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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
Musical Score; Online
Published
Philadelphia (722 Chestnut St., Philadelphia) : Lee & Walker ; Philadelphia (1102 Chestnut St., Philadelphia) : W.H. Boner & Co., c1864.
Variant Title
Grand paraphrase de concert
Related Title
Auld lang syne.
Mocking bird.
Listen to the mocking bird.
Contents
  • Auld lang syne
  • Listen to the mocking bird.
Description
1 score (15 p.) ; 34 cm.
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
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
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image of the page of the digitized material
M1 .S445 v.160 no.42