The House Of The Rising Sun description
”The House Of The Rising Sun” (Also known as “House Of The Rising Sun” or “Rising Sun Blues” is a folk song from the United States, which tells us a story of life gone wrong in New Orleans. There were many cover versions produced, but the most prominent among them was produced by the English Rock band “The Animals”. It hit the Number 1 position in U.S., U.K., Canada, Sweden and Finland. The most prominent thing about the song is the fact that it’s played with a continuous C Minor (Or Chromatic Minor). It’s a really easy rift to play. Like many classic folk ballads, the authorship of "The House of the Rising Sun" is uncertain. Musicologists say that it is based on the tradition of broadside ballads such as the... Show The House Of The Rising Sun piano sheet
The Animals description
The Animals were an English band of the 1960s, formed in Newcastle upon Tyne during the early part of the decade. The band relocated to London on finding fame in 1964. The Animals were known for their gritty, bluesy sound and deep-voiced frontman Eric Burdon, as exemplified by their signature song and transatlantic No.1 hit single, "The House of the Rising Sun", as well as by hits such as "We Gotta Get out of This Place", "It's My Life", and "Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood". The band balanced tough, rock-edged pop singles against rhythm and blues-oriented album material. They were known in the US as part of the British Invasion. The Animals underwent numerous personnel changes in the mid-1960s and suffered from poor business management. Under the name Eric Burdon and the Animals, the much-changed act moved to California and achieved comme... More piano sheets by The Animals
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Hear and Play: The Gift of Playing the Piano by Ear
Have you ever heard a really nice song that got you so captivated that you just wish you can play it in the piano right away? Playing the piano by ear appears to be a gift, a talent of hearing music once or twice, and then once you have your hands on the keys, the magic begins. As easy as it may sound, hearing the music and playing it at once is...Continue reading Hear and Play: The Gift of Playing the Piano by Ear