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||New York: Edwin H. Morris & Co., 1925
||A low quality scan with some pencil marks. Grace notes difficult to read and some possible errors.
||New Orleans Blues
||New Orleans Joys
||Morton, Jelly Roll
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.
||1902 ca. or 1905 ca.
|Average DurationAvg. Duration
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
||Early 20th century
First recorded as a piano solo in 1923. Morton was recorded by Alan Lomax as saying he wrote this piece in 1902. In a letter by Morton printed in Downbeat magazine in 1938 he claimed to have written the piece in 1905.