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"Five Fat Turkeys" Lyrics, Text Format

Introducing the ascending interval So/Do and the descending tonic arpeggio So\Mi\Do\So.



  • Grade: First
  • Origin: United States of America – Traditional
  • Key: G Major
  • Time: 2/4
  • Form: ABCD
  • Rhythm: beginners: | ta ta | ti ti ta | ta/a | ta ti ti |
    |ta (ti) ti |
  • Pitches: beginners: So Do Re Mi Fa So
  • Intervals: beginners: Mi\Do, Do\So, So/Do, descending tonic arpeggio: So\Mi\Do\So
  • Musical Elements: notes: half, quarter, eighth; notes: quarter, eighth; tied notes
  • Key Words: Thanksgiving, holiday, cooking, chef, turkey, hiding, couldn’t (could not)

“Five Fat Turkeys”

Five fat turkeys are we,
We slept all night in a tree.
When the cook came around we couldn’t be found,
So that’s why we’re here you see.
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