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"Brave" Lyrics, Text Format

Octave, ritardando, fermata, accent, a tempo and focusing on the tonic makes this short little tune very educational.


  • Grade: First
  • Origin: Emilie Poulsson, Eleanor Smith
  • Key: G Major
  • Time: 2/4
  • Form: AABA
  • Rhythm: beginners: | ti ti ti ti | ti ti (ti) ti |
  • Pitches: intermediate: So Do Re Mi Fa So La
  • Intervals: intermediate: So/Do, Do/Mi, Re/So, So\Mi\Do, Do/La, So\So
  • Musical Elements: notes: eighth; rests: eighth; tempo: allegro moderato; accent, poco rit., fermata, a tempo, descending octave skip
  • Key Words: brave, character education, hurrah, bumble, tumble, jumps, bumps, grumble


Hurrah for Bobby Bumble!
He never minds a tumble,
But up he jumps
And rubs his bumps
And doesn’t even grumble!

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"Brave" Music Format
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