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Title
Scenes from The song of Hiawatha
Other Title
Song of Hiawatha
Hiawatha
Summary
The "Song of Hiawatha" is a musical composition in which Coleridge-Taylor set H.W. Longfellow's text to music. The program notes contain a biography of Coleridge-Taylor: he was born in London to an English mother and a Sierra Leonean father, was trained in music, and wrote for voice and instruments. The program also gives notes on the S. Coleridge-Taylor Choral Society and its patrons in Washington, D.C., at this its first concert.
Contributor Names
Coleridge-Taylor, Samuel, 1875-1912.
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882.
S. Coleridge-Taylor Choral Society (Washington, D.C.)
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[Washington, D.C.? : s.n., 1903]
Subject Headings
-  Cantatas, Secular--Texts
-  Hiawatha,--active 15th century--Drama
-  S. Coleridge-Taylor Choral Society (Washington, D.C.)
Genre
Libretti--Washington (D.C.)--1903
Programs--Washington (D.C.)--1903
Notes
-  Caption title.
-  "The S. Coleridge-Taylor Choral Society, Washington, D.C. First concert, Thursday, April 23, 1903, 8 o'clock, P.M., Metropolitan A.M.E. Church. Hiawatha, with orchestra, under the direction of Prof. Henry Donch. Soloists: Mrs. Kathyrine Skeene-Mitchell, soprano. Mr. Sidney Woodward, tenor. Mr. Harry Burleigh, barytone. Prof. John T. Layton, conductor. Miss Mary L. Europe, pianist." -- Cover.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  LC copy has pencil sketch of a man and inscription in ink on cover: Wash D.C. 1903.
Medium
12 p., [1] leaf of plates : 1 port. ; 22 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
E449 .D16 vol. 26, no. 3
E449 .D16 vol. 18, no. 8 Copy 2.
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lcrbmrp.t1808
Library of Congress Control Number
91898525
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Description
The "Song of Hiawatha" is a musical composition in which Coleridge-Taylor set H.W. Longfellow's text to music. The program notes contain a biography of Coleridge-Taylor: he was born in London to an English mother and a Sierra Leonean father, was trained in music, and wrote for voice and instruments. The program also gives notes on the S. Coleridge-Taylor Choral Society and its patrons in Washington, D.C., at this its first concert.
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Chicago citation style:

Coleridge-Taylor, Samuel, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, S. Coleridge-Taylor Choral Society, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. Scenes from The song of Hiawatha. [Washington, D.C.?: s.n, 1903] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/91898525/.

APA citation style:

Coleridge-Taylor, S., Longfellow, H. W., S. Coleridge-Taylor Choral Society & Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. (1903) Scenes from The song of Hiawatha. [Washington, D.C.?: s.n] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91898525/.

MLA citation style:

Coleridge-Taylor, Samuel, et al. Scenes from The song of Hiawatha. [Washington, D.C.?: s.n, 1903] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91898525/>.