages 5-10. more…
    feelings, friends
    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
    friends, 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…
    friends, 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, history
    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…
    friends, feelings, anti-bullying
    Share your problems and worries and together we can 'lift that weight'. more...
    friends, feelings, peace, school
    Welcome new students, friends, family and others to your school with this fun song. An ideal concert or assembly opener. more...
    friends, graduation, school
    Celebrate school graduation in song! A rousing, yet reflective song for junior and senior graduations. .…more
    space, environment, STEM
    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, STEM
    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, STEM
    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
    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, history
    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, history
    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
    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.
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    Glyn Lehmann
    composer/songwriter

    Subscribe to my newsletter for the latest SongLibrary updates and receive 20% off your first purchase.
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    NEW
    Earth Day Song

    Together we walk
    Together we know
    That from today
    Tomorrow will grow

    NEW

    Giant of the Forest
    the world's largest flowering plant and 2nd tallest tree

    A tribute to Tasmania's 'Centurion Tree' - world's largest flowering plant and second tallest tree.
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    $49.95 AUD view usage rights
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    Add on
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    SAVE!
    Get 10 of our most popular songs at a SPECIAL PRICE.

    Earth Day/World Environment Day
    I Am The Earth
    Harmony Day
    Everyone Belongs
    Christmas
    Christmas All Over The World
    Family celebrations
    This Time Of Year
    Anzac Day, Remembrance Day, Veteran’s Day
    In The Silence
    Graduation
    Gonna Shine Our Light
    Seasons and planets (2 rounds)
    Round and Round
    Peace Day
    Peace By Piece
    Universal Children’s Day
    To Be Free
    Book Week
    Feed Your Imagination
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    Song downloads include:
    • vocal recording mp3
    • backing track mp3
    • sheet music pdf
    • lyrics & notes pdf

    Try it NOW!
    A complete song pack

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    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
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