Down Came A Lady

  • This is a fun, improvising game that is played in a circle.
  • This song can be used to teach the melodic elements 'low la' and 'low so'.
  • The rhythmic element 'sa' (rest) can be prepared and practised with this song.
  • This song can be used with older beginners to name the rhythmic element 'sa'.
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Kodály Analysis:

Down Came A Lady Theme: Colours Games: Double Circle
Partner: Form: Binary Song Type:
Scale: do Pentatonic CSP: F - A Age: Lower Primary - Lower Secondary
Tones: s low l low d finalis m Rhythm: ; ;  
Melodic: d m ; m d ; m d l low s low ; s low d finalis
Prep: , l low s low
MC: , l low s low
Prac: , l low s low



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