I’m gonna sing when the Spirit says “sing.” (repeat twice)
And obey the Spirit of the Lord.

  • Teach I’m Gonna Sing when the Spirit by rote.
  • Students count how many phrases there are.
  • Teach high D fingering on recorder. Echo patterns with high D.
  • Notate recorder part on board. Practice playing.
  • Board visual. Show where the bars on xylophone are.
  • Students take turns playing xylophones and recorders while the rest of the students sing the song.

See also

Extras for Plus Members

  • Visuals & Digital (Recorder countermelody) Visuals

  • Song with chords, Orff arrangement, Recorder Countermelody – notes G,A,B,D’ (PDF)
  • MIDI file
  • Listen