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Grand fantasia on the popular theme The mocking bird

composed by Edward Hoffman and played by him with immense success at the Varian Hoffman Concerts.
Format
Online; Musical Score
Description
1 score (15 p.) ; 34 cm.
Variant title
Grand paraphrase de concert
Related title
Auld lang syne.
Mocking bird.
Listen to the mocking bird.
Published
Philadelphia (722 Chestnut St., Philadelphia) : Lee & Walker ; Philadelphia (1102 Chestnut St., Philadelphia) : W.H. Boner & Co., c1864.
Contents
  • Auld lang syne
  • Listen to the mocking bird
Notes
Variations for piano.
Based on the song Listen to the mocking bird, melody by Richard Milburn. Cf. Fuld, Book of world famous music, p. 333.
Title page illustration: bird perched on a branch.
Price: figure 10 in six-pointed star.
"Electrotyped by L. Johns & Co. Phila."
Advertisement for "New and beautiful songs recently published by Lee & Walker" on p. [16] (M1 .S444 v.133 no.13); advertisements for "List of the latest songs for piano" and other publications of Lee & Walker on p. [16] and p. [3]-[4] of cover (M1 .S445 v.160 no.42).
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: M1 .S444 v.133 no.13 lacks cover.
Publisher/plate no.
8988.15 Lee & Walker
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