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This is the Tonic solfa notaion of  11(eleven) Nigerian nusery school rhymes for children. Let the kids begin to enjoy music from their tender age. They would thank you later.

Some have food but cannot eat
d d d t l t d
r r m s l r d t
r f m  d t r d
d d d    d d t d

I love you, you love me
s m s    s m s
l s f m r m f
m f s d d
d d d r m f s
s r r f m r d

Paw paw is a kind of food
s d s s l f s
s d s s l f s
sweet like sugar
yellow like fanta
d d d d r t d

John bull my son, I sent you to school
d d r m
s r r m f
f f m m d r t d

H I P for the Hip for the hip-po-po
d d d    t d r    l t d l s
r r     r r    d r m d s
s l l l l l     d r m     d r t d

Mister Makaroni, riding on the bicycle

d d m s m d
r r l t d l s
d d d m s m d
r r l t d d

d d m s m d r r
l d l s d d
m s m d r r l t d d

Bata mi adun ko ko ka
s s d d d l l s
s s d d d l l s
s m s d m r
d d m m m  r r d

Some rivers in Africa
s d d s l f m
s d d s l f m
s m f
s s m f
s s s l s f m m m

Holiday is coming
d d m r d s
d d m r d s
s f m f s
s f m f s
s f m f
s f m f
s f m r d    r m r
d s d

The day is bright, it’s bright and fair
m s s s       s l s m
m s m r     r l s s
m s s s       s l s m
m s s f s m

Where ever you go
d r m l d
m f s l s
s m d l   r d t    l t d
Baba Ibadan

Watch the videos below for better illustration of the rhymes/poems

Part 1

Part 2

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