Slumber on Baby, Dear (Gottschalk, Louis Moreau)

Sheet Music


PDF scanned by US-BAu
RTM (2009/11/23)

Language English / Italian
Publisher. Info. L.M. Gottschalk's Choicest Compositions.
Boston: Oliver Ditson & Co., 1863.
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Notenquetser (2015/5/15)

Publisher. Info. New York: William Hall & Son, 1863. Plate 4820.
Javascript is required for this feature.

Javascript is required to submit files.

General Information

Work Title Slumber on Baby, Dear
Alternative. Title Slumber on Baby, Dear. A Mother's Cradle Song. (La Ninnarella).
Composer Gottschalk, Louis Moreau
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. RO 028 ; D 021
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILG 93
Key F major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1861–62, revised 1864?
First Publication. 1863 by Ditson and by New York: William Hall & Son
Librettist poss. Henry C. Watson (English)
J. Debrin (Italian)
Language English, Italian
Dedication Mrs. Marie E. Abbott (Brooklyn, NY)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voice and Piano

Misc. Comments

  • See also Berceuse, Op.47. What's the original, what's the arrangement?
  • Dedication is on Hall edition.

Henry C. Watson - Henry Cood Watson (1816–1875)?