Presentation on theme: "Presented by Sonja Greiner Secretary General of the European Choral Association – Europa Cantat A cooperation project of Carus-Verlag and the European."— Presentation transcript:
Presented by Sonja Greiner Secretary General of the European Choral Association – Europa Cantat A cooperation project of Carus-Verlag and the European Choral Association – Europa Cantat in the frame of the VOICE project
Lullaby from Hungary Singer: Emi Farago Csija buja Csíja búja, búja, gyönyörű magzatom, aludj el, aludj el, gyönyörű csillagom. Ótson el az angyal, kőtsön fel a hajnal, aludj el, aludj el, gyönyörű virágom. Sleep, my beautiful child, sleep, my lovely star. May the angel rock you to sleep, and the red dawn awaken you.
Why lullabies? Singing – a part of human culture Singing lullabies – an important human tradition In some countries – less and less parents sing with their children – a ritual lost?
Lullabies of the World Book songbook with singalong CD 128 pages, illustrated be renowned photographers and CD A high-quality CD with the most beautiful songs from 24 countries Available in German (Carus-Verlag and Reclam, on sale in all bookshops) and in English (Carus-Verlag)
Lullabies of the World Website Free Website, available in English and German With all the lullabies Including PDFs of scores With texts and translations With songs, sing-along tunes and pronunciation files
The Lullaby Website is a part of VOICE – Vision on Innovation for Choral Music in Europe, a multiannual European cooperation project co-funded by the European Union Culture Programme
- For each song Score (including PDF-file) with guitar chords English translation of text - All songs (search by title, country, language) Sing-along tune - For some songs: Recording of song by professional singers Pronunciation file
Example 1 – Csija buja from Hungary - Sing-along tune - Pronunciation File - Text and translation - Score
Example 2 – Jasoda Hari palne, a lullaby from India - Listen to Sangeeta Bandyopadhyay - Pronunciation File - Original Typeface - Download score
The Website in German - The Lullaby project is part of the „Liederprojekt“ of Carus-Verlag - And there is the new collection „Wiegenlieder aus aller Welt“ - There is a German lullaby collection „Wiegenlieder“
Some quotes BRAVO for the book "Lullabies of the World" - A great project, a great book, great pictures. I am thrilled. I have just received this book and it is BEAUTIFUL. What a labour of love! I wanted to thank you and say how impressed I am with this wonderful work ! The choice of the songs is very nice, the photos are absolutely beautiful and the CD very well-made and helpful This is a great tool for my work as music therapist! Have you thought about the use of the Website for kindergardens and nurseries? Are there choral arrangements of these lullabies?
Let‘s sing together – Listen firstListen first Choose your own language and Sing AlongSing Along
Sonja Greiner Thank you very much for your attention!