Auld Lang Syne

Anonymous: Auld Lang Syne

Scottish traditional song, usually sung to celebrate start of the New Year. While the music is a folk tune of unknown author, the lyrics is by the Scottish poet Robert Burns, who collected it from an old man en 1788.

Transcription for recorder and piano by Massimo Pennesi. This interactive score was published first in the post Auld Lang Syne, in the blog educacionmusical.es.

Scene from the film It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)

Bedford Falls’ citizens give to George Bailey (James Stewart) their Christmas present.