Here my friends, we come to one of my deepest joys - writing music for little ones and younger ones that adults also enjoy. I have written so many that it will take a long time to put up a proper sample. This is a start. More on the way.
We are Moving
This song from the same video project for children's health, is one of my all time favourites, not only because of the song itself, but because of Howard Baer's arrangement. And it has my kid friend chorus. Exquisite.
A song written about Gilgamesh, the king of Uruk, one of the oldest cities (founded by King Enmerkar sometime around 4500 BCE) that we've unearthed so far in Mesopotamia. He is generally known as the tyrant who became the compassionate ruler.
An ancient stone relief many stories high was discovered of Gilgamesh holding his pet lion some years ago
"Gilgamesh is widely accepted as the historical 5th king of Uruk whose influence was so profound that myths of his divine status grew up around his deeds and finally culminated in the tales found in The Epic of Gilgamesh (written c. 2150-1400 BCE)."
Ancient History Encyclopedia Website.
Gligamesh was written, arranged, performed and recorded by Glenn.