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The Little Drummer Boy: Christmas Easy Duet for 1 piano, 4 hands, arr. by Teresa Cobarrubia Yoder

By Katherine K. Davis

Easy Piano, Piano Duet - Easy/Beginner
By Katherine K. Davis. Arranged by Teresa Cobarrubia Yoder, ASCAP. Score, Set of Parts. 13 pages. Published by Teresa Cobarrubia Yoder (H0.269907-482600).

Item Number: H0.269907-482600


Easy Piano Duet for 1 piano, 4 hands

Words and Music by Harry Simeone, Henry Onorati and Katherine Davis

Christmas Arrangement by Teresa Cobarrubia Yoder, ASCAP


The easy piano duet arrangement of the 1958 Christmas carol The Little Drummer Boy provides piano students (mid beginner to early intermediate) the opportunity to play and enjoy well crafted arrangements for recitals, prayer services and church services. Composed in an accessible key for singing, piano students could accompany their choir in concert.

“Note Worthy”

Use of triplets in four measures in both primo and secondo parts replicate a drum pattern - reinforcing triplet use in simple meter.

The Little Drummer Boy

Key: C Major

Meter: Simple Quadruple (4/4)

Rhythm: Whole, half, quarter, eighth and triplets (4 measures)

Harmony: Blocked and broken primary chords

Dynamics: Varied, crescendo and diminuendo

Hand position changes: Minimal

Use: Christmas

This package includes:

Full Score: page 3

Primo: page 8

Secondo: page 11


2017 Holiday Contest Entry

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  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    Difficulty Level:
    Early intermediate
  • 2017-12-17 06:13:49.0 The Little Drummer Boy

    Fun Christmas carol - arranged so each part plays the melody.

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