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Frog He Would a-Wooing Go, A
Listen Analysis
Song Analysis
Grade Level
K - 5
Tonal Center
do
Scale
Hexachord
Range
P8
Tone Set
s,l, Drmfs
Melodic Motive(s)
Melodic Elements
fa
Melodic Context
f-m-r
Rhythmic Element(s)
 
 
Original Starting Pitch
F#
Partwork
Form Analysis
A(ab)B(cdb)
Form Type
Strophic with refrain
Rhythm Set
ti
ti-ti-ti
ta-ti
other

Source
Brave Boys: New England Traditions in Folk Music. Recorded Anthology of American Music, NW 239 A1.

Informant/Performer
Gail Stoddard Storm, Norwell, MA, 1977

State
Massachusetts

Region
New England

Origin
Anglo-American

Song Type(s)
Ballad


Game Types


Sub-Game Types


Sub-Game Types

Figures


Subject(s)
Animals


Sub Subject
Frog

Alternate Titles
Frog Went a-Courting

General Comments
Also in Sail Away,Eleanor G. Locke, ed.