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"Morning Hymn"


"Morning Hymn"
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"Morning Hymn" Lyrics, Text Format

Extending the vocal range, walking quarter notes,
and challenging intervals.

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  • Grade: Kindergarten

  • Origin: USA - Traditional - Words: Rebecca Weston, circa. 1885 - Music: Maryton, Winscott, Wainwright

  • Key: G Major

  • Time: 4/4

  • Form: ABbC

  • Rhythm: beginners: walking quarter notes

  • Pitches: advanced: So La Ti Do Re Mi Fa So

  • Intervals: intermediate: Mi\Do, Do/Fa, Do/So, Fa\Re, Do\So, Do/Mi

  • Musical Elements: notes: quarter; pickup beat, (walking quarter notes)

  • Key Words: sacred, character education, night, pleasant, light, rest, food, loving, care, day, fair, kind, good, work, play, loving, grow, hymn; abbreviation: ev'ry (every)


"Morning Hymn"

  1. Father we thank Thee for the night,
And for the pleasant morning light,
For rest and food and loving care,
And all that makes the day so fair.
Help us to do the things we should,
To be to others kind and good,
In all we do at work or play,
To grow more loving ev'ry day.


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