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"You Shall Reap," Lyrics, Text Format

Advanced triplet syncopation, tonic arpeggios,
in a pentatonic scale’s extended range.



  • Grade: Fourth
  • Origin: USA- African American Spiritual
  • Key: G Major
  • Time: 4/4
  • Form: ABCA
  • Rhythm: advanced: | ta/a/ ti ti ti | syncopation,
    | ta/a/a ti ti | ta ti-ti-ti ta ti ti | triplet syncopation, | ta ti ta/ ti ti | syncopation, | ta/a ti ti ti ti |
  • Pitches: intermediate: So La Do Re Mi So La – extended pentatonic scale
  • Intervals: intermediate: Do/Mi (M3), Mi\Do (M3), So/Mi/So ascending tonic (I) arpeggio (G), So8\Mi (m3), Do\La (m3), So/Do/Mi ascending tonic (I) arpeggio (G), So8\Do (P5)
  • Musical Elements: notes: dotted half, half, quarter, eighth; pickup beat, tied notes, arpeggios, first and second endings, repeat signs, triplets in 4/4 time, vocal slur
  • Key Words: USA – history; African American history, African American Spiritual, sacred, Bible verse, Bible stories; reap, what you sow, mountain, valley

“You Shall Reap”

You shall reap just what you sow,
You shall reap what you sow;
On the mountain, in the valley,
You shall reap just what you sow,
(Brother you shall)

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