The North Side Songs Project: Pittsburgh Manchester PreK-8
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Nearly 100 third, fourth and fifth grade students at Pittsburgh Manchester K-8 participated in this innovative project celebrating neighborhood history through music and art.
All performances and recordings presented on this CD are for educational purposes only and were created for limited distribution on a non-profit basis.
Lyrics to all songs are available here: The North Side Songs Project – Lyrics.
(Original lyrics & melody)
(Lyrics by students; melody based on a traditional flute song)
(Lyrics by students; sung to melody of Stephen Foster’s “Oh, Susanna”)
(Lyrics by students; melody based on Pittsburgh Steelers’ “Here We Go”)
(Lyrics by students; melody based on traditional 12-bar blues)
Special thanks to the children, teachers and staff of Pittsburgh Manchester K-8, including Ms. Cherry (principal) and Ms. Terlecki, Mr. Skelton and Ms. Washington (teachers).