Song writer and singing facilitator Alison Burns from Galloway in S.W. Scotland has been working as a freelance musician since 1993. She works all over the UK giving inspirational singing workshops and has largely built her reputation by teaching her own material. Over the years she has worked for and been commissioned by arts organisations across Britain and many community choirs have her songs in their repertoire of favourites. Alison has also worked extensively as a practitioner and a trainer in a variety of education settings: preschool, special needs, and mainstream primary.
In 1996 she was a founding member of the hugely successful Network of Natural Voice Practitioners, an international network for voice teachers and singers working in community settings.
She has published 6 collections of her music including 2 song books aimed at the education market: Rickety Tickety and Respect.
For more information about Alison Burns and her publications click here.
Audio and copyright information
Audio information The audio tracks were recorded specially for the Sing Up programme by the children's choir provided by Jam Theatre Company, mixed and mastered by Ron Knights at mediagrove.com. The backing track was provided by Alison Burns.
Copyright information All copyright music is used by permission. The songwriters and/or copyright holders have been remunerated under due licensing arrangements. Find out more about copyright by visiting UK Music and Copyright & Schools.