Did You Ever See A Lassie

This Scottish Nursery Rhyme and Folk Song is great for:

  • Singing and moving in 3/4 metre.
  • Teaching the melodic element 'fa'.
  • Improvising actions.
  • Preparing and practising the rhythmic element 'tum ti' in triple metre.

This song has the same melody as 'The More We Get Together'.

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Kodály Analysis:

Did You Ever See A Lassie Theme: Nursery Rhymes Games: Circle ; Improvisation
Partner: Form: Ternary Song Type:
Scale: Major CSP: F Age: Middle Primary - Upper Primary
Tones: s low d finalis r m f s l Rhythm: ; ; ; ;  
Melodic: d m s ; s l s ; s f m ; m d ; r s low ; s low m ; s low d finalis
Prep: , f
MC: f
Prac: , f


Origin: Scottish Nursery Rhyme
Source: http://www.bethsnotesplus.com

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The More We Get Together A lovely German folk tune in 3/4 metre.

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