“Away in a Manger” primer Christmas sheet music duet
Put two of your primer (“Middle C”) students on this “Away in a Manger” sheet music duet and watch them experience the joy of student-student collaboration early on.
This download includes
- Sheet music download of “Away in a Manger” for primer pianists
- Studio license for “Away in a Manger”
Musical elements in “Away in a Manger” primer piano duet sheet music
- Key of C
- Each pianist takes a turn playing melody or accompaniment
- Tied quarter note + eighth notes are used instead of dotted quarter notes
- Each pianist plays an octave higher/lower than written
Teaching tips for “Away in a Manger” sheet music duet
The students take turns playing the same music (Secondo has accompaniment then melody, Primo has melody then identical accompaniment). Knowing this will help the students’ ears tune into what’s going on.