• The Historic Entrance of Mammoth Cave

    Mammoth Cave

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Mammoth Cave Soundscapes

Cover of sheet music -
Come To Mammoth Cave In Old Kentucky (MIDI)

Composer Ray Hibbeler
Lyricist Jettie Warden Elliott Turner
Publisher Paducah: Jettie W.E. Turner
Date 1921
Tempo Moderato expressivo
Key E flat Major




Sheet Music(pdf)

 
Sheet Music - Mammoth Cave Waltz
Mammoth Cave Waltz (MIDI)

Composer J.C. Cook
Dedication Miss Martha Payne
Publisher Louisville: Peters & Webb
Date 1850
Tempo unspecified
Key E flat Major





Sheet Music (pdf)

 
In the Grand Old Mammoth Cave - Sheet Music
In the Grand Old Mammoth Cave (MIDI)

Composer J. Herschell Hoffman
Publisher Cave City, KY: Hoffman Music Co.
Date 1924
Tempo Moderato
Key C Major




Sheet Music (pdf)

Did You Know?

Musicians often played in Mammoth Cave.

For many years, the chambers of Mammoth Cave rang with the sound of music. Visiting bands such as Landram's Sax-Horn Band and Luther Ewing's String Band, along with the Mammoth Cave Hotel's own local musicians, entertained visitors underground into the early 20th century.