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“Children, I said to her. For the first little while, they not exactly human, you don't find?”
Nalo Hopkinson

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

MUSIC TO READ BY. Elizabeth Cotten

Elizabeth Cotten, (1895 – 1987) songwriter of American folk and blues music was a self-taught left handed guitarist, who developed her own style of playing. 
She wrote "Freight Train" because of the trains she heard going past her house as a child.
For more info: http://youtu.be/Tm5-WdB_aVE


 

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