Piano and voice - Digital Download
Composed by Gaetano Donizetti (1797-1848). Arranged by Charles W. Glover. Portraits, Celebrities, Singers, Military life, Mothers & children, Distress. Lester S. Levy Collection. 4 pages. Published by Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries (LV.9587).
Item Number: LV.9587
Jenny Lind's Songs. The Child of the Regiment. [Italian and English]. English words by Charles Jefferys. Music by Donizetti. Arranged by C.W. Glover. Published [n.d.] by J.E. Gould (Successor to A. Fiot), Swaim's [sic] Building, 164 Chesnut St. in Philadelphia. Composition of strophic with piano and voice instrumentation. Subject headings for this piece include Portraits, Celebrities, Singers, Military life, Mothers & children, Distress. First line reads "Ask me not why my heart with fond emotion beats.".
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