Juba -- Dance from the Suite In the Bottoms: Sheet

Juba -- Dance from the Suite In the Bottoms: Sheet

by R Nathaniel Dett (Composer)


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'Juba' is one of the earliest and possibly best compositions by R. Nathaniel Dett. Majoring in composition and piano at Oberlin, in 1908, Dett was the first black person to earn a Bachelor of Music degree. A few years later he received a masters from Eastman, then honorary Doctorates from both Oberlin and Howard University. Most of Dett's music-writing and music-making was devoted to the music of his people. 'Juba' is the result of a well-schooled composer making effective use of elements of ragtime. A crowd-pleaser. A Federation Festivals 2016-2020 selection.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780874876611
Publisher: Alfred Music
Publication date: 01/01/1995
Pages: 8
Product dimensions: 0.00(w) x 0.00(h) x 0.00(d)

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