Ian Ross Williams is an Orff and Kodaly trained primary school music teacher and an award-winning singer-songwriter and recording artist. His early years of teaching were spent in the far north of Australia, in Aboriginal communities in the Northern Territory and in Queensland.
Great Australian song repertoire for children and teachers
Ian’s latest release:
XYLO BEAT AUSTRALIA II – Party Pieces for Primary School
A veritable smorgasbord for Primary School classes and Xylophone Ensembles. 20 songs ranging from simple, limited pitch and rhythms, to challenging (and fun) pieces with multiple layers and flavours to choose from. Party pieces to engage all year levels. Full score PDF’s and recorded arrangements mp3’s.
MUSIC MAKING WITH RHYMES – Scaffolded Composing in Primary School (PDF worksheets)
ONE HEARTBEAT FROM THE SUN (CD + Songbook)
XYLO BEAT AUSTRALIA (Book + Guide CD of Orff-style arrangements)
MY EMU KNEES COLLECTION (CD)
NO WORRIES CASSOWARY (CD)
SING THIS! (CD Backings + Worksheets & Lyrics PDF’S)