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"Twilight Song" Lyrics, Text Format

Practicing the descending perfect fifth, So\Do (P5).



  • Grade: Kindergarten
  • Origin: Unknown
  • Key: C Major
  • Time:2/4
  • Form: ABBA
  • Rhythm: beginners: | ti ti ti ti | ta ta | ti ti ta |
  • Pitches: intermediate: Do Re Mi Fa So La Do
  • Intervals: intermediate: Mi/So, So\Do, La/Do8\La, La\Fa
  • Musical Elements: notes: quarter, eighth
  • Key Words: lullaby, night, falling, flowers, petals, eyelids, soft

“Twilight Song”


Soft the night is falling,
Flow’rs have closed their petals bright.
Close your eyelids now, goodnight,
Soft the night is falling.


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