| Meet me in heaven or, The night funeral of a slave|
| Composer:|| Converse, Charles C. (Charles Crozat) 1832-1918|
|Alternate title:||Night funeral of a slave|
|Lyrics:||Down in a southern valley at quiet close of day (first line of text)|
Meet me in heaven, was his feeble prayer (first line of chorus)
|Description:||Meet me in heaven or, The night funeral of a slave / written & composed for the piano or melodeon ; by C.C. Converse.|
For solo voice, chorus (SATB) and piano or melodeon.
"To Mrs. Richard Riches, Petersburg, Va."--Cover.
"This song was suggested to the author by the affecting narrative entitled 'The night funeral of a slave' which appeared recently in 'The Home Journal'"--Cover.
First line of text: Down in a southern valley at quiet close of day.
First line of chorus: Meet me in heaven, was his feeble prayer.
Verses 2-3 on p. 5.
|Format:||1 score (5 p.) ; 34 cm.|
|Subjects:||Songs (Medium voice) with piano|
African Americans--Songs and music
|Copyright:||Permissions/Copyright Statement for Sheet Music|
|OCLC Record ID:||18062662|| Click to view images:|