Frère Jacques

Title of Piece: Frère Jacques

Description: In this French nursery rhyme, Friar Jacques has overslept. His fellow monks are singing to wake him up. Will he wake up in time to sound the bell for prayers?

Level: Level 1

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Ebb and Flow

Title of Piece: Ebb and Flow

Description: Swishhhhh ... with each line, imagine that the tide is coming in, or going out, and phrase the melody accordingly! For this piece, you’ll need just 1st and 2nd fingers.

Level: Level 1

Topics: 1st and 2nd Finger - Slurs starting off the beat

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Merry-Go-Round

Title of Piece: Merry-Go-Round

Description: Try to make your playing sound engaging and energetic, as you play the main rhythmic pattern of this happy melody around and around!

Level: Level 1

Topics: 1st to 3rd Fingers - slightly harder

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Morning Has Broken

Title of Piece: Morning Has Broken

Description: Wakey, wakey … rise and shine! Start the day with a rousing rendition of this this lovely traditional Scottish Gaelic tune (and a double espresso!)

Level: Level 1

Topics: Introducing F Major - F naturals etc.

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Course Information

Course Instructors

Simon Hewitt Jones (ViolinSchool) Simon Hewitt Jones (ViolinSchool) Author
Setareh Mood (ViolinSchool) Setareh Mood (ViolinSchool) Author

When The Saints Go Marching In

Title of Piece: When The Saints Go Marching In

Description: When the Saints Go Marching In is a well-known piece of music that began life in the early 1900s as an American Gospel hymn.

Level: Level 1

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Riding Free

Title of Piece: Riding Free

Description: Lift and drop the first finger to turn those wheels and ride freeeeeeeeee! Make sure your hand is stable and well-positioned to avoid any nasty accidents!

Level: Level 1

Topics: 1st Finger

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Drip, Drop

Title of Piece: Drip, Drop

Description: Come and sing in the rain with us! A lovely piece for practising lifting and dropping the first finger of the left hand … make sure it’s landing in tune and in time!

Level: Level 1

Topics: 1st Finger, bit more complexity

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The Wheels on the Bus

Title of Piece: The Wheels on the Bus

Description: The bow on the violin goes up and down, up and down, up and down … The bow on the violin goes up and down, aaaaaaall daaaaay looooong!!

Level: Level 1

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Super Speedy Super-Fly

Title of Piece: Super Speedy Super-Fly

Description: Zzzzzzzzzoooom! The Super Speedy Super-Fly goes super-fast and super-high ... buzzing around happily in A major … up, up, up to a top A on the E string!

Level: Level 1

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The Vicar of Bray

Title of Piece: The Vicar of Bray

Description: The Vicar of Bray, a catchy little tune in D major, is a satirical 18th-century song about a somewhat less-than-principled vicar…!

Level: Level 1

Topics: 1st to 3rd Fingers - slightly harder

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Row, Row, Row Your Boat

Title of Piece: Row, Row, Row Your Boat

Description: This classic nursery rhyme, dating back to the late 1800s, sails gracefully along using a 6/8 time signature. You'll find six eighth-note (quaver) beats in every bar!

Level: Level 1

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