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Christmas Bells (ring)

Lyrics (Folk song) Ring, ting! The joy-bells are ringing,Glad children are singing, for Christmas is here! See also Subjects: Christmas / bells Harmony: rounds / Orff arrangements / chords I & IV Meter: 3 Scale: hexachord Tones: drmfsl Source: The Progressive ...

Witches’ Night

Lyrics (Melody by Ambrose Thomas, 1924, adapted by Beth Thompson, Lyrics by Charles Harvey) Out where the autumn night winds blow,Hark! There’s a footfall, stealthy slow.Hush! Do you hear that soft tip-tap?Oh, such a ghostly rap.See, there’s a blue flame ...

Hippity Hop

Lyrics (Folk song) Hippity hop to the barber shopTo get a stick of candyOne for you and one for me,And one for brother Andy. See also Activities: movement Form: ABAB Harmony: ostinati / chords I, IV, V Meter: 6/8 Rhythm: ...

Himmel und Erde müssen vergeh’n

Lyrics – German (German folk song) Himmel und Erde müssen vergeh’n,aber die Musici, aber die Musici,aber die Musici bleiben besteh’n. English Translation – Heaven and earth must pass Heaven and earth must pass,but the music, but the music,but the music ...

Le forgeron

Lyrics – French (Canadian folk song) Le forgeron rebat le fer,Il bat lefer, il bat le fer. English Translation – The blacksmith The blacksmith rebuilds the iron,He beats iron, he beats iron. See also Country / Language: Canada / French ...

Come, Come, Come

Lyrics (Lowell Mason) Come, come, come quickly to join our song,And we will sing merrily all day long, so… (repeat) See also Subject: singing Harmony: rounds / chords I, IV, V Meter: 2 Rhythm: Scale: major Source: The Song-Garden: Series ...

Let Us Endeavor

Lyrics Let us endeavorto show that wheneverwe join in a songwe keep time together Recorder Notes D, G, A, B, D’ See also Subject: singing Harmony: rounds / chords I & V Melody: D,G,A,B,D’ Scale: tetratonic Tones: drms Source: The ...

The Spring Has Come

Lyrics (Lowell Mason) The spring has come, the birds I hearThey sing from bush to bush.The bluebird and robin, the blackbird has sparrow,The yellow bird, linnet and musical thrush.Hark! Hark! The song of the birds I now hear, for… (repeat) ...

Moses Supposes His Toes-es are Roses

Lyrics (Traditional chant) 1888 versionMoses supposes his toes-es are roses,Moses supposes erroneously,For nobody’s toes-es are roses or posies,As Moses supposes his toes-es to be. 1944 versionMoses supposes his toes-es are rosesBut Moses supposes erroneously.For Moses he knows-es his toes-es aren’t ...

Este van már nyolc óra

Lyrics – Hungarian (Hungarian folk song) 1. Este van már, nyolc óra,Ég a világ a boltban,Sallárom, sallárom,Ég a világ a boltban. 2. Ott mérik a pántlikát,Piros színű pántlikát,Sallárom, sallárom,Piros színű pántlikát. 3. Jakuts Pista méreti,Az asztalra leteszi,Sallárom, sallárom,Az asztalra leteszi. ...
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