Deedle Deedle Dumpling (4-4)

This catchy song is great for:

  • Teaching the rhythmic element 'sa' (1 beat rest).
  • Practising the melodic element 're'.
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Kodály Analysis:

Deedle Deedle Dumpling (4-4) Theme: Home and Family Games:
Partner: Form: Binary Song Type:
Scale: Tetratonic CSP: E - B Age: Lower Primary - Upper Primary
Tones: d finalis r m s Rhythm: ; ;  
Melodic: m s ; s d ; d m ; r s ; s m d finalis
Prac: , r


Origin: American Folk Song

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Deedle Deedle Dumpling A great song for teaching 'ti-tika' and 're'.

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