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Forty Little Birdies by Donna Rhodenizer

A delightful introduction to blues improvisation

This song offers clever lyrics, a challenging melody line, and an opportunity to explore simple vocal improvisation. Perfect for soloists or small group vocal ensembles, this song is a guaranteed crowd-pleaser at your next student concert.


This download includes:

  • Full score
  • Lead sheet
  • Lyric sheet
  • Student activity
  • Teaching strategies
  • Piano accompaniment backing tracks with and without melody guide
  • BONUS band track for exciting performances!

About this Song Download Package:

11 pages, 8.5×11” in PDF format

Backing tracks in mp3 format

Download available immediately after purchase.

Song Download Packages include a PDF file and mp3 backing tracks. Teachers may:

  • Print, copy, and share files with their students.
  • Share performances using the backing tracks on social media with credit to the composer and FULL VOICE Music.

Please purchase the appropriate reproducible license:

  • A One-Teacher Studio License reflects use by one teacher and multiple students.
  • A Classroom-Choral License reflects purchase by an organization for use with 30 or more students.

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When you purchase our music, you agree to abide by our music licensing terms and conditions. FULL VOICE Music is committed to supporting voice teachers with excellent resources while also fairly compensating living composers.

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