Bear Went Over The Mountain (The)

This VERY catchy tune is great for preparing and practising:

  • 6/8 metre
  • The rhythmic elements tum, ti-ti-ti and ta ti
  • The melodic element 'fa'
  • Ternary form
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Kodály Analysis:

Bear Went Over The Mountain (The) Theme: Animals Games:
Partner: Form: Ternary Song Type:
Scale: Hexachord CSP: C - F Age: Lower Primary - Middle Primary
Tones: d finalis r m f s l Rhythm: ; ; ;  
Melodic: d m ; r m f m ; r d r m ; m d ; m f s l ; l s f m r d finalis ; d m s ; s m s
Prep: ; ; , f


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