Take This Hammer sheet music for Tuba
Quick Swing q = c.120 BPM
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About 'Take This Hammer'
|The Artist:||Traditional Music of unknown author.|
"Take This Hammer" is a prison, logging, and railroad work song, which has the same Roud number as another song, "Nine Pound Hammer", with which it shares verses. "Swannanoa Tunnel" and "Ashville Junction" are similar. Together, this group of songs are referred to as "hammer songs" or "roll songs" (after a group of wheelbarrow-hauling songs with much the same structure, though not mentioning hammers). Numerous bluegrass bands and singers like Scott McGill and Mississippi John Hurt also recorded commercial versions of this song, nearly all of them containing verses about the legendary spike driver, John Henry.
|Score Type:||Arrangement for Tuba and Piano|
|Score Key:||Bb major (Sounding Pitch) (View more Bb major Music for Tuba )|
|Time Signature:||4/4 (View more 4/4 Music)|
|Tempo Marking:||Quick Swing = c.120|
|Number of Pages:||3|
|Difficulty:||Easy Level: Recommended for Beginners with some playing experience|
|Style:||Traditional (View more Traditional Tuba Music)|
|Copyright:||© Copyright 2000-2020 Red Balloon Technology Ltd (8notes.com) |
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