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Stooping on the Window
Song Analysis
Grade Level
2 - 5
Tonal Center
do
Scale
Blues
Range
m7
Tone Set
l,ta,Drm s
Melodic Motive(s)
Melodic Elements
ta, Tuning
Melodic Context
ta,-d
Rhythmic Element(s)
 
 
Starting Pitch
D
Partwork
Form Analysis
AAvAAvBBBB
Form Type
Call-response
Rhythm Set
ta
other

Source
Courlander, Harold. Ring Games, Line Games and Play Party Songs of Alabama. Smithsonian Folkways FC 7004, 1953. B6

Informant/Performer
Group of children, East York School, East York, AL, 1950

State
Alabama

Region
South

Origin
African-American

Song Type(s)
Singing Game


Game Types
Line


Sub-Game Types
Line/Single


Sub-Game Types

Figures


Subject(s)
Movement


Sub Subject

Alternate Titles

General Comments