Part 2 of a three-part series of enhanced e-books of Warren Fahey's AUStRALIAN FOLK SONGS AND BUSH BALLADS, this volume covers the middle chapters of Fahey's stirring, foot-stomping treasure-trove of traditional songs that celebrate what it is to be Australian. Special features include a video introduction to the book by the author plus a video introduction to each chapter, and audio and sheet music of the songs. You will also find fascinating background notes and many rare images. the material in this volume is grouped under the headings: 'Songs of Drovers, Shearers and Bullockies' and 'Solidarity Forever: Songs of Struggle and Strife'. Far from being dusty old songs to be thrown in a drawer and forgotten, these are songs to be sung with gusto whenever the spirit takes you - on holiday, at school, at a party, around the barbecue or kitchen table. this enhanced e-book is a must for anyone interested in Australia's musical and cultural history. And it has been collected by the one who knows them best: legendary folklorist and performer, Warren Fahey.
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About the Author
Warren Fahey claims a degree from the School of hard Knocks and the Dingo University. He is a folklorist, broadcaster, performer of bush songs and the author of several books, including the best-selling BUSH YARNS.