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Grandfather's home : ballad with chorus / words by D. W. Nesfield ; music by "Far West."
Alternative Title
Grand-father's home
West, Far
Nesfield, D. W
McCurrie, Chas. H. (Charles H.)
Date Created and/or Issued
Publication Information
M. Gray ; A. Waldteufel
San Francisco (117 Post Street) : San Jose
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Jean Gray Hargrove Music Library
California Sheet Music
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For voice, mixed chorus (SATB), and piano.
Pages [2] and [6] are blank.
"A companion song to 'Grandfather's clock'"--Head of t.p.
First line of text: In a quiet village near the river.
First line of chorus: And I hear the dear voices of childhood.
Far West is the pseudonym of C. McCurrie. (See the variant t.p. and variant caption for Little torment schottische as issued by M. Gray).
Record created as part of the California Sheet Music Project.
Bound: No
Variant: No
Illustrated cover: No
Advertisements: No
Society of California Pioneers.
1 score ([2], [3]-5, [1] p.) ; 36 x 28 cm.
Songs with piano
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with piano
Nostalgia--Songs and music

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