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Frankie & Johnny for Descant Recorder & Piano

Traditional Arranged by Keith Terrett
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
3 minutes
Jazz music
Solo instrument + piano (Soprano Recorder)
Instrumental parts
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"Frankie and Johnny" arranged for Descant Recorder & Piano(sometimes spelled "Frankie and Johnnie"; also known as "Frankie and Albert" or just "Frankie") is a traditional American popular song. It tells the story of a woman, Frankie, who finds that her man Johnny was making love to another woman and shoots him dead. Frankie is then arrested; in some versions of the song she is also executed.

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