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This is a fun piece of music to listen to and analyze. It’s Movement 3 of Mozart’s Piano Sonata No. 11 in A major, K. 331. “Rondo Alla Turca” means “Turkish Music.” Two things you could do: Listen to the different instrumentations and...
Lyrics 1. I hate to hear that freight train blow whoo whoo! I hate to hear that freight train blow whoo whoo! Ev’ry time I hear it blowin’, I feel like ridin’ too. 2. I asked the brakeman to let me ride...
Backwater Blues Brown’s Ferry Blues City Blues Deep-River Blues Freight Train Blues I’m Going Down the Road Feeling Bad (Lonesome Road Blues) Joe Turner Blues Lonesome House Blues St. Louis Blues Worried Man Blues...
Lyrics 1. When it rains five days and the sky turns dark as night, (repeat) There’s trouble takin’ place in the lowlands at night. 2. I woke up this mornin’, can’t even get out my door. (repeat) There’s enough trouble to...
This is a fun song! You could even have your students write their own verses! Lyrics 1. Cloudy in the East, looks like rain, I spent all my money on the subway train, In New York City, In New York...