FAQ: How To Play With A Little Help From My Friends?
What show used with a little help from my friends?
Cocker performed the song at Woodstock in 1969 and that performance was included in the documentary film, Woodstock. This version gained even more fame when it was used as the opening theme song for the television series The Wonder Years.
What is the rhythm in with a little help from my friends?
Use of ‘shuffle’ rhythm /triplet rhythm/crotchet & quaver as in triplets rhythm. Rhythm of the melody/its ‘shuffle’ rhythm places the important words or syllables slightly before the beat, thus emphasising them. Harmony Introduction chords move C D E to establish the key of this song. Lonely Hearts Club Band.
When was with a little help from my friends released?
The song uses the Khamaj thaat scale, which is similar to the western mixolydian mode. The notes in the scale are C, D, E, F, G, A, B♭, C. The tonic of the scale is C and provides the tonal centre of the song. The tonal centre is also established by a C drone, played by the tambura.
Who wrote a little help from my friend?
John Lennon claimed this was not about drugs, but many people didn’t believe him, including US vice president Spiro Agnew, who once told a crowd that this song was a “Tribute to the power of illegal drugs.” He said the lines, “I get by with a little help from my friends, I get high with a little help from my friends,”