Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Great Big House in New Orleans


  1. Great big house in New Orleans, Forty stories high. Every room that I been in, Filled with pumpkin pie.
  2. Went down to the old mill stream, To fetch a pail of water Put one arm around my wife, The other round my daughter.
  3. Fare thee well my darling girl, Fare thee well my daughter.Fare thee well my darling girl, With the golden slippers on her.

Tone Set: ls mrd
Rhythm: ta; ta di; ta; ta-a
Mode/Scale: pentatone
Melody: mssl mrd
Phrase Form: abac

Other: Dance actions located in source.
Practice: ta-a; ta; ta di
Source: Sail Away, Eleanor G. Locke, Pg 17