Oh, if my monk would only dance! is the English translation of this popular Canadian folk song. Primer students will enjoy this piece with its catchy melody and they’ll enjoy it more with the bouncy teacher duet part! An optional left hand accompaniment is included for the student when they are ready for an additional challenge.
Key: C major
Mood: happy and carefree
Pedagogy: basic note values, on-staff reading in C position, rests, melodies passed between hands, repeat signs, harmonic thirds in left hand (optional)