Peace On The Earth

This beautiful, pensive, 3 part canon is great for:

  • singing in 3 parts
  • singing in 6/8
  • preparing and practising the rhythmic element 'tim-ka-ti'
  • preparing and practising natural minor
  • practising the melodic elements 'fa' and 'ti' in a minor tonality.
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Kodály Analysis:

Peace On The Earth Theme: War Games:
Partner: Form: Strophic Song Type: 3 Part Canon
Scale: Natural Minor CSP: B - C Age: Upper Primary - Middle Secondary
Tones: l low ti low d r m f s l finalis ti d high Rhythm: ; ; ;  
Melodic: l low ti low d r ; r l low ; d r m ; m f m ; m l f ; m l ti ; l ti d high ; d high ti l ; l d high ; l s m s l finalis
Prep: , f ti ti low
Prac: , f ti ti low


Source: Favourite Rounds and Canons The Australian Boys’ Choral Institute

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