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Come By Here #1
Listen Analysis
Song Analysis
Grade Level
4 - HS
Tonal Center
do
Scale
Hexachord
Range
M6
Tone Set
Drmfsl
Melodic Motive(s)
Melodic Elements
fa Practice
Melodic Context
f-m
Rhythmic Element(s)
syn-co-pa Practice
 
 
Original Starting Pitch
C
Partwork
Form Analysis
AA'AB
Form Type
Strophic with refrain
Rhythm Set
ta
ta-a
syn-co-pa
tai
tie
other

Source
Library of Congress AFS 684 A1. Collected by John A. Lomax.

Informant/Performer
Ethel Best and group, State Farm, Raiford, FL, 1936

State
Florida

Region
South

Origin
African-American

Song Type(s)
Spiritual


Game Types


Sub-Game Types


Sub-Game Types

Figures


Subject(s)
Religious


Sub Subject

Alternate Titles
Kum Ba Ya
Kumbaya

General Comments
Group response includes harmony.