Dem Bones (Johnson, James Weldon)

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Sheet Music

Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Voice and Piano (Cuerden)

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Adam Cuerden (2017/10/24)

Arranger Adam Cuerden (b. 1979)
Publisher. Info. Adam Cuerden
Misc. Notes Underlying work is out of copyright in the EU and Canada, may or may not be in the U.S. if it was renewed.
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General Information

Work Title Dem Bones
Alternative. Title Dry Bones
Composer Johnson, James Weldon
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJJ 1
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1920-28 ca.
First Performance. 1928
First Publication. 1928
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Traditional (folk)
Instrumentation probably just voices for the original
External Links Wikipedia article