| Composer:|| Converse, Charles C. (Charles Crozat) 1832-1918|
|Lyrics:||Old Jessy once was young like us (first line of text)|
Den pity poor old Jessy (first line of chorus)
| Sedgwick, C. C.|
|Publisher:||Lee & Walker|
|Description:||Old Jessy : Ethiopian song / words by C.C. Sedgwick ; music composed ... by Charlie C. Converse.|
For voice and chorus (SATB) with piano.
First line of text: Old Jessy once was young like us.
First line of chorus: Den pity poor old Jessy.
"Music composed & dedicated to E.P. Christy Esq. of the celebrated Christy's Minstrels"--Cover.
Verses 2-5 without accompaniment on p. 5.
On cover: 2 1/2 inside a star.
Stamped on cover: Blodgett & Bradford Music Store, 209 Main St, Buffalo.
"E. M'Carthy, SC"--Cover.
|Subjects:||Songs with piano|
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with piano
African Americans--Songs and music
|Copyright:||Permissions/Copyright Statement for Sheet Music|
|OCLC Record ID:||50673626|