Assassins

Ballad of Booth

The Balladeer

Assassins



Basics

Song title
Ballad of Booth
Show name
Character name
Gender
Age range
Young Adult, Adult
Vocal parts
High note
G#4/Ab4
Low note
C3
Styles
Uptempo, Ballad, Dramatic, Folk

Context

Booth and an accomplice have escaped Ford’s Theatre after assassinating President Lincoln. They

Vocal Notes

In the musical, the structure of this song relies on the contrast between the Balladeer’s patter

16/32 bar cut suggestions

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Performances

Karaoke