Brian Gresham Music

                                GRASSHOPPER GREEN SONGBOOKS

 Songbooks and Musicals

 

  • NEW RELEASE!!! NEW RELEASE!!!: Listen..
  • A beautiful new song for Christmas for your choir or singing group.
    Scored for Chorus and Piano with three reasonably easy parts.
    (3m'27")

  • NEW RELEASE!!! NEW RELEASE!!!: The Stockport Viaduct. The Story of the building of the world's biggest brick built viaduct. Ten super songs (with lively piano accompaniment, optional two-part singing and lyric sheets) cover elements of the construction of the first half of the world famous Stockport Viaduct at the start of the Victorian era.
  • Including.....Immigration, new railways, industrial expansion, health and safety at work, natural disaster, a great day out...and eleven million bricks!!!
  • Plus concise backgound information for narration or dramatic purposes.
  • £10.00 

 

  • AUTUMN ESSENTIAL: Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot. Eight very accessible songs telling the story behind making a guy for bonfire night. Plotting, drinking, digging and torture! For unison voices, with groups and two-part harmonies. Includes script/narrative parts, lively piano accompaniment, lyrics and free rehearsal cd.
  • £12.50

 

  •  AUTUMN ESSENTIAL: A Scream in the Night. Seven short super scary simple songs based on the traditions of Hallowe'en. Get ready to make magic spells, peel apples and chase away the witches. For unison voices, with groups and two-part harmonies. Includes script/narrative parts, lively piano accompaniment, lyrics and free rehearsal cd.
  • £12.50

  • FOR YOUNG VOICES: Grasshopper Green's Songbook #1
  • Lazy Crocodile ... An action song exploring slow and fast. Voice and piano.
  • Cheetah...An action song exploring fast!! Voice and piano.
  • Short or Long?...Exploring short and long sounds. Voice and piano.
  • Start and Stop...Exploring starting and stopping. Voice and piano.
  • Hedgehog...Song about one such spiky creature. Voice and piano.
  • Lonely Dragon...Sad song about being alone. Voice and piano.
  • Inventing Song...Using interesting sounds in an inventive way. Voice and piano, add your own percussion.
  • Sweets! Sweets! Sweets!...All about eating sweets! Voice and piano.
  • Three Jolly Pirates...Ideal for Early Years. Lots of Yo Ho Ho! Voice and piano.
  • Sailing on the Sea...Echo song (with optional harmony part) about an idyllic day trip on a boat. Voice and piano.
  • Seaside Song...Jolly 'day out' song. Voice and piano.
  • Basketball...Easy words, funky rhythm, cool basketball moves. Voice and piano.

For unison voices, with groups (one song with optional harmony). With opportunities for actions, percussion, emotion, duration and generally having a good time! Includes lively piano accompaniment, lyrics and free rehearsal cd.

  • £10.00

 


                                   

 

                          SONGBOOKS with PIANO ACCOMPANIMENT and LYRICS (no cd)

                                                

  •  The Rainhill Trials. A set of eight very accessible songs based on the events at Rainhill when Stephenson's Rocket won the trials to become the motive power for the first inter-city train in the world between Liverpool and Manchester. For unison voices, with groups and two-part harmonies. Includes script/narrative part, lively piano accompaniment and lyrics.
  • £12.50

  •  The Tower of Babel. A set of six very accessible songs telling the story of the rise and fall of the famous biblical tower. For unison voices, with groups and
  • two-part harmonies. Includes lively piano accompaniment and lyrics. 
  • £10.00

  •  David and Goliath. A set of five short songs reflecting the main events in the biblical story of David's triumph over the presumed might of Goliath. For unison voices, with groups and two-part harmonies. Includes lively piano accompaniment and lyrics. 
  • £8.00

  •  Moses. Seven lively and evocative songs covering events in the life of Moses, from a basket in the Bulrushes to The Promised Land by way of pestilence, plague, The Red Sea, Manna from Heaven and Mount Sinai. For unison voices, with groups and two-part harmonies. Includes lively piano accompaniment and lyrics.
  • £10.00

  •  The Return Of Adrial. A fantasy adventure in music and song with optional drama. Full scale production about an adventure inside a computer game. Set in the round, this work provides plenty of scope for interpretation, flexibility and imagination. Originally written for a teenage special needs production, but equally at home with younger pupils of all abilities. Twenty songs and full performance directions. Can be sung with two vocal parts or unison voices with a dynamic piano accompaniment.
  • £20.00


  •  LooLee (The Little Alien). A set of nine lively accessible songs following the story of a frightened little alien who finds him/herself left behind on Planet Earth and just wants to go back home!! But which planet is home? Enjoy the fun as we attempt to find the right one! For unison voices, with groups and two-part harmonies. Includes piano accompaniment and lyrics.
  • £10.00

  • BOUDICA! The best female super-hero ever! And she was real! Nine songs, one rap, plus music for dancing and marching will lead you through the swirling emotions and events of the Iceni uprising against the Roman Invaders circa AD60. Includes lively piano accompaniment and lyrics.
  • £10.00

 

  • The American Dream. A set of nine lively accessible songs about things American From Chewing Gum to Charlie Chaplin...from Failing Aspiration to Hopeful in Hollywood...The Three Ring Circus to Game Show Culture. For voices,in unison, groups and two part harmonies. Includes piano accompaniment and lyrics.
  • £10.00
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  • STOP PRESS: Coming soon...The Adventures of Grasshopper Green. Follow the adventures of your favourite small creature as he explores his surroundings, learning about life through his encounters with the other characters who share his small world.  Short Stories and Songs with easy accompaniment and scope for lots of imaginative involvement. Ideal for Early Years.