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Draw a Bucket of Water
Song Analysis
Grade Level
3 - 5
Tonal Center
do
Scale
Hexachord
Range
M9
Tone Set
s, Drmfsl
Melodic Motive(s)
Melodic Elements
fa Tuning
Melodic Context
m-f
Rhythmic Element(s)
ta-ti Tuning
 
 
Original Starting Pitch
F
Partwork
Form Analysis
A(aa')Av(a'b)
Form Type
Rhythm Set
ta
ti
ti-ti-ti
tai
ta-ti
anacrusis

Source
Federal Writers' Project, Nebraska Folklore: Pamphlet 3, Children's Singing Games. (1937). 2-3.

Informant/Performer


State
Nebraska

Region
Midwest

Origin
Anglo-American

Song Type(s)
Play-Party


Game Types
Groups of Four


Sub-Game Types


Sub-Game Types

Figures


Subject(s)


Sub Subject

Alternate Titles
Draw Me a Bucket of Water

General Comments