When Johnny Comes Marching Home Again

Minor tonality, pitched in relative major, where the sixth (La) represents the tonal center.

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  • Grade: Fourth
  • Origin: Patrick Gilmore, 1863 (pseud. Louis Lambert)
  • Key: G minor, pitched in B flat Major
  • Time: 6/8
  • Form: through composed
  • Rhythmintermediate: | ti ti ti ta ti | syncopation,
    ta ti ta ti | syncopation, | ta/a ti | syncopation,
    ta/a ti ri | syncopation | ta ti ti ti ti | syncopation
  • Pitchesintermediate: Mi So La Ti Do Re Mi
  • Intervals: intermediate: Mi/La (P4), Do\La (m3), So\Ma/So (m3), Mi8/Do/Mi8 (M3), Re\Ti (m3), Ti\Mi (P5)
  • Musical Elements: notes: dotted quarter, quarter, eighth, sixteenth; pickup beat, tied notes, vocal slur, minor tonality where the sixth (La) of the major scale is the tonal center (relative Major B flat), syncopation
  • Key Words: Louis Lambert is a pseudonym for Patrick Gilbert, USA history, American Civil War, "Johnny I Hardy Knew Ye," war between the sates, marching song, camp song, hurrah, hearty welcome, men cheer, boys shout, ladies all turn out, feeling gay, church bell peal, joy, welcome home, darling, village lads, lassies, roses, strew away, Jubilee, hero, three times three, laurel wreath, place, upon, loyal brow; contraction: we'll (we will

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