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La Puerta Está Quebrada
Listen Analysis
Song Analysis
Grade Level
1 - 3
Tonal Center
do
Scale
Major
Range
m7
Tone Set
s,l,t,Drmf
Melodic Motive(s)
Melodic Elements
fa Practice
ti, Tuning
Melodic Context
d-f
t,-s,
Rhythmic Element(s)
 
 
Original Starting Pitch
C#
Partwork
Form Analysis
ABC
Form Type
Strophic with refrain
Rhythm Set
ta
ti-ti
ti
ri
eighth rest
anacrusis
other

Source
Library of Congress AFS 6 B2. Collected by John A. and Alan Lomax.

Informant/Performer
Govita Gonzales and group, San Antonio, TX, 1934

State
Texas

Region
Southwest

Origin
Latino/Spanish

Song Type(s)
Singing Game


Game Types
Line


Sub-Game Types
Line/Single


Sub-Game Types

Figures


Subject(s)


Sub Subject

Alternate Titles
London Bridge

General Comments
Also in Rinzler, Kate, ed. Old Mother Hippletoe. New World Records 291, 1978.