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Trad. : The Midnight Special  
 

Trad. : The Midnight Special

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About 'The Midnight Special'



Artist: Trad. (biography)
Born:- , -
Died:- , -
The Artist:Traditional Music of unknown author.
Composition Date:unknown
Composition Info:"Midnight Special" is a traditional folk song thought to have originated among prisoners in the American South. The title comes from the refrain which refers to the passenger train Midnight Special and its "ever-loving light" (sometimes "ever-living light").
Let the Midnight Special shine her light on me,
Let the Midnight Special shine her ever-loving light on me. (Traditional)
The song is historically performed in the country-blues style from the viewpoint of the prisoner and has been covered by many artists.
Score TypeArrangement for Guitar in standard notation and guitar tab
Score KeyD major (Sounding Pitch)
Number of Pages2
Difficulty LevelEasy Level: Recommended for Beginners with some playing experience




 




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