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The More We Get Together

The more we get together, together, together.
The more we get together, the merrier we'll be.
For your friends are my friends and my friends are your friends.
The more we get together, the merrier we'll be.

Music taken from Piano Lesson Made Easy Level 3, page 41

Activity:
1) Students have to memorize the song first.
2) Form a big circle. Sit down with legs crossed.
3) Lift left hand slightly above left leg, with palms upwards.
4) Right hand will clap the 6-beat rhythm, in anti-clockwise direction.
  • Beat 1: Right hand claps own left palm
  • Beat 2: Right hand claps own left leg
  • Beat 3: Right hand claps own right leg
  • Beat 4: Right hand claps friend's left palm, hit upwards
  • Beat 5: Right hand claps friend's left palm, hit downwards
  • Beat 6: Right hand claps friend's left palm, hit downwards
5) To add variety, this song can go from slow to fast. It helps to build the tempo sense from slow to fast.