Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Who's That Tapping at the Window

Who's that tapping at the window, who's that knocking at the door?
Mammy tapping at the window, Daddy knocking at the door.

Tone Set: sol-mi-re-do
Rhythm: ta; ta di; qr; ta-a
Mode/Scale: tetratone
Melody: do-sol; re-mi; re-do
Phrase Form: a1 a2 a1 a2

Other: Orffestration with triangles, finger cymbals, frame drums, and barred instruments.
Prepare: re; ta-a; sol-re
Practice: sol-re; do; ta-a
Source: 150 American Folk Songs, Peter Erdei, Pg 7