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Circle Round the Zero
Song Analysis
Grade Level
1 - 2
Tonal Center
do
Scale
Pentatonic
Range
m10
Tone Set
l, Drm sl d'
Melodic Motive(s)
Melodic Elements
re Tuning
Melodic Context
m-r-d
Rhythmic Element(s)
quarter rest Tuning
 
 
Original Starting Pitch
F#
Partwork
Form Analysis
ABB'
Form Type
Rhythm Set
ta
ti-ti
tim-ri
rest

Source
Kenney, Maureen. Circle Round the Zero. St. Louis, Mo.: Magna Music-Baton, 1974. 63.

Informant/Performer
Children at Hartwell School, Lincoln, MA, 1960s.

State
Massachusetts

Region
New England

Origin
African-American

Song Type(s)
Singing Game


Game Types
Circle


Sub-Game Types
Circle/Standing


Sub-Game Types

Figures


Subject(s)


Sub Subject

Alternate Titles
Shoo Round

General Comments