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What Mother Saw



A minor tonality with melodic rhythm patterns.

  • Grade: Second
  • Origin: USA – words: Emilie Poulsson,
    music adapted: Eleanor Smith
  • Key: F minor (pitched in A Flat Major)
  • Time: 4/4
  • Form: AABA
  • Rhythmbeginners: | ta ti ti ta ti ti | ta ti ti ta/a |
  • Pitches: beginners: la ti do re mi
  • Intervals: beginners: mi\do, ti/re
  • Musical Elements: notes: half, quarter, eighth; melodic rhythm patterns, minor tonality: tonal center is the sixth of the major scale (6, la)
  • Key Words: animal science, mother, woolly lambs, lying, still, sheep, stopped, sleep, shed, calves, quiet, kept, kick, leap, frisking, nest, fluffy, chicks, peep, yellow balls
  • Keyboardintermediate: excellent  five finger exercise  for right, left, and two hands together

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