The Simpson’s Theme Song (Kalimba Tab)

"The Simpsons Theme" is the iconic opening theme music for the animated television series "The Simpsons." The show, created by Matt Groening, debuted in 1989 and has since become one of the longest-running and most beloved animated series in television history.

The theme was composed by Danny Elfman, a renowned American composer known for his work in film and television. Elfman is credited with creating the memorable theme that has become synonymous with "The Simpsons." The theme captures the quirky tone of the show. The music is upbeat and features a mix of brass, strings, and percussion, giving it a playful feel. The theme has a catchy melody that is instantly recognisable, making it one of the most iconic TV show themes of all time. Below is the letter notes and number notation so that you can learn to play the Simpsons theme song on the kalimba.

Letter Notes

(C E C°) (B D#° F#)°( C° E° G°)

C° E° F#° A° G° E° C° A F# F# F# G

F# F# F# G A#

B D#° F° D#°° C#°° B° A° F° C#° C#° C#° D#°

E° G#° A#° C#°° B° G#° E° A#+G#

C° E° F#° A° G° E° C° A F# F# F# G

F# F# F# G A#

(C° E G) C° C° (C° E G)

Number Notation 

(1 3 1°) (7 2#° 4#)°( 1° 3° 5°)

1° 3° 4#° 6° 5° 3° 1° 6 4# 4# 4# 5

4# 4# 4# 5 6#

7 2#° 4° 2#°° 1#°° 7° 6° 4° 1#° 1#° 1#° 2#°

3° 5#° 6#° 1#°° 7° 5#° 3° 6#+5#

1° 3° 4#° 6° 5° 3° 1° 6 4# 4# 4# 5

4# 4# 4# 5 6#

(1° 3 5) 1° 1° (1° 3 5)

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