Hanschen klein - Hänschen klein - Alles neu macht der MaiThe famous folk song Lightly Row probably originated in Germany during the 19th century.
In Germany, it is known under the title Hänschen klein [Little Hans] or Alles neu macht der Mai.
This lovely boat song is a great favorite among beginners on many instruments!
It has a charming melody and a straightforward A-A'-B-A' musical form.
This score is an arrangement of the folk song Lightly Row for viola with piano accompaniment.
It is set in the key of D Major.
This arrangement of Lightly Row is easy enough to be played by a beginner violist!
In particular, it is useful for learning to place fingers 1-2-3 on the D string.
For your greater enjoyment, this sheet music includes the complete lyrics in English (2 verses).
Duration : 00:54
Source : Anonymous, Folk Songs in English
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