Music You Can Read®

"Zum Gali Gali"
       



Contents

     
"Zum Gali Gali"
Additional Information


"Zum Gali Gali," Lyrics, Text Format



"Zum Gali Gali," Lyrics, Text Format



Intermediate syncopation in a minor tonality which sounds festive when performed to a fast tempo.

Click to hear melody.
 


Description
 
  • Grade: Fifth

  • Origin: Israel - Work Song

  • Key: E minor (pitched in G Major)

  • Time: 2/4

  • Form: ABA - refrain/verse/refrain

  • Rhythm: intermediate: | ti ti ri ti ri ti ri | syncopation, | ti ti ri ti ti | syncopation, | (ti) ti ri ti ti | syncopation, | ti ti ri ta_|_a ti ri ti ti | syncopation, (_=tie)

  • Pitches: beginners: Mi La Ti Do Re Mi

  • Intervals: beginners: La\Mi/La (P4), La/Do (m3), Mi\Do (M3)

  • Musical Elements: notes: quarter, eighth, sixteenth; rest: eighth; syncopation, minor tonality: E minor, vocal slur, tied syncopation, tied notes, refrain/verse/refrain, D.C. al Fine, Fine, two double barlines

  • Key Words: world geography: Israel; work song, pioneers, men, women, hand in hand, dawn, task; contraction: there's (there is)

  • Recorder: intermediate: practicing pitches in the higher register, syncopation, minor tonality

 
 


"Zum Gali Gali"

       
    Refrain:  
 
Zum gali, gali, zum gali, gali,
Zum gali, gali, zum gali, gali.
 
  1. Pioneers work hard on the land,
Men and women work hand in hand
As they labor all day long,
They lift their voices in song.
 
    Refrain  
 
2.
From the dawn till setting sun
Every one finds work to be done.
From the dawn till night does come
There's a task for everyone.
 
    Refrain  
       
 
Hebrew
 
    He-chalutz le'maan avodah,
Avodah le'maan he-chalutz.
He-chalutz le'maan avodah,
Avodah le'maan he-chalutz.
 
 
Translation:
 
    The pioneer for the sake of the work, The work for the sake of the pioneer.  
       

Back to top.


 

Additional Formats


music

"Zum Gali Gali," Music Format
click image to enlarge



beats

Click to enlarge: "Zum Gali Gali," Beats Format
click image to enlarge



rhythm

Click to Enlarge: "Zum Gali Gali," Rhythm Format
click image to enlarge



pitch numbers

Click to Enlarge: "Zum Gali Gali," Pitch Number Format
click image to enlarge



solfeggio

Click to Enlarge: "Zum Gali Gali," Solfeggio Format
click image to enlarge



letter names

Click to Enlarge: "" 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.