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Massa's in de cold ground
Composer: Foster, Stephen Collins 1826-1864
Lyrics:Master is in the cold ground
Round de meadows am a ringing (first line of text)
Down in de cornfield (first line of chorus)
Contributors:
Christy Minstrels
Publisher:Firth, Pond & Co.
Publication Date:1852
Description:Massa's in de cold ground / as sung by Christy's Minstrels ; written & composed by Stephen C. Foster.
For voice and piano, with duet refrain.
Cover title.
Pl. no.: 1620.
Verses 1-2 [i.e. 2-3] printed without accompaniment on p. 5.
"25 [cents] nett."
The words "piano" and "guitar" appear on t.p.
First line of text: Round de meadows am a ringing.
First line of chorus: Down in de cornfield.
Format:1 score (5 p.) ; 34 cm.
Subjects:Popular music--United States--To 1901
African Americans--Songs and music
Slavery--United States--Songs and music
Death songs
Vocal duets with piano
Copyright:Permissions/Copyright Statement for Sheet Music
Digital ID:dpl-hac-12180.dc
OCLC Record ID:23752575
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