Kankan” from “Heaven and Hell,” one of the standard songs for athletic meets. It is often used in running scenes such as clown races, obstacle races, and entrance songs.
This is a very well-known piece of music that is familiar all over the world, yet few people know the name of the piece. It is not uncommon in classical music for the name of a piece not to be widely known, but this piece in particular shows it firsthand.
The title “Heaven and Hell” is the Japanese title of the opera, not the title of the song. This song is one of the songs used in the opera.
In this issue, we will introduce free piano sheet music for “Kankan” from “Heaven and Hell.
Some come with a do-re-mi and others are arranged by difficulty level, so those interested can try them out.
- Kankan from Heaven and Hell Free sheet music
- -Kankan from Heaven and Hell – Sheet music
Kankan from Heaven and Hell Free sheet music
Here are five free sheet music scores for Bach’s “Can-Can from Heaven and Hell”.
Look or listen carefully at each piece of sheet music and choose the one you like best.
It is free to download as the copyright of the original song has expired.
If you don’t like any of the free sheet music introduced here, you can purchase and play professionally written piano sheet music sold at Plinto Sheet Music, which is operated by YAMAHA.
-Kankan from Heaven and Hell – Free sheet music (1) (Introductory)
First, here is the melody notation with do-re-mi.
I picked up only the parts that were fairly easy to make, so I didn’t cover half of the original song.
That makes it suitable for small children and beginners.
-Kankan from Heaven and Hell – Free sheet music (2) (Elementary)
Next, a simple accompaniment is added to (1).
It is made easy for beginners, so even beginners can play it with a little practice.
-Free sheet music (3) (Introduction with DoReMi)
Next is the score in the original key.
First is a simple two-handed score with do-re-mi.
Jigoku Yori Kankan – Free sheet music (4) (Elementary)
The next is a score of beginner difficulty that more closely resembles the original in (3).
Jigoku Yori Kankan – Free sheet music (5) (Intermediate)
Finally, the difficulty level is for those who can play the piano to some extent.
This still drops the tempo a little from the original song, but it is still fast.
-Kankan from Heaven and Hell – Sheet music
Finally, here is some professionally produced sheet music by “Plinto-Gakuho”, which is operated by YAMAHA.
There is a charge for this service, so if you are not satisfied with the above free sheet music, please look for it here. Sheet music for four hands and jazz arrangements are also available.
You can buy sheet music by the piece, so it is more economical than buying a book of sheet music at a bookstore.