Old Mister Rabbit, you’ve got a mighty habit
Of jumping in the garden and eating all my cabbage.
With younger students, teach the song and “hop” with your fingers on your other arm to the beat. Later, feel free to add hopping or jumping. 🙂 Try to also add the tambourine part by clapping.
Recorder Notes: E,G,B
- spring songs
- songs about rabbits
- recorder EGB songs
- minor / modal songs
- songs with Orff arrangements
- source: American Folk Songs for Children,Ruth Crawford Seeger, Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1948
Extras for Plus Members
- Song with chords (in 2 keys), Orff arrangement
- MIDI file