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Jan
2

OLD SCHOOL PLAYGROUND RHYMES REMEMBERED BY MEMBERS OF BLACK SORORITIES

OLD SCHOOL PLAYGROUND RHYMES REMEMBERED BY MEMBERS OF BLACK SORORITIES

This post lists the titles of "old school chants" that are found in this 2003 Greekchat.com discussion thread: http://www.greekchat.com/gcforums/showthread.php?t=31403

Editor: Azizi Powell
Latest update: April 2, 2014

THIS IS A WORK IN PROGRESS

Thanks to all those who shared their memories of these rhymes and cheers in that discussion thread.

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PURPOSE OF THIS PAGE
This page is published for cultural, sociological, and recreational purposes.

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Nov
16

COMING DOWN WITH A BUNCH OF ROSES (LYRICS, SOUND FILE, & COMMENTS)

Gypsy in the Moonlight, sung by the San Juan Girls' Government School Children, 1962

rootbeerfloatful, Published on Jun 23, 2013

Sep
21

EXAMPLES OF THE SINGING GAME "PUNCHINELLA" / "PUNCHINELLO"

Punchinella

gdozet, Uploaded on Sep 27, 2008

Ms. Thuet's and Ms. Friedman's 2nd graders singing and playing.

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Sep
8

EXAMPLES OF THE LINE "WE DON'T DIE WE MULTIPLY"

Bebe's Kids Trailer

Osdatabase Uploaded on Feb 24, 2008

http://www.rarchivist.com

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Jun
22

"LET YOUR BACKBONE SLIP" PHRASE IN R&B MUSIC & CHILDREN'S RHYMES

Major Lance - The Monkey Time (1963)

Heftyneal,Published on Aug 7, 2012

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This is Part II of a two part series on the verse

Mar
8

HAMBONE - AFRICAN ROOTS & CONTEMPORARY EXAMPLES

hambone - Steve McCraven

Uploaded by mycompasstv on Oct 26, 2011

Great hambone technique from Archie Shepp's drummer Steve McCraven.

CARIBBEAN FOLK DANCES

CARIBBEAN FOLK DANCES

This page contains videos of & brief commentary about a small sample of Caribbean folk dances.

These Caribbean folk dances are posted for their aesthetic, folkloric, historical,
educational, and entertainment value.

Ms. Azizi Powell, Founder/Editor
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Latest revision- June 22, 2013

RELATED LINKS
Click http://www.cocojams.com/content/caribbean-folk-songs for selected example of Caribbean folk songs.

Also, click http://pancocojams.blogspot.com/2012/01/yanvalou-dance-videos.html for a related post on Yanvalou (Haitian) dances.

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