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Hickory Dickory Dock, a Singable Mother Goose Nursery Rhyme

Posted on: May 29, 2015

I originally made sheets to play this rhyme in the key of C.  But, I think most people will find that it is easier to play (and just about as easy to sing) in the key of D.

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Hickory Dickory Dock for SBWE 
Traditional Words and Tune
Chords and Adaptation by ELEG for SBWE
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE

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Hickory Dickory Dock for SBWE (no chords)
Traditional Words and Tune
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series
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hickory dickory dock no chords bw

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hickory dickory dock w chords bw (in D)
Hickory Dickory Dock for SBWE w Chords (in D)
Traditional Words and Tune
Guitar Chords by ELEG for SBWE
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series
To view or print this page, click here:
hickory dickory dock w chords bw (in D)

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Hickory Dickory Dock Song Sheet by ELEG for SBWE (in C)
Traditional Words and Tune
Illustration by Janet and Anne Grahme Johnstone from MY BEST BOOK OF RHYMES
hickory dickory dock w chords 4 sbwe

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Hickory Dickory Dock w Chords for SBWE Songbook Series (in C)
Traditional Words and Tune
Page Coordinated by ELEG for SBWE Songbook Series
To view or print this page, click here:
SBWE SBS hickory dickory dock w chords

 

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HICKORY DICKORY DOCK is featured in many compilations of Mother Goose Nursery Rhyme, including:

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HICKORY DICKORY DOCK on Poetry Foundation:
http://www.poetryfoundation.org/poem/176343#about

Click on the “Related Content” tab for terrific info about Mother Goose

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HICKORY DICKORY DOCK wiki:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hickory_Dickory_Dock

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ILLUSTRATIONS AND ADAPTATIONS

Since the rhyme is short and catchy, it has spawned quite a few adaptations.  The rhyme itself can be found illustrated in many compilations of children’s rhyme and poetry.

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Hickory Dickory Dock

Traditional Tune
Words Adapted/Additional Words by Keith Baker
Illustrated by Keith Baker

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Hickory, Dickory, Dock
Traditional Music
Words Adapted by Robin Muller
Illustrated by Suzanne Duranceau

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Hickory Dickory Dock: And Other Favorite Nursery Rhymes

Illustrated by Sanja Rescek

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Hickory Dickory Dock
Traditional Tune
Words Adapted/Additional Words by Jenne Abramowitz
Illustrated by Hector Borlasca

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hickory dickory aylesworth
Hickory Dickory Dock
Traditional Tune
Words Adapted/Additional Words by Jim Aylesworth
Illustrated by Eileen Christelow

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Related Posts

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SING BOOKS WITH EMILY SONGBOOK SERIES HOST PAGE
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/sbwe-song-book-series/

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JANET AND ANNE GRAHAME JOHNSTONE
THE SINGABLE PICTURE BOOKS OF JANET AND ANNE GRAHAME JOHNSTONE
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2015/05/07/the-singable-picture-books-of-janet-and-anne-grahame-johnstone/

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MOTHER GOOSE NURSERY RHYMES FOR SBWE
A compilation of Mother Goose Nursery Rhyme titles linked to posts about the rhymes so you can learn more and sing along
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/nursery-rhymes-and-mother-goose-for-sbwe

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MOTHER GOOSE COMPILATIONS

A list containing compilations of Mother Goose Singable Picture Books and resources for learning, singing, and playing the tunes
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2011/07/19/mother-goose-singable-picture-books-rhymes-and-songs-in-compilations/

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MOTHER GOOSE AND NURSERY RHYMES – INDIVIDUALLY ILLUSTRATED
Mother Goose and Nursery Rhymes with Individually Illustrated Singable Picture Books
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2013/08/23/mother-goose-and-nursery-rhymes-with-individually-illustrated-singable-picture-books/

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USEFUL TUNES IN THE PUBLIC DOMAIN
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2012/07/15/useful-tunes-in-the-public-domain/

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