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Listen Analysis
Song Analysis
Grade Level
1 - 5
Tonal Center
do
Scale
Pentatonic
Range
M6
Tone Set
Drm sl
Melodic Motive(s)
Melodic Elements
re Tuning
Melodic Context
m-r
Rhythmic Element(s)
quarter rest Tuning
 
 
Starting Pitch
G#
Partwork
Form Analysis
AA'
Form Type
Strophic
Rhythm Set
ta
ti-ti
rest

Source
Pete Seeger, Mika Seeger and Rev. Larry Eisenberg, American Play Parties. Smithsonian Folkways FC 7604, 1959. B6. Provided courtesy of Folkways Recordings. ©1959. Used by Permission.

Informant/Performer


State
Ohio

Region
Midwest

Origin
Anglo-American

Song Type(s)
Play-Party


Game Types
Circle


Sub-Game Types
Circle/Moving


Sub-Game Types

Figures


Subject(s)


Sub Subject

Alternate Titles

General Comments
Also in Rohrbaugh, Lynn, Handy Play Party Book.