Funeral March to the Memory of Abraham Lincoln (Bach, Christoph)

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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Piano

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Cypressdome (2010/10/16)

Publisher. Info. Chicago: Ziegfeld & Willson, 1865. Plate 835.
Reprinted Chicago: S. Brainard's Sons, 1893.
Misc. Notes Original scans: 300dpi grayscale, losslessly-compressed tif images about 3300 by 4300 pixels. Converted to black and white, cleaned up, deskewed.
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Schissel (2012/3/29)

Publisher. Info. Milwaukee: H.N. Hempsted, 1865. Plate 183-4.
Misc. Notes This quite different C minor march (with a somewhat similar trio) received the same title. (Should probably go under a different workpage. Both are claimed to be a reduction of the work CH Bach conducted at the funeral ceremony in Milwaukee- unless he conducted different marches different places?)
From the Stern Lincolniana Collection.
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General Information

Work Title Funeral March to the Memory of Abraham Lincoln
Alternative. Title
Composer Bach, Christoph
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ICB 3
Key C minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1865
First Performance. 1865-04
First Publication. 1865 – Chicago: Ziegfeld & Willson
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation orchestra

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Original version for orchestra most likely never published. Performed by Bach's Orchestra at the funeral ceremonies for Abraham Lincoln held at Milwaukee, 1865.