Mary Had a Little Lamb – kalimba tabs from the book


About the song and about tablature. You can find tablatures below the description.

One of the quintessential songs that every beginner musician encounters, “Mary Had a Little Lamb,” is not just a nursery rhyme but a piece of musical history that transcends generations. Originally composed in the 19th century, the melody has roots dating back to 1830, attributed to Sarah Josepha Hale, with the famous melody we recognize today possibly being composed by Lowell Mason. This song is a delightful entry point for those using the kalimba learning book for adults and kids alike, offering an easy-to-follow melody that has been a first song for many musicians across various instruments. The simplicity of the number notes sheet music in our kalimba songbook makes it an excellent choice for beginners. “Mary Had a Little Lamb” is not only a song but a cultural touchstone, embodying the innocence of childhood and the joy of learning.

For those embarking on their musical journey and learning to play the kalimba, this song provides a gentle introduction. Its lyrics, telling the tale of a girl named Mary and her loyal lamb, are universally known, making it a relatable and engaging piece for players of all ages. The use of number notation in our kalimba music book for beginners allows for immediate playability, bypassing the often steep learning curve associated with traditional musical notation. This approach demystifies the process of making music, making it accessible and enjoyable from the start. Furthermore, playing “Mary Had a Little Lamb” on the kalimba adds a unique charm to the song, with the instrument’s plucked notes offering a warm, resonant tone that breathes new life into this classic piece. Whether you’re a parent introducing your child to the joys of music through our kalimba book for kids, or an adult exploring a new hobby with our kalimba practice book, this song is a testament to the joy of music-making, inviting players into a world where every note brings a smile.

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