• …age-appropriate, inspiring, singable and loved by my students.
    Katherine Khandjian- Music Specialist MD, USA

new songs for children to sing

choir • chorus • classroom • solo

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

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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.
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Glyn Lehmann
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Moon Landing
50th anniversary

July 2019 will be the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. Celebrate this momentous event in human history with the SPACE RACE Song Cycle.
    • for choir
      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

      An exciting song cycle of 4 songs highlighting the big moments in the race to the moon during the 1960s. more…
      Books can transport us to all kinds of worlds…both real and imagined. This song captures that magic. For Book Week. more…
      An uplifting song inspired by the words of Mahatma Gandhi - There is no path to peace. Peace is the path.more…
      Many pathways led us to this place…many cultures, one future to embrace. more…
      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…
      The personal story of refugee family spending Christmas night in a barn with the farm animals. Highlights the plight of those fleeing from danger, and the kindness of strangers. more…
      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…
      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…
      A gentle yet stirring Christmas song that ties the plight of a refugee mother and her child to the Christmas story. more…
      “All I need is a helping hand and a chance to learn.” For the Children of the Ganges School, India and children everywhere. more…
      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…
      Respect and tolerance build a bridge between us no matter how different we are. A modern hip-hop/ soul song with rap. more…
      ‘U and ‘I’ are in community. A 3-part round - great for the whole school to sing - or in class each morning. more…
      The future starts right now! Celebrate change and new beginnings like graduation and end-of-year. more…
      An uplifting song celebrating our differences. In a hip hop style with a rap section and a catchy chorus with handclaps. more...
      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…
      A reflection on war and its lasting effects. For Anzac Day, Veteran's Day and Remembrance Day more
      A joyful 2-part song for Christmas. For ages 7 to adult. more…
      A song to recognise and celebrate the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. more…
      What you plant is what you grow. So…sow the seed of kindness and friendship. more...
      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…
      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…
      How to live a good life? The answer lies in these two small words. Be kind. more…
      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…
      Share your problems and worries and together we can 'lift that weight'. more...
      Welcome new students, friends, family and others to your school with this fun song. An ideal concert or assembly opener. more...
      Celebrate school graduation in song! A rousing, yet reflective song for junior and senior graduations. .…more
      Seven billion passengers ride through space on our awesome planet! Looking up at the wonders of the sky. For 2-parts. ...more
      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
      The Water Song - the amazing power, beauty and importance of water. Learn to say 'water' in 13 languages! more
      A song that asks us to put ourselves in the shoes of others. What would it feel like? more
      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
      Strangers become friends by sharing their stories. Encourages acceptance and understanding of others. Ideal for Harmony Day.more
      Celebrates the importance of language in maintaining culture and identity.more
      A contemporary mini-opera about the young Mozart. Told by his father Leopold and sister, Nannerl. more
      By COOL RULES…for schools
      Yes, learning about apostrophes can be fun. Includes worksheets and an apostrophe usage guide.more
      An all-inclusive celebration of family, friends and the festivities. Use at Christmas, Hanukkah, Diwali, Eid al-Fitr, New Year etc. more
      Feel the excitement as Christmas approaches. The lights, the carols, the smell of baking and people saying ‘Merry Christmas’. more
      A Christmas song for all ages - in 2 parts or unison. A wish for all children to live with joy and light. more
      The birth of a child - a sign of hope. A Christmas song for all ages. more
      A tribute to the Anzacs who sailed from Australia in 1914 to their unknown fate in Gallipoli. more
      Australian focus
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      A reflection on war and its lasting effects. For Anzac Day, Veteran's Day and Remembrance Day more
      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
      The voyage of Dutch explorer Vlamingh to Australia in 1696 and the discovery of the 'impossible bird', the black swan. more
      Australian focus
      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
      A fun story about friends who love sport and just 'having a go'. more
      Australian focus
      A tribute to the 'genius' engineer C.Y. O'Connor who helped opened up the goldfields of Western Australia in 1896. more
      Australian focus
    • for solo voice
      "It’s like a fantasy, but it’s reality…
      I’m right where I should be and now I know that I can be me!"
      Using the circus as a backdrop - an uplifting song about what it feels like to be fully 'in the moment'.
       more…
      A song about singing! Captures the excitement of performing for an audience and the way music brings us together.
       more…
      A gentle song adapted from the story of The Velveteen Rabbit. The Skin Horse explains to the Velveteen Rabbit that when a child really loves you, then you become REAL.
       more…
      More songs for solo voice coming soon…

    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.
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    Glyn Lehmann
    composer/songwriter

    Subscribe to the newsletter for the latest SongLibrary updates.

    Moon Landing 50th anniversary

    July 2019 will be the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. Celebrate this momentous event in human history with the SPACE RACE Song Cycle.
    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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