House of the Rising Sun sheet music for Jazz Ensemble
Gently q. = c.72 BPM
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About 'House of the Rising Sun'
|The Artist:||Traditional Music of unknown author.|
Like many classic folk ballads, the authorship of "The House of the Rising Sun" is uncertain. Musicologists say that it is based on the tradition of broadside ballads such as The Unfortunate Rake of the 18th century and that English emigrants took the song to America where it was adapted to its later New Orleans setting. Alan Price of The Animals has even claimed that the song was originally a sixteenth-century English folk song about a Soho brothel.
|Score Key:||C minor (Sounding Pitch) (View more C minor Music for Jazz Ensemble )|
|Time Signature:||6/8 (View more 6/8 Music)|
|Tempo Marking:||Gently . = c.72|
|Number of Pages:||12|
|Difficulty:||Easy Level: Recommended for Beginners with some playing experience|
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