Thoity Poiple Boids

This funny 2 part canon is great for:

  • Singing with boys!
  • Preparing and practising the melodic element 'fa'.
  • Teaching the rhythmic element 'tum ti'.
  • Practising a descending octave.
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Kodály Analysis:

Thoity Poiple Boids Theme: Animals Games:
Partner: Form: Strophic Song Type: 2 Part Canon
Scale: Pentachord CSP: F Age: Middle Primary - Lower Secondary
Tones: s low d finalis r m f s Rhythm: ; ;  
Melodic: d r m ; m r d ; d m ; m f s ; s f m ; s m ; s s low ; s low d finalis
Prep: , f
Prac: , f


Origin: Traditional
Source: The Sing Book 1999 ABC Books

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