Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Cotton Eye Joe

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  1. Where did you come from, where did you go? Where did you come from, Cotton Eye Joe?
  2. Come for to see you, come for to sing, Come for to show you my diamond ring.

Tone Set: mi-re-do-la,-sol,
Rhythm: ta; qr; ta-a; ta-a-a
Mode/Scale: pentatone
Melody: mi-sol,; la,-sol,-la,-do; mi-re-do
Phrase Form: a b

Other:
Prepare: cut time; ta-a-a
Present: ta-a
Practice:
Prove/Assess:
Source: 150 American Folk Songs, Peter Erdei, Pg 23