We Are the Gay & Happy Suckers from the State of Illinois (Webster, Joseph Philbrick)

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Publisher. Info. Chicago: H. M. Higgins, 1862.
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Work Title We Are the Gay & Happy Suckers, from the State of Illinois
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Composer Webster, Joseph Philbrick
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJW 75
Key F major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
First Publication. 1862
Librettist Anonymous
Language English
Dedication Col. Stewart and his Regiment
Average DurationAvg. Duration 7-8 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation mixed chorus(SATB) & piano

Misc. Comments

I have no idea what "scrissh" was, but apparently the confederates had it, but couldn't eat it. (see verse 5)