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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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