Sleigh Bells - A Christmas Composing/Inventing Project

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SLEIGH BELLS is a composing/inventing project based on the structure of JINGLE BELLS and has been used successfully by over 400 students. A more advanced version called A YULE-TIDE RAG is also available.

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