Pagan Chants

Full Moonlight Dance

A beautiful round in the unusual time signature of 5/4, (five beats per measure), which means it takes a little bit of preparation to sing accurately. I recommend clapping on each of the two rests at the end of the piece; this helps you come in at the right time afterward. Drums or rattles also help to keep the group in time - try beating on the first beat of the measure and then the last two, like this:
[X (rest (rest) X X / X (rest) (rest) X X].
I learned this song from Libana's The Circle is Cast: **Buy here**

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Under the full moonlight we dance
Spirits dance, we dance joining hands
We dance joining souls, rejoice!

- Karen Beth



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