Excellent beginning chant before reading rhythms on the staff!
- Grade: Kindergarten
- Origin: England – Nursery Rhyme
- Key: D Major
- Time: 2/4
- Form: ABCA
- Rhythm: beginners: | ta ta | ti ti ti ti | ti ti ta | – percussion notes
- Pitches: none
- Intervals: none
- Musical Elements: rhythmic beats in quarters and eights, chanting rhythms, percussion quarter notes
- Key Words: world geography: England; counting by two’s, garden, gate, two, four, six, eight, wait, contraction: don’t (do not)
Two, four, six eight,
Meet me at the garden gate.
If I’m late, don’t wait.
Two, four, six, eight.
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