It Ain't Gonna Rain No More
Listen Analysis
Song Analysis
Grade Level
3 - 6
Tonal Center
do
Scale
Major
Range
m7
Tone Set
s.l.t.Drmf
Melodic Motive(s)
f.r.f.r
m.d.m.d
Melodic Elements
fa Tuning
Melodic Context
f-r
Rhythmic Element(s)
 
 
Original Starting Pitch
A
Partwork
Form Analysis
A(ab)B(a2c)
Form Type
Strophic with refrain
Rhythm Set
ta
ti-ti
ti-tiri
tim
ri
rest

Source

Library of Congress AFS 349 B1. Collected by Alan Lomax, Zora Neale Hurston and May Elizabeth Barnicle.



Informant/Performer
Group of girls, Eatonville, FL, 1935

State
Florida

Region
South

Origin
African-American

Song Type(s)
Singing Game


Game Types
Partner


Sub-Game Types


Sub-Game Types

Figures


Subject(s)
Nature


Sub Subject
Weather

Alternate Titles

General Comments