Old black Joe

(Fort ist die Zeit, wo ich jung und fröhlich war)

Arr.: Hilliger, Otto (born in 1909) [Germany]

Mel.: Foster, Stephen Collins (1826-1864) [USA]

Text by Foster, Stephen Collins (1826-1864) [USA]
Adaptor of the text: Samko, Milo (born in 1915) [Eastern Europe]
Published by Friedrich Hofmeister Musikverlag [Germany], 1975 ; in Brüder am Werk (1)
Ref. : FH 9680  (6 p.) , "Hofmeister Chorblätter"
Editor or author of the restitution: Hilliger, Otto ; Koch, Helmut ; Räker, Gerhard
Type of material: Full score
Text in: German
Epoque: 19th century
Genre-Style-Form: Partsong ; Secular
Type of Choir: SAATB  (5 mixed voices )
Soloist(s): Bass (1) (1 soloist(s) )
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 3
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): B
Tonality: A major
Duration: 2.5 min.
Number of verses: 3