Yankee Doodle - Various - For laughing out loud ...and for singing too! Volume 3 (Vinyl, LP, Album)

9 thoughts on “ Yankee Doodle - Various - For laughing out loud ...and for singing too! Volume 3 (Vinyl, LP, Album)

  1. The song “Yankee Doodle” seems as American as apple pie, the Fourth of July, and flying the Stars and Stripes, doesn’t it? It’s a song every school kid, gray-haired grandpa, and kazoo band can sing and play together with gusto. Yankee Doodle, keep it up. Yankee Doodle dandy. Mind the music and the step. And with the girls be handy.
  2. “Yankee Doodle” practically started out as a playground song – popular with both sides of the American Revolution, early versions had all sorts of references to violence and farting (see The Smart Aleck’s Guide to American History).Soldiers added new parody verses all the time, and kids are still doing it.
  3. Jul 01,  · The lyrics were venomous. “Yankee” was a withering word for a colonist. A “doodle” was a rube or a fool, and the doodle in this song rides a pony, instead of a horse, which makes him.
  4. "Yankee Doodle" is an old melody of murky origins with many versions of humorous verses. During the French and Indian War of , the British sang one version to mock colonial Americans — but the Americans took ownership and turned the song into a one of patriotic pride, especially during the Revolutionary War.
  5. Yankee Doodle went to town A-riding on a pony, Stuck a feather in his cap And called it macaroni'. Chorus: Yankee Doodle keep it up, Yankee Doodle dandy, Mind the music and the step, And with the girls be handy. Fath'r and I went down to camp, Along with Captain Gooding, And there we saw the men and boys As thick as hasty pudding. Chorus.
  6. Read about the song,Yankee Doodle, from Music K-8 magazine, and listen to an extended sound clip. we have written an optional narration that can be read prior to the singing of the song. downloadable extras mentioned can be found under the Graphics and Extras for Volume 18, No. 5 at cethischillbinderbandinadar.xyzinfo Text is taken from Music K-8 magazine.
  7. Yankee Doodle Lyrics: Yankee Doodle / Father and I went down to eamp / Along with Captain Gooding; / And there we saw the men and boys / As thiek as hasty pudding / Yankee doodle, keep it up / Yankee.
  8. “Yankee Doodle” performed by Boston Camerata on The Liberty Tree. Erato, That recording includes the first nine verses. Song Background: The song was created before the Revolutionary War, during the French and Indian War. The tune and chorus go back to 15th century Holland where “Yanker dudel doodle down” was a harvesting song.
  9. Bing Crosby. Harry Lillis "Bing" Crosby (May 3, – October 14, ) was an American singer and actor. Crosby's trademark bass-baritone voice made him one of the best-selling recording artists of the 20th century, with over half a billion records in circulation.

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