Fire-up your sessions. Adding enthusiasm and energy comes in many ways. This posts explores injecting fun with an old fire song “Mrs. O’Leary’s Cow”.
Whether the lyrics tell the true cause of the October 8-10, 1871 Chicago fire matters not. This popular song has been sung for many years. Use it as part of a sessions when:
- Discussing Chicago.
- You have a fire or warmth in winter theme.
- Discussing cows in song.
- Sharing stories told through songs.
- Holding an intergenerational music group.
The traditional way to use “Mrs. O’Leary’s Cow” is to sing it. Why not add some instruments as shown in this video.