If I Had A Lot Of Time

composed 1971 / © 2011

oh, the things I could do if...



Song Details



Musical Form

  • Verse 1
  • Verse 2
  • Verse 3
  • Coda

Song Details

“Slightly sentimental,” is the composer’s telling note in this score. Dotted rhythms give this delightful little tune a carefree feel. The text is ever so appealing to a child’s imagination…”I’d float in a bubble, stay out of trouble, if I had a lot of time.”

Performance options

the interlude could be divided into 3 solo opportunities

Suggested uses

  • beginning chorus
  • elementary music classroom