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Shoo Fly



Practicing syncopation, dotted rhythms, and advanced intervals.

  • Grade: Second
  • Origin: USA – Folk Song
  • Key: F Major
  • Time: 2/4
  • Form: ABA
  • Rhythm: advanced: | ti ta ti | syncopation, | ti/ ri ta | ti/ ri ti ti | ti ti ti ti | ta/ ti | ti ti ri ti ti |
  • Pitchesintermediate: so ti do re mi fa so
  • Intervals: advanced: mi\do, fa\re, re\ti, re/so, so/mi, mi\so, so/re, re/so, so\mi\do descending tonic arpeggio
  • Musical Elements: notes: dotted quarter, quarter, dotted eighth, eighth, sixteenth; rest: eighth; fermata, syncopation
  • Key Words: nonsense song, shoo, fly, morning, star, bother, belong, somebody; contraction: don’t (do not)

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