Plantation Melodies Old and New (Burleigh, Harry Thacker)



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Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1901. Plate 15445.
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Work Title Plantation melodies old and new
Alternative. Title
Composer Burleigh, Harry Thacker
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 7 songs
  1. I doan' want fu' t' stay hyeah no longah (Tune: Danville Chariot) (R.E. Phillips)
  2. Ma Lawd's a-writin' down time (Tune: He sees all you do) (R.E. Phillips)
  3. When de Debble comes 'round (Tune: You shall have er new hidin'-place dat day) (R.E. Phillips)
  4. De black-bird an' de crow (Tune: We will go er-pickin' up cohn (R.E. Phillips)
  5. My Merlindy Brown (James Edwin Campbell)
  6. Negro lullaby (James Edwin Campbell)
  7. An Ante-Bellum Sermon (Tune: Joshua fit de battl' ob Jericho) (Paul Laurence Dunbar)
First Publication. 1901
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Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voice, piano