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Unformatted text preview: 20,000 + Vocabulary: Field holler = Arwhoolies Working Solo work Solo song Strict rhythm Florid Personal text Ex. Quitten Time Quitten Time : 1 st verse: A A B 2 nd verse: A A B Quitten Time: Vocalist: Samuel brooks Mississippi Arwhoolie Melismatic/ Florid Predecessor of Blues b3 b7 = Blues Scale African American Ballads: Both anglo-american John Henry: Arthur Bell = vocalist Song Form Recorded at: Cumins state prison in Gould, Arkansas at 1939 Spike Call - Response Verse Response to himself, O Lordy Strophic Pop Quiz on Wed....
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