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Grandma Grunts
Song Analysis
Grade Level
3 - 5
Tonal Center
do
Scale
Tetratonic
Range
P5
Tone Set
Drm s
Melodic Motive(s)
d.m.d.s
Melodic Elements
re Practice
Melodic Context
d-r-m
Rhythmic Element(s)
ri-tim Tuning
 
 
Original Starting Pitch
Eb
Partwork
Form Analysis
A(aa')A(aa')
Form Type
Ternary
Rhythm Set
ta
ti-ti
ti-tiri
tiri-tiri
ri-tim

Source
Shinhan, Jan P., ed. The Frank C. Brown Collection of North Carolina Folklore, Vol. V. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 1962. 112-113. Verses, Vol. III, 194-195.

Informant/Performer
Clarice Burleson and Joe Powles, Crossnore, NC, 1940.

State
North Carolina

Region
South

Origin
Anglo-American

Song Type(s)
Comic


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Subject(s)
Love and Courtship


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