The Midnight Special
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This piece is part of our Early Blues and Rock Songs for Trumpet Compilation


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About 'The Midnight Special'



Artist:
Trad. (biography)
The Artist:
Traditional Music of unknown author.
Composed:unknown
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 Key:Bb major (Sounding Pitch) C major (Trumpet in Bb) (View more Bb major Music for Trumpet )
Time Signature:4/4 (View more 4/4 Music)
Range:C5-A5
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Duration:1:23
Number of Pages:2
Difficulty:Easy Level: Recommended for Beginners with some playing experience
Instrument:   (View more Easy Music)
Style: Traditional (View more Traditional Music)
Rock and pop (View more Rock and pop Music)
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