Little Boy Blue (3-4)

We have this English nursery rhyme in 3/4 and 6/8 metre.

This 3/4 metre version is great for:

  • Preparing 3/4 metre.
  • Preparing the rhythmic element 'tum ti' in 3/4 metre. (If you want to practise 'tum ti' with this song with older beginners, omit the words and just use solfa and rhythm names!)
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Kodály Analysis:

Little Boy Blue (3-4) Theme: Nursery Rhymes Games:
Partner: Form: Binary Song Type:
Scale: Major CSP: C Age: Early Childhood - Lower Primary
Tones: s low l low ti low d finalis r m f s Rhythm: ; ; ;  
Melodic: s low d ; d l low ; l low ti low l low ; d r m ; m r d ; d m ; d s ; s m d l low ; l low f ; f r ti low s low ; l low ti low d ; d s ; s f m r d finalis


Origin: English Nursery Rhyme

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Little Boy Blue A nursery rhyme in 6/8 metre.

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