for children's chorus and piano,
by Vern Pat Nelson.
(Click the speaker to hear a
Real Audio File of the AUSTIN CHILDREN'S CHOIR singing this
It's when the accent's not on the beat;
It's when the music picks up its feet, the way these 4-notes-over-3 give
this song a kick;
A single note can qualify too,
Part of the tune or out of the blue (eg. this oddball piano chord's syncopated
We think you get the general idea!
Songs were dull and lifeless till the world discovered
Syncopation Syncopation Syncopation, RIGHT ON!
Locked up in a dark concert hall,
Wrapped around in theories and all,
Western Music sat on a wall,
Western Music had a great fall......
To purchase this fine piece
of music for your children's choir, well, all you have to do is
E-mail the composer.
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