A Dinosaur in My Backyard

Kevin Olson

Excerpt of A Dinosaur in My Backyard

Difficulty Level

Mood

Video

Elements

Accents

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Expression

Indications instructing the player to put special emphasis on notes.

Anacrusis

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Meter

Sometimes called upbeats or pickup notes; a note or series of notes that precede and give stress to the first downbeat of a piece.

Elementary Single Note Accompaniment

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Accompaniment Patterns

A type of accompaniment pattern where only one note is played at a time, usually within a single five finger scale and with simple rhythms.

Fermatas

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Rhythm

Indications placed above or below notes instructing the player to hold those notes longer than their original notated length.

Details

Title

A Dinosaur in My Backyard

Composer

Publisher

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

# of Measures

24

Lyrics

Yes

Student Age

Student Type

Teaching Tips

Sing the Words,

Slow Practice,

Tap and Count