Ghost Of Tom

  • This is a very versatile 4 part traditional round with a Halloween theme.
  • This song can be sung with rhythmic augmentation (double the length of every rhythm) or diminution (half the length of every rhythm).
  • Written in a natural minor scale, this song has a melancholic sound with humorous lyrics!
  • Useful for practising the rhythmic element 'too' or for teaching this element to older beginners.
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Kodály Analysis:

Ghost Of Tom Theme: Halloween Games:
Partner: Form: Strophic Song Type:
Scale: Natural Minor CSP: D - E Age: Middle Primary - Middle Secondary
Tones: m low f low s low l low finalis ti low d r m s l Rhythm: ; ;  
Melodic: l low s low l low finalis ; l low m low ; m low f low s low l low ; l low d ; d ti low d ; d m ; m r d ti low l low ; l low ti low d r m ; m r m ; m l ; l s m



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