Found A Peanut

This funny song is popular for singing on bus trips and around campfires!

It is also great for working with:

  • The melodic element 'fa'.
  • The rhythmic element 'tim-ka'.
  • The ascending tonic and dominant triads (d-m-s and s,-t,-r).

To the tune of 'Clementine'.

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Kodály Analysis:

Found A Peanut Theme: Humour Games:
Partner: Form: Strophic Song Type:
Scale: Major CSP: F - G Age: Middle Primary - Lower Secondary
Tones: s low ti low d finalis r m f s Rhythm: ; ; ; ;  
Melodic: d s low ; s low m ; m d ; d m s ; s f m r ; m f m ; r s low ; s low ti low r ; r d finalis
Prep: , f
MC: f
Prac: , f


Origin: Traditional Children's Song
Source: Jam 2010, Songbook

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Clementine A fun, quirky and very popular American ballad.

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