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Green Gravels
Listen Analysis
Song Analysis
Grade Level
3 - 4
Tonal Center
do
Scale
Major
Range
m6
Tone Set
t,Drm s
Melodic Motive(s)
Melodic Elements
ti, Tuning
Melodic Context
r-t,
Rhythmic Element(s)
anacrusis Preparation Tuning
tam-ti Tuning
 
 
Original Starting Pitch
E
Partwork
Form Analysis
AB
Form Type
Strophic
Rhythm Set
ta
ti-ti
tam-ti
rest
anacrusis

Source
Children's Songs and Games from the Southern Mountains. Smithsonian Folkways FC 7054, 1957. B7. Provided courtesy of Folkways Recordings. ©1957. Used by Permission.

Informant/Performer
Jean Ritchie, Viper, KY, 1957

State
Kentucky

Region
Appalachia

Origin
Anglo-American

Song Type(s)
Singing Game


Game Types
Circle


Sub-Game Types
Circle/Moving


Sub-Game Types

Figures


Subject(s)
Death and Afterlife


Sub Subject

Alternate Titles

General Comments