Down by the Riverside
Free Sheet music for Flexible Mixed Ensemble - 5 Players

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About 'Down by the Riverside'

Artist:
Born:
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Died:
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The Artist:
Traditional Music of unknown author.
Composed:
1918
Info:
"Down by the Riverside" (also known as "Ain't Gonna Study War No More" and "Gonna lay down my burden") is a gospel song. It was first published in "Plantation Melodies: A Collection of Modern, Popular and Old-time Negro-Songs of the Southland", Chicago, the Rodeheaver Company, 1918. Alternative titles: "Ain' go'n' to study war no mo'", "Ain't gonna grieve my Lord no more", "Ain't Gwine to Study War No More", "Down by de Ribberside", "Going to Pull My War-Clothes" and "Study war no more". The song is first recorded by the Fisk University Jubilee Quartet in 1920 (published by Columbia in 1922). and there are at least 14 black gospel recordings before World War II
Score Key:
Bb major (Sounding Pitch) (View more Bb major Music for Flexible Mixed Ensemble - 5 Players )
Tempo Marking:
Calmly =c.84
Time Signature:
2/2 (View more 2/2 Music)
Duration:
2:44
Number of Pages:
4
Difficulty:
Easy Level: Recommended for Beginners with some playing experience
Copyright:
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Flexible Ensemble pieces are suitable for a large variety of combinations. The score is shown in C. The current available parts are shown below the score but you can also request additional parts for alternative instruments in the relevant transposition (8notes Premium)

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Pieces in 2-2 Time Signature
Pieces in 2-2 Time Signature
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