Curly Locks (Version 2)

This English Nursery Rhyme has a fun, catchy melody.

It is great for:

  • Preparing and practising 6/8 metre.
  • Teaching easy rhythms in 6/8 - ti-ti-ti; ta ti; tum.
  • Analysing form (ABAB) where there is an anacrusis.
  • Singing in Major tonality.
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Kodály Analysis:

Curly Locks (Version 2) Theme: Nursery Rhymes Games:
Partner: Form: Binary Song Type:
Scale: Major CSP: G Age: Early Childhood - Middle Primary
Tones: s low l low ti low d finalis r m f Rhythm: ; ;  
Melodic: d r m ; m d ; d r m f ; f r d ; d ti low l low s low ; s low d ; m l low ; l low r ; d ti low l low ; l low ti low d finalis
Prep: ; ;
Prac: ; ;


Origin: English Nursery Rhyme
Source: Seventy Simple Songs With Ostinati

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