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I Am The Song

Music and song words by Boo Hewerdine.

© 2024, Boo Hewerdine

Below you will find song words, notated music, the music accompaniment, films and recorded music for I Am The Song. Watch the short films to guide you through the songs, and sing along with the recorded music. 
Have a go, have fun, and keep singing!

I Am The Song was recorded at Castlesound Studios and arranged for singing groups and choirs by Stephen Deazley.

Vocals by Hannah Rarity, Boo Hewerdine, and dementia inclusive singing group Let’s Sing. Percussion and drums by Iain Sandilands.

Let’s Sing led by song leader, singer and composer Penny Stone, meets weekly in Musselburgh and supports people living with dementia in the local community by learning and singing unaccompanied harmony songs together.

These songs are licensed under a Creative Commons Licence. This means that you are welcome to share and adapt the song, as long as you always give appropriate credit (by mentioning the copyright holder listed on this page and Luminate) and you don’t make any money from it.

Song Words

Download the song words for I Am The Song. Use them to follow the music along with the films.

Notated Music

Download the notated music for I Am The Song. This can be used by choirs and singing groups and has the guitar chords to accompany you.

If your group would like to try the vocal harmonies, download the harmony version.

If your group is usually accompanied by a keyboard player you can download a separate piano accompaniment arranged by Dave Milligan.


Watch the films for I Am The Song, then you will be ready to join in!

Introduction to I Am The Song with Boo Hewerdine
I Am The Song performance with soloists only
I Am The Song performance with soloists and Let’s Sing dementia inclusive singing group

Recorded Music

Listen to, or sing along with the recorded music for I Am The Song. One version is with the soloists and the other version is with the instruments only and can be used as a backing track.

I Am The Song music – with soloists
I Am The Song music – with instruments only

Want to go to the next song?

Click the button below to go to the next song in the collection, Rise Up by Karine Polwart.

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