Thursday, July 16, 2015

Step Back, Baby

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  1. Not last night but the night before, step back baby, step back.
    Twenty four robbers at my door, step back baby, step back.
    Opened up the door and let them in, step back baby, step back.
    Hit ‘um on the head with a rollin’ pin, step back baby, step back.
  2. I picked up my fryin’ pan, step back baby, step back.
    Should a seen the way those robbers ran, step back baby, step back.
    Some ran east and some ran west, step back baby, step back.
    Some jumped over the cuckoo’s nest, step back baby, step back.


Tone Set: ls m
Rhythm: ta, tadi, qr, takadimi, ta dimi, takadi, taka
Mode/Scale: Tritone
Melody: ls sm lm
Phrase Form: a1 a2 a3 a4

Other: Great for an older beginner.  Easy game
Prepare: takadimi, ta dimi, takadi, taka
Present:
Practice:
Prove/Assess:
Source: L. Choksy, The Kodaly Context, Pg 237