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Camptown Races: A Favorite Ethiopian Song

written & composed by S.C. Foster
Format
Musical Score; Online
Published
Baltimore : F.D. Benteen ; New Orleans : W.T. Mayo, ©1850.
Edition
6th ed.
Language
English
Variant Title
Gwine to run all night, or, De Camptown races
Description
1 score ([2], 3-5, [1] pages) ; 35 cm
Notes
  • The music, in the Key of D, is a vocal solo with unison choral responses and a refrain for four mixed voices and with piano accompaniment.
  • Caption title: Gwine to run all night, or, De Camptown races.
  • Cover engraved by Gillingham.
  • Verses 2-4 printed as text on p. 5.
  • Webb--p. 5.
  • First line of text: De Camptown ladies sing dis song.
  • First line of chorus: Gwine to run all night.
Publisher/plate no.
1657 F.D. Benteen (Music publisher)
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

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M1 .S445 v.170 no.21