Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair (19th-Century Popular Song Arrangedfor SSA Chorus A Cappella). Composed by Stephen Foster (1826-1864). Arranged by David Dusing. For SSA Chorus, a cappella. Choral octavo. Standard notation. E. Henry David #392-02579. Published by E. Henry David (PR.392025790).
With Standard notation.
Written in 1854, Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair was dedicated to composer Stephen Foster's wife, Jane McDowall. The opening lyrics, "I dream of Jeanie with the light brown hair," are said to have inspired the popular 1960s sitcom, I Dream of Jeannie. Sweet and lilting, this whimsical piece is arranged for soprano and alto voices. Appropriate for high school or skilled church choirs.