Spring’s Message


1. Cuckoo, cuckoo calls from the tree.
“Now let us sing and dance and be merry!”
Cuckoo, cuckoo calls from the tree.

2. Cuckoo, cuckoo calls from the tree.
“Come to the fields so pleasant to see,
For springtime springtime comes merrily!”

Recorder Notes G,A,B,C,D’

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  • Printable & Digital Meter Visuals

  • Song with chords in 2 keys, Adapted Version, Lesson ideas for Melody (so-mi), Rhythm & Meter (Half & Quarter Notes), Harmony: Recorder Duet – Notes G,A,B,C,D’, Student copies, Orff arrangement
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2 thoughts on “Spring’s Message”

    1. Hi Jess! I adapt folk songs for all sorts of reasons. In this case, to avoid confusion with singing the same words “cuckoo” with two different rhythms, I changed the lyrics. 🙂

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