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Music for Children Vol. 2, Murray Edition



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Music for Children Vol. II
Major: Drone Bass Triads  
Adapted by Margaret Murray  

Volume II - major: drone bass triads. Songs and pieces using the full major scale. Accompaniments are founded on drone bass with the later addition of simple chords.  

Part One: Drone Bass
1. "Sleep baby sleep"  2. Seven little instrumental pieces  3. Cradle song "Hush ye my bairnie"  4. Twelve little ostinato pieces  5. Ostinati for glockenspiel  6. "Dance lassie do"  7. "Mary, Helen, Caroline"  8. Two pieces for dancing  9. "A farmer went trotting"  10. Bear dance  11. "Fabian, Sebastian"  12. "Simple Simon"  13. Ten little ostinato pieces  14. "Three blind mice"  15. Two early English poems: "O my deir hert" and "Gratitude"  16. Three pieces for glockenspiel  17. "Dormi Jesu mater ridet"  18. Proverbs and sayings  19. "O hush thee my babie"  20. "Night"  21. Three pieces for recorders  22. "Five fools in a barrow"  23. Fools' dance

Part Two: Triads
The Tonic and Supertonic Traids

  • "Girls and boys come out to play" 
  • "I saw three ships come sailing by" 
  • "Sumer is icumen in" 
  • Instrumental piece 
  • Four little pieces for dancing 
  • Ostinati 
  • "King Herod and the cock" 
  • Two instrumental pieces  

The Tonic and Submediant Triads 

  • "Song for Good Friday" 
  • 3 pieces for recorder and percussion 
  • Ostinati for glockenspiel 
  • "Gloria"


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I am an Orffan and was missing this Volume.
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