Albuquerque Turkey

This humorous song can be sung for Thanksgiving, or anytime you want to:

  • Have a laugh!
  • Sing a song in 3/4 metre.
  • Prepare or practise the rhythmic element 'tim-ka' (dotted eighth note, sixteenth note / dotted quaver, semiquaver).
  • Practise the melodic element 'fa'.
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Kodály Analysis:

Albuquerque Turkey Theme: Thanksgiving Games:
Partner: Form: Binary Song Type:
Scale: Major CSP: F Age: Early Childhood - Middle Primary
Tones: s low ti low d finalis r m f s Rhythm: ; ; ;  
Melodic: d s low ; s low m ; m d ; d m s ; s f m r ; r m f ; r s low ; s low ti low ; ti low r d finalis
Prac: , f


Origin: Percy Montrose 1884

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