Charles Kelly's Macintalk Songs

From this page you can hear a Macintosh computer sing.

This page is perhaps only intersting to those using an old Macintosh or those who have an interest in the historical development of the Mac.

This page shows one of the things that was possible on Macs before MacOS X.

This page only works on a Macintosh using MacOS 9 or earlier.

Folk Songs

Are You Sleeping (2 Voices)
A traditional round
English Folk Song
Aura Lee
Popular during the American Civil War
Billy Boy
Credited to Edward L. White, an American
B'il That Cabbage Down (4 Voices)
American Folk Song
Blow the Man Down
Old Sea Chantey
Charlie Is My Darling
Old Scottish Tune, Words by Lady Nairne
American Folk Song
Cumberland Gap
American Folk Song.
The Dying Cowboy
American Folk Song
Early One Morning
English Folk Song
Fisher's Hornpipe
Traditional Fiddle Tune
The Foggy, Foggy Dew
Folk Song
The Galway Piper
Irish Folk Song
Georgy Porgy
Folk Song
The Old Chisholm Trail
American Folk Song
Ol' Texas (2 Voices)
American Folk Song, often sung in two parts
She'll Be Coming 'Round the Mountain
American Folk Song
Shoo Fly, Don't Bother Me (2 Voices)
American folk song, popular during the Civil War
Sweet Betsy from Pike
American Folk Song
Tom, Tom, The Piper's Son
Folk Song
American Folk Song
What Shall We Do with the Drunken Sailor
Sea Chantey
Yankee Doodle
From the mid-1700's
The Young Man Who Wouldn't Hoe Corn
American Folk Song


Blest be the Tie that Binds (4 Voices)
John Fawcett, 1740-1817, Hans G. Nageli, 1768-1836
Go Down Moses
Traditional American Spiritual
Old Hundredth (The Doxology)
Words: Thomas Ken 1709, Tune 1551
Rock of Ages
Augustus M. Toplady 1776, Thomas Hastings 1830
Were You There
American Traditional Spiritual
When I Survey the Wondrous Cross
Isaac Watts 1707, Lowell Mason 1824
While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks (2 Voices)
Christmas Hymn

Old Standards

After the Ball
Charles K. Harris, 1880's
Daisy Bell
Harry Dacre, 1880's
The Stars and Stripes Forever
John Phillip Sousa, words & music, late 1880's
Words & Music by William Billings. Popular during the American revolution.

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Links to Other Sites Which Sing

Kajita Takuya's Famous PD Songs
Over 50 songs in English and in Japanese
Naotaka Morimoto's Talker Hall
6 Japanese songs

All lyrics and melodies are in the public domain.
All files and musical arrangements are Copyright (C) 1997 by Charles I. Kelly
These files should not be distributed or put online elsewhere without permission