Children go where I send thee piano sheet music with letters

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In this song we used chords (to play with the left hand). If you do not know how to play chords yet, you can try playing this melody with your right hand only, or learn how to play chords. We described it here: How to make chords?
Children go where I send theesheet music with letters
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“Children Go Where I Send Thee” is a traditional African-American spiritual song that has been passed down through generations, captivating audiences with its rich history and powerful lyrics. Composed during the era of slavery in the United States, its exact origins and composer remain unknown, a testament to the collective experience and resilience of the African-American community. This song is not just a piece of music; it’s a narrative, a form of communication, and a historical artifact that provides insight into the lives and struggles of those who came before us. It’s categorized as a cumulative song, where each verse builds upon the previous one, making it an engaging and interactive piece for both the singer and the listener. The lyrics are deeply rooted in Christian biblical references, making it a popular choice for Christmas and religious gatherings, yet its universal themes of guidance, responsibility, and community resonate with a broad audience.

For those eager to delve into the world of music without the intimidating barrier of traditional note reading, “Children Go Where I Send Thee” is featured in our piano book for beginners, which employs an innovative play-by-letter system. Utilizing keyboard stickers and letter notation, this method simplifies the learning process, making it accessible for piano learners of all ages, from kids to adults. This approach allows you to immediately start playing and enjoying the music, fostering a love and appreciation for musical expression from the very first note. The song’s repetitive structure and memorable melody make it an excellent choice for piano exercises for beginners, providing a satisfying and educational experience. Whether you’re a parent looking for a piano songbook for kids, or an adult venturing into piano lessons for the first time, our easy piano songbook, complete with letter notes sheet music, offers a unique and enjoyable way to start your musical journey with the timeless and inspiring “Children Go Where I Send Thee.”

Some of the notes on our website contain the full version of the song, and some are excerpts, or for example the very beginning, chorus or verse, etc. Full versions of all the notes can be found in our books and e-books: SHOP.

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