Dere's only one moon in de sky (King, Lovett)

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Publisher. Info. London: James Bath, n.d.(ca.1897).
Reprinted A Merry Mixture for Minstrels
London: Reynolds & Co., n.d.(ca.1931).
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Work Title Dere's Only One Moon in De Sky
Alternative. Title Plantation Song
Composer King, Lovett
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILK 5
Key F major
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1898
First Performance. 1898
First Publication. 1898
Librettist Jessie Pope (1868-1941)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voice, piano
Extra Information One of Lovett King's famous Plantation Songs. His set of songs became one of the most famous Plantation Songs, being performed up and down the country, alongside of Alfred Scott Gatty and Corney Grain's plantation songs. Any objections should be directed to my Important Notice on my profile.