Old Folks at Home" (also known as "Swanee River") is a minstrel song written by Stephen Foster in 1851. Since 1935 it has been the official state song of Florida, although in 2008 the original lyrics were revised. Old Folks at Home" was commissioned in 1851 by E. P. Christy for use by Christy's Minstrels, his minstrel troupe.
She'll comin' round the mountain. Swanee River- Swing low sweet chariot. There's Music In The Air. Tom-big-bee-river. Way down on the Bingo river. When the Saints go Marchin'in. When You And I Were Young, Maggie. Consider writing about your experience and musical tastes. Are you a beginner who started playing last month? Do you usually like this style of music? Feel free to recommend similar pieces if you liked this piece, or alternatives if you didn't.
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Old Folks at Home (. Way Down Upon the Swanee River") was first published in 1851 as a minstrel song. It was published in an 1853 collection of piano pieces, "Old Folks Quadrilles. The melody appears again in 1854 in "The Social Orchestra" as a quartet for flute, two violins, and bass. All three versions are provided as two-page scores that are easy to read. The first version is the well-known song and the next two are interesting and more complex variations
The variations on a theme of "Old Folks At Home" song (some people call it by nickname "Swanee River") are Foster's own. I've found the sheet music in a book called Piano Discoveries by Joseph Smith, which I highly recommend if you can find it. It has a collection of lesser know yet masterful pieces.
Sheet Music for The Old Folks at Home. Title: The Old Folks at Home. Alternate Title(s): Swanee River. Composer: Stephen Foster.
Listen to Old Folks At Home from Jascha Heifetz's It Ain't Necessarily So for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Old Folks At Home (3:20). Overview (current section). Emerson String Quartet.