Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star
Ah! vous dirai-je, Maman - Quand trois poules vont au champMelody : Mr. Bouin, Les Amusements d'une Heure et Demy (Paris, 1761).
Words : Jane Taylor (1783-1824), The Star, in Rhymes for the Nursery (1806)
Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star has been a favorite nursery song for generations!
This folk song Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star is a must for every beginner on the violoncello.
It has almost the same melody as the French folk song Ah! vous dirai-je, Maman.
The student should carefully place fingers 1-3-4 on the D string when going down.
For your greater enjoyment, the English lyrics are included (one verse).
Duration : 00:24 per verse
Source : Anonymous, Folk Songs in English
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