At your school's graduation and commencement, there are several songs you're likely to hear. Probably you can sing along with everyone else, if you like.
Songs for all schools
- 3月9日. Popular around graduation.
- Furusato (ふるさと).
- Hotaru no Hikari (蛍の光). Auld Lang Syne in Japanese. An old traditional graduation song.
- Kimigayo (君が代). Japan's national anthem.
- Sakura (Moriyama). Popular around graduation.
- Sekai ni Hitotsu dake no Hana (世界に一つだけの花).
- Tabidachi no hi ni (旅立ちの日に). This song was famously performed by SMAP. Often sung at JHS and HS graduation ceremonies.
- Tegami (手紙 〜拝啓 十五の君へ〜). Popular around graduation.
- Akita Kenminka (秋田県民歌).
- Chokai JHS School Song.
- Hitane ES School Song.
- Jinego ES School Song.
- Yashima JHS School Song.
- Yurihonjo City Song.
- Category:Japanese song. School, graduation, and other work-related songs.