Old black Joe (1934)

(Gone are the days when my heart was young and gay ; Why do I weep when my heart should feel no pain ; Where are the hearts once so happy and so free ; I'm coming, I'm coming, for my head is bending low)

...As arranged for the Westminster Choir for its second European Tour 1934...

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

Arr.: Jones, David Hugh (1900-1983) [USA]

Published by Carl Fischer Inc. [USA] , 1935
Ref. : No. 4587  (5 p.)
Type of material: Score with keyboard for rehearsal only
Text in: English
Epoque: 19 ; 20th century
Genre-Style-Form: Secular ; Partsong
Mood of the piece: with feeling
Type of Choir: SSATTBB (7 mixed voices)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 2
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): B
Tonality: G major
Duration: 3.0 min.
Number of verses: 3
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Consultable under : Perf. Coll. # 739A   (26 copies)