"Juba", (Dance), From the Suite "In the Bottoms" for the Piano. As played by the world renowned pianist Percy Grainger dance from the suite "In the Bottoms" R. Nathaniel Dett.

"Juba", (Dance), From the Suite "In the Bottoms" for the Piano. As played by the world renowned pianist Percy Grainger dance from the suite "In the Bottoms"

Chicago: Clayton F. Summy Co., Music Publishers, 1918. Pp.3-7 plus a fullpage introductory note by the composer and a terminal publisher's ad; 12x9 inch self-wraps, two folio leaves folded and nested without fastening, the outer pair having serious splits to spinefold and some toning and dust-soil. Cover bears the faint old rubber-stamp impression of a music outlet in Portland Oregon. Nathaniel Dett was an African American composer/arranger best known for his work with the spirituals.

Dett contributes about 600 words on the piece and its background inside front cover; "'juba' is the stamping on the ground with the foot and following it with two staccato pats of the hands in two-four time"

Cat.No: 135721

Price: $25.00