Down By The Station

  • Like many songs about trains, this one is great to sing while walking on the beat.
  • Fantastic for teaching 'too'.
  • Can be used to prepare 'fa'.
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Kodály Analysis:

Down By The Station Theme: Transportation Games:
Partner: Form: Song Type:
Scale: Major CSP: F - G Age: Early Childhood - Middle Primary
Tones: s low d finalis r m f s Rhythm: ; ;  
Melodic: d r m ; m r d finalis ; d m ; d s low ; s low m ; m f s ; s f s ; s m ; d s low d ; d s
Prep: , f


Source: The All-Year-Long Songbook; Scholastic Book Services

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