This website is about music...mostly. You'll find information about classes and lessons I teach, Charlotte Community Singers and Instruments for Peace Project. In the left column are blogs relating to certain classes, groups and projects. In the right column are links to additional pages, pdfs, music files and sight singing lessons. Look around...enjoy...come join me.
Tuesday, July 12, 2011
notating "Polly Wolly Doodle" in D
Today's lesson walks you through the process of notating "Polly Wolly Doodle" starting with the rhythm, adding the solfege and, finally, putting it all on the staff. There is a short explanation of straight beat versus swing beat. "Polly Wolly Doodle" has a swing beat.