Possum Up A Gum Stump
Sheet music for Guitar-Flute Duet
About 'Possum Up A Gum Stump'
|The Artist:||Traditional Music of unknown author.|
Traditional African-American song. During slavery in the United States, hunting raccoons & possums was used to supplement the meager diets of enslaved African-Americans. "Possum Up The Gum Stump" (or "Opposum Up The Gum Stump") is a dance song that was composed by one or more anonymous African-Americans during this time. It was spread across the country by blackface minstrels.
|Score Key:||G major (Sounding Pitch) (View more G major Music for Guitar-Flute Duet )|
|Tempo Marking:||With a Swing = c. 80|
|Time Signature:||2/2 (View more 2/2 Music)|
|Number of Pages:||2|
|Difficulty:||Intermediate Level: Recommended for Intermediate Level players|