I Love Music (viola and piano) level 0.5
Title: I Love Music
Composer: Ukranian folk song, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Viola and Piano
May be performed with the cello version.
Printout: 3 pages
Note: This setting begins with a theme played by the viola in quarter notes followed by a harmonizing line in the viola. Both are followed by a rhythmic variation (quarter/eighth/eighth). This is an excellent selection for students working on reading basic rhythms.
Skills: D Major; 4/4 time; staccato; uses D and A strings; rhythmic variations using familiar patterns.