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Jack and Jill



Syncopation in 6/8 meter, extended range, and challenging intervals for the very young.

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  • Grade: Kindergarten
  • Origin: England, 18th-century Nursery Rhyme
  • Key: F Major
  • Time: 6/8
  • Form: ABAb
  • Rhythm:  intermediate: | ta ti ta ti | syncopation,
    | ta/ ta (ti) | syncopation, | ta/ ti (ti) (ti) | syncopation
  • Pitchesadvanced: Ti Do Re Mi Fa So La Ti Do Re Mi – extended range
  • Intervalsadvanced: Do\So, So/Do, So/MiFa/ReRe\Fa, Mi/Do\Mi, Re/La, So\Ti, Ti/Re
  • Musical Elements: notes: dotted quarter, quarter, eighth; rest: eighth; syncopation, uncommon intervals, 6/8 time: eighth note receives one beat, divisions of a dotted quarter note: three eights (3 ti’s), feeling duple meter (2) in 6/8
  • Key Words: world geography: England; vocabulary builder: hill, fetch, pail, water, fell, up, down, broke, crown, tumbling, home, trot, fast, caper, bed, head, covered, vinegar, brown, paper

May we suggest “Three Jacks,” as part of your next program?
(Jack and Jill, Jack Be Nimble,  Jack Sprat

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