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Listen Analysis
Song Analysis
Grade Level
5 - 8
Tonal Center
do
Scale
Major
Range
M7
Tone Set
Drmfsltd'
Melodic Motive(s)
Melodic Elements
Melodic Context
Rhythmic Element(s)
 
 
Starting Pitch
C
Partwork
Form Analysis
ABCC'
Form Type
Verse-chorus
Rhythm Set
ti-ti
ta-a
ti
tri-o-la
tie

Source
Yurchenco, Henrietta. Latin American Children Game Songs. Smithsonian Folkways FC 7851, 1969. B9. Provided courtesy of Folkways Recordings. ©1968. Used by Permission.

Informant/Performer
Sofia Parrilla de Falu and her sister Ana Iris. Accompanied on percussion by their children and the children of the neighborhood. Baja Mediania, Loiza Aldea, Puerto Rico, 1967

State
Puerto Rico

Region
Caribbean

Origin
Latino/Spanish

Song Type(s)
Carol


Game Types


Sub-Game Types


Sub-Game Types

Figures


Subject(s)
Holiday


Sub Subject
Christmas

Alternate Titles
Christmas Carol

General Comments