Do, Re, Mi, Fa

  • In this humorous 4 part canon, the melodic element 'fa' is always in the context of steps, making it a great song for preparing and practising 'fa'.
  • Also useful for teaching the rhythmic element 'too'.
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Kodály Analysis:

Do, Re, Mi, Fa Theme: Music Games:
Partner: Form: Binary Song Type: 4 or more Part Canon
Scale: Hexachord CSP: C - F Age: Upper Primary - Lower Secondary
Tones: d finalis r m f s l Rhythm: ;  
Melodic: d r m f s ; l s f ; s f m ; f m r ; m r d finalis
Prac: f


Origin: The School Round Book 1852
Source: 150 Rounds Boosey and Hawkes

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