↓ Refine your search

Results 1 - 25 of 197

  • Ella Ree a new Ethiopian melody /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Cover title. Lyricist's name appears as C.E. Steuart in caption. Sung by: Wood's Minstrels. Cover illustration: decorative design / E. McCarthy. Originally published: Boston : Oliver Ditson, c1880. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Porter, James W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Is yer Mammie always with ye?

    For voice and piano, with banjo accompaniment. Caption title. "Arranged for banjo by W.H. Murphy"--p. [2] Sung by: Eugene Stratton. Advertisement for "The soldiers of the queen" and other songs: p. [8] Cover illustration: floral border design; lithographed portrait of Eugene Stratton [?] "H.G. Banks, lith."--Cover. Originally published: London : Francis, Day & Hunter, c1896. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Stuart, Leslie
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Come down, ma honey, do!

    For voice and piano. Caption title. "As sung in 'The lady slavey' at the New York Casino"--Cover. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Originally published: New York : T.B. Harms & Co., c1894. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Kerker, Gustave
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • I'se a-waitin', ma gal, for you

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of sunflower with inset showing Afro-American man; photograph of H.W. Kirby[?] Library's copy has retailer's stamp on cover: H.A. Tunehorst, Jerseyville Ill., Music and jewelry house. Originally published: New York : S. Brainard's Sons Co., c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Kirby, Henry Wolcott
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Ma honey gal

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for other music: p. 2-[6] Cover illustration: drawing of Black woman in Gay Nineties outfit / J. Jahn. Library's copy inscribed: Elizabeth A. Young. Originally published: New York : Myll Bros., c1898. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Davis, James H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • On de golden shore

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Dedicated to: D.S. Graham, Baltimore, Md. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Originally published: New York : Benjamin W. Hitchcock, c1883. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Pritchard, George T.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Build a nest for birdie

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Advertisement for "Malinda" and other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: photograph of Afro-American actress Ada Overton [?]; drawing of birds in tree with nest with circular inset of cabin in woods / Jenkins. Originally published: New York : Gotham Attucks Music Co., c1906. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Brymn, James Timothy
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Kinky

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Lyricist's name appears as Ed. Green in caption. Introduced by: Aida Overton Walker. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American woman / E.H. Pfeiffer. Library's copy has stamp on cover: Maralds Fisette. Originally published: New York : Gotham Attucks Music Co., c1908. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cook, Will Marion
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Is yer mammie always with ye? Su! Su! : song /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: Eugene Stratton's latest Negro song. Advertisement for another song: p. [6] Originally published: New York : T.B. Harms & Co., c1896. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Stuart, Leslie
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • My lady Chlo' (Negro love-song) /

    For solo voices (SSAA) and piano. Caption title. "[May also be sung by] male & mixed chorus" "Op. 5, no. 2" Advertisement for another song: p. [2] Also published as soprano or alto solo. Originally published: Boston, Mass. : Boston Music Co., c1901. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Clough Leighter, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • The charming gay quadroon

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Bobby Newcomb. Cover illustration: lithograph portrait of Bobby Newcomb. Originally published: New York : C.H. Ditson & Co., c1868. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Newcomb, Bobby
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • The slave mother

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Additional verses: p. 5. Also available in print. Originally published: New York : Sarles & Adey, c1852.

    • Contributor: Crosby, L. V. H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Dat yaller gal by my side (oh! Lucinda) /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: Coon Song and Chorus. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2, 6] Cover illustration: photographs of George Evans with and without blackface. Library's copy inscribed (by the composer?): G.W.[?] Evans. Originally published: New York : Howley, Haviland & Co., c1898. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Evans, George
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Ma lady Lu a darky love lament /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: John World. Variant advertisements. Cover illustration: photograph of John World; floral design. Also published for: mandolin, 2nd mandolin, guitar, piano, orchestra, brass band, and male quartette. Sung by: cop. 4, Chas. B. Ward; cop. 6, Ruth White in "The Little host"; cop. 7, Caroline Hull; cop. 8, John Hyams; cop. 9, Katherine Klare; cop. 10, Linton ...

    • Contributor: Brill, Edwin S.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Mother's request song and chorus /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Cover illustration: lithograph portrait of Dan Lewis; design with scenes showing Afro-Americans, inspired by three different songs. "Chas. H. Crosby lith., Boston"--Cover. Originally published: Boston : White, Smith & Co., c1881. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lewis, Dan
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • That brown skin baby mine

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Originally published: New York : M. Witmark & Sons, c1898. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Perrin, Sidney
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Nelly Bell an exquisite Ethiopian ballad /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Cover title. Sung by: E.P. Christy's [and] J.R. Myers Opera Companys. Dedicated to: The Ethiopian bands throughout the United States. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: decorative design with banner / Crap. Originally published: Philadelphia : J.W. Porter, c1882. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Porter, James W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • The darky's serenade

    For voice, chorus (SATB) and piano. Caption title. Cover illustration: portraits of 6 Harmoneons including T.B. Prendergast. Originally published: Boston : G.P. Reed & Co., c1851. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Gonzalez, R.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • My Hannah lady, whose black baby is you?

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Professional copy. Originally published: [New York] : Jos. W. Stern & Co., c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Reed, Dave
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • I'll make dat black gal mine coon song /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: George H. Primrose. Advertisement for another song: p. [6] Cover illustration: photograph of George H. Primrose in blackface; floral border design. Originally published: New York : New York Music Co., c1896. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Ward, Charles B.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Down in sunny Alabama (Angeline[)] : a coon love song /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Lyricist's name appears as James Burrel on cover. "Compliments of Charles M. Stieff, Piano Manufacturer, Baltimore, Md."--Cover. Advertisement for Charles M. Stieff pianos: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of woman with flowers / B. Gutmann. Originally published: New York : Richard A. Saalfield, c1901. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Brymn, James Timothy
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Oh! Dinah, take this hand ob mine

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. "Words written and music arranged by T.J. Sweet"--Cover. Dedicated to: John D. Warren. Additional verses: p. 5. Originally published: New York : Firth, Pond & Co., c1850. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Warren, John D.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • My lady

    For voice and piano. Caption title. At head of title: To the lady with the brown hair, red lips, black eyes and tender heart. Advertisement for another song: p. [8] Originally published: New York : G. Schirmer, c1914. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cook, Will Marion
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Mister Johnson don't get gay song and chorus /

    March for voice and piano. Caption title. Professional copy. Originally published: [New York] : George L. Spaulding, c1898. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Reed, Dave
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • A Negro's lament oh! I wonder whar Miss Nancy gone : song with chorus ad libitum /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Cover title. Also published as quartette for male voices. Originally published: New York : Geo. Molineux, c1897. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Wiske, C. Mortimer
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999