Bandanna Land (Cook, Will Marion)

Collaborative Work
This work was co-authored by Cook, John Leubrie Hill, Chris Smith, Joe Jordan, Frank H. Williams, Bert Williams and Al Johns.

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In Bandanna Lan' (Cook)

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Publisher. Info. New York: Gotham-Attucks Music, 1907.
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Misc. Notes Librettist was Mord' Allen
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Bon Bon Buddy (Cook)

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Publisher. Info. New York: Gotham-Attucks Music, 1907.
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Misc. Notes also spelled "Bon Bon Buddie"
Librettist Alex Rogers
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Dinah (Cook)

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Publisher. Info. New York: Gotham-Attucks Music, 1907.
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Misc. Notes Also known as "Be My Little Dinah True"
Librettist Alex Rogers
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Red Red Rose (Cook)

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Publisher. Info. New York: Gotham-Attucks Music, 1908.
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Misc. Notes Librettist Alex Rogers
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The Sheath Gown in Darktown (Lemonier)

The Sheath Gown in Darktown (Lemonier, Tom)

Fas', Fas' World (Williams)

Fas', Fas' World (Williams, Bert)

Just the Same (Cook)

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Publisher. Info. New York: Gotham-Attucks Music, 1907.
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Misc. Notes words by Alex Rogers.
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It's Hard To Love Somebody (Smith)

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Publisher. Info. New York: Gotham-Attucks Music, 1907.
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Misc. Notes Music by Chris Smith, Lyric by Cecil Mack
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General Information

Work Title Bandanna Land
Alternative. Title A Musical in Three Acts
Composer Cook, Will Marion
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Key G major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 acts:
  • Act I
  1. Corn Song
  2. Kinky
  3. 'Tain't Gwine to Be No Rain
  4. Exhortation
  5. Until Then
  • Act II
  1. Minuet
  2. Red, Red Rose
  3. When I Was Sweet Sixteen
  4. It's Hard to Love Somebody
  5. Just the Same
  6. Somewhere
  7. Late Hours
  8. Bon Bon Buddy
  • Act III
  1. Ethiopia
  2. Me to Me is Me
First Performance. 1908-02-03 in New York: Majestic Theatre
First Publication. 1907 – New York: Gotham-Attucks
Librettist Mord Allen (fl.1907-1908)
David Kempner (fl.1908-1911)
Cecil Mack (1873-1944)
Alex Rogers (1876-1930), lyrics and scenario
Jesse Allison Shipp (1864-1934), lyrics and scenario
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voices, mixed chorus, orchestra
External Links Internet Broadway Database
Extra Information Bandanna Land was a musical with contributions from multiple composers and lyricists.

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The Ibdb page shows more contributors, but it is a bit difficult to tell who is a composer and who is a librettist. More links can be added as and when pieces are uploaded..