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The Little Beggarman

The Little Beggarman

Composer: Irish Folk Song

Arranger: John Higgins

Voicing: Unison

Duration: 2:05

Take a trip to Ireland with this story and song all about the Irish tradition of honoring St. Patrick on March 17. Add classroom percussion and choreograph the energetic folk song, “The Little Beggarman.” Share stories of the Irish culture and legends to make the lesson complete; ideas and teaching sequence are in the lesson plan.

This Lesson Pak download contains:

•Digital Lesson (HTML format for use in any browser) Includes everything you need for each lesson: recordings, videos (if available), lesson plan, and piano accompaniment. Use with interactive whiteboards, or computer to projector.

•Singer Pages (full-color PDF format) Projectable, printable, and reproducible (for one school only), may be distributed to classroom viewing devices (iPads, Chromebooks, etc.)

•Audio (MP3 format) Full performance and accompaniment tracks