Sleepytime Down South

(aka "When It's Sleepytime Down South")

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Date Posted: Mon, 8 Dec 2008
Posted By: behweemoth | More from this user
Key written in: C Major
How many parts: 4
Type: Barbershop
Lyrics:  
Comments: See also www.theguitarguy.com/whenitss.htm

Learning video

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Sheet Music:

Each recording below is stereo - one part on one side, the other parts on the other side.
Adjust your audio balance control to either hear your part by itself or remove your part so you can harmonise with the other three.

Attributions

Arranger
Leon Rene, Otis Rene & Clarence Muse
Year: 1930

Made famous by
unknown

Learning tracks sung by
Daniel Gillis
www.vocalharmonies.com

Learning video sung by
Orien Colmer
www.youtube.com/user/murry537

With thanks to
Daniel Gillis
www.vocalharmonies.com

20 Videos

4-part multitrack Euphonium
All done using a trumpet
Cutest version on YouTube!
And pretty darn good, too!
This is a whistled version of the Barbershop tag "When It's Sleepytime Down South", which is was arranged by Leon Rene, Otis Rene & Clarence Muse in 1930. The tag is no. 10 of David Wright's classic Barbershop tags compilation. This version is whistled in F major (original key: C major).

Please use
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VAjGCQOJ7tg&fmt=22
to watch in higher quality (720p HD).

Special thanks go to Orien Colmer, aka Big-O:
http://www.youtube.com/murry537
for uploading a helpful learning video. Please take a look at his version of the tag as well as his other videos.
Music is in C major... tag recorded in Bb.
This video is an insider joke (only funny for German speaking people, if at all) that I recorded for some friends but decided to upload publicly.
Read the YouTube description

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