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"I Love the Mountains," Lyrics, Text Format

Three part round, two quarter beat syncopated rhythmic patterns;
the first stepping up the staff from Do to La.



  • Grade: Fourth
  • Origin: USA – Traditional Round
  • Key: F Major
  • Time: 4/4
  • Form: rhythm: AAABB – pitches: ABCD
  • Rhythm: intermediate: | ta ti/ ri ta ta | syncopation,
    | ti/ ri ti ti ti/ ri ti ti | syncopation
  • Pitches: intermediate: So La Ti Do Re Mi Fa So La
  • Intervals: intermediate: La/Re, So/Mi, Do/Fa, Ti/So8, Mi/La8, Re\So
  • Musical Elements: notes: quarter, dotted eighth, eighth, sixteenth; three part round, repeat signs, repeating melodic rhythm steps up the staff Do to La, syncopation; note the straight eights in the last phrase
  • Key Words: three part round, camp song, sing-a-long, mountains, rolling hills, flowers, daffodils, fireside, lights are low

“I Love the Mountains”

I love the mountains, I love the rolling hills,
I love the flowers, I love the daffodils;
I love the fireside when all the lights are low.
Boom-dee-ah-da, Boom-dee-ah-da.
Boom-dee-ah-da, Boom-dee-ah-da,
Boom-dee-ah-da, Boom-dee-ah-da.

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