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Hunt the Slipper
Song Analysis
Grade Level
PK - 1
Tonal Center
so
Scale
Tritonic
Range
P4
Tone Set
rm S
Melodic Motive(s)
Melodic Elements
re Tuning
Melodic Context
s-r
Rhythmic Element(s)
ta ti-ti Preparation
 
 
Starting Pitch
Eb
Partwork
Form Analysis
AAAvB
Form Type
Rhythm Set
ta
ti-ti

Source
Beckwith, Martha W. Folk Games of Jamaica. Poughkeepsie, New York: Vassar College/Folklore Publications, 1922. pg 30.

Informant/Performer


State


Region
Caribbean

Origin
African-American

Song Type(s)
Singing Game


Game Types
Circle


Sub-Game Types
Circle/Seated


Sub-Game Types

Figures


Subject(s)
Occupations


Sub Subject
Cobbler

Alternate Titles
Cobbler, Cobbler

General Comments
Original contains dialect.