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"Fairy Dance" Lyrics, Text Format

Introducing 3/8 time.




  • Grade: First
  • Origin: Emilie Poulsson, Eleanor Smith
  • Key: F Major
  • Time: 3/8
  • Form: ABC
  • Rhythm: beginners: | ta ti | ti ti ti |
  • Pitches: intermediate: Ti Do Re Mi Fa So La Do
  • Intervals: intermediate: So/Do, Do\So, So\Mi, Fa\Re, Mi\Do, Do/Fa, Re/Fa, So\Ti, Ti/Re
  • Musical Elements: notes: quarter, eighth; tempo: allegro grazioso/fast, gracefully (109-132 BPM), poco ritardando; dynamics: mezzo piano/medium soft, mezzo forte/medium loud, crescendo, decrescendo
  • Key Words: play songs, fairy, make-believe, sprightly, lightly, folk, flow’ry (flowery), heather, merrily, together, dance


“Fairy Dance”

Young and sprightly,
Treading lightly,
Fairy folk on the flow’ry heather,
Dance we merrily here together.

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"Fairy Dance" Music Format
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