Music You Can Read®

"Evening Prayer"
       



Contents

     
"Evening Prayer"
Additional Information
"Songs of a Little Child's Day"
At Home


"Evening Prayer" Lyrics, Text Format



A children's prayer before bedtime.

Click to hear melody.
 


Description
 
  • Grade: First

  • Origin: Emilie Poulsson, Eleanor Smith

  • Key: F Major

  • Time: 4/4

  • Form: ABCD

  • Rhythm: beginners: | ta ta ta ta | ta/a/a ta |
    | ta/a ta/a | ta/a/a |

  • Pitches: intermediate: La Ti Do Re Mi Fa So La

  • Intervals: intermediate: Mi/So, So\Mi, Mi\Do, Mi/La, La\Fa, Re/So, Re\La

  • Musical Elements: notes: dotted half, half, quarter; tempo: andante con moto/walking pace with motion (73-77 BPM), pickup beat; dynamics: mezzo piano/medium soft, crescendo, decrescendo

  • Key Words: sacred, prayer, children's prayer, earth science, heav'nly (heavenly), flow'rs (flowers), morning, God (Father), safety

 
 


"Evening Prayer"


       
   
1.
The great round sun is gone,
The night is near;
Oh! Heav'nly Father, bless
Thy children here.
       
   
2.
The silent little birds
And folded flow'rs
Are sweetly sleeping now,
Till morning hours.
       
    3. We little children, too,
May sweetly sleep;
For God, our Father, will
In safety keep.
       

 

Additional Formats


music

"Evening Prayer" Music Format
click image to enlarge



beats

Click to enlarge: "Evening Prayer" Beats Format
click image to enlarge



rhythm

Click to Enlarge: "Evening Prayer" Rhythm Format
click image to enlarge



pitch numbers

Click to Enlarge: "Evening Prayer" Pitch Number Format
click image to enlarge



solfeggio

Click to Enlarge: "Evening Prayer" Solfeggio Format
click image to enlarge


letter names
Click to Enlarge: "Evening Prayer" Letter Names Format
click image to enlarge




 
LEGAL NOTICE
© 2012 Music Notes, Inc
All Rights Reserved
       
     
Music You Can Read is a registered trademark of Music Notes, Inc.