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Old MacDonald Had a Farm sheet music

Scroll down for a lead sheet for Old MacDonald Had a Farm that includes the melody and chords, with versions of the song in seven different keys. There are also links to the song for piano, recorder, woodwind, brass, and string instruments.

About Old MacDonald Had a Farm

Old MacDonald Had a Farm is a fun popular song that has amused children and adults for a long time. The song was composed anonymously and has been part of the standard repertoire of children’s folk songs for over 100 years. The lyrics are easy to remember, and they create a fun game of naming different farm animals and imitating the sounds they make.




Scroll down for a lead sheet to Old MacDonald Had a Farm that includes the melody and chords, with versions of the song in seven different keys. There are also links to the song for piano, recorder, woodwind, brass, and string instruments. The arrangements are all written in 4/4 time and are easier for beginner students to play at a moderate tempo. If you would like to play Old MacDonald at a faster tempo, simply treat the song as if it is in cut time (2/2), with the half note equal to one beat.

Select a link or image below for many different free printable versions of the sheet music to Old MacDonald Had a Farm.

Old MacDonald Had a Farm lead sheet music with chords and melody.




Old MacDonald Had a Farm for band instruments
Old MacDonald Had a Farm for string instruments
Old MacDonald Had a Farm for piano
Old MacDonald Had a Farm for recorder

Old MacDonald Had a Farm for flute
Old MacDonald Had a Farm for oboe
Old MacDonald Had a Farm for clarinet
Old MacDonald Had a Farm for bassoon
Old MacDonald Had a Farm for alto saxophone
Old MacDonald Had a Farm for tenor saxophone
Old MacDonald Had a Farm for trumpet
Old MacDonald Had a Farm for French horn
Old MacDonald Had a Farm for trombone
Old MacDonald Had a Farm for tuba

Old MacDonald Had a Farm for violin
Old MacDonald Had a Farm for viola
Old MacDonald Had a Farm for cello
Old MacDonald Had a Farm for bass

Treble clef versions of Old MacDonald Had a Farm:

In the key of A
In the key of B flat
In the key of C
In the key of D
In the key of E flat
In the key of F
In the key of G

Bass clef versions of Old MacDonald Had a Farm:

In the key of A
In the key of B flat
In the key of C
In the key of D
In the key of E flat
In the key of F
In the key of G

Alto clef versions of Old MacDonald Had a Farm:

In the key of A
In the key of B flat
In the key of C
In the key of D
In the key of E flat
In the key of F
In the key of G