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May Day Carol
Listen Analysis
Song Analysis
Grade Level
4 - 8
Tonal Center
do
Scale
Hexachord
Range
M9
Tone Set
s, Drmfsl
Melodic Motive(s)
d.l.sm.d
Melodic Elements
fa Tuning
Melodic Context
m-f-s
Rhythmic Element(s)
anacrusis Tuning
 
 
Original Starting Pitch
F
Partwork
Form Analysis
ABCD
Form Type
Strophic
Rhythm Set
ta
ti-ti
ti
ta-a-a
ta-a-a-a
eighth rest

Source
Edna Ritchie. Folk-Legacy Records FSA-3, 1962. A1

Informant/Performer
Edna Ritchie, Viper, KY, 1962

State
Kentucky

Region
Appalachia

Origin
Anglo-American

Song Type(s)
Carol


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General Comments
Recording incudes dulcimer accompaniment.