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Farewell my Lilly dear : plantation melody
Composer: Foster, Stephen Collins 1826-1864
Lyrics:Oh! Lilly dear, it grieves me (first line of text)
Farewell forever to old Tennessee (first line of chorus)
Contributors:
Christy Minstrels
Publisher:Firth, Pond & Co.
Publication Date:1851
Description:Farewell my Lilly dear : plantation melody / as sung by Christy's Minstrels ; written & composed by Stephen C. Foster.
For voice and piano, with duet refrain.
Cover title.
Copyright statement is repeated on p. 3.
Verses 3-4 printed as text on p. 5.
"Wakelam"--Cover.
"25 cts. nett"--Cover.
The words "piano" and "guitar" appear on t.p.
First line of text: Oh! Lilly dear, it grieves me.
First line of chorus: Farewell forever to old Tennessee.
Foster Hall Collection cutter no.: 141.26.
Format:1 score ([2], 3-5, [1] p.) ; 34 cm.
Subjects:Popular music--United States--To 1901
African Americans--Songs and music
Love songs--United States
Slavery--United States--Songs and music
Vocal duets with piano
Copyright:Permissions/Copyright Statement for Sheet Music
Digital ID:dpl-hac-00045.dc
OCLC Record ID:23291734
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