Castles' Half and Half

By: Europe, James Reese and Ford T. Dabney

Price: $100.00

Quantity: 1 available


This sheet music has orange covers with white titles and a silhouette illustration. The covers have some edge, corner and surface wear with an old vertical crease down the middle. The crease has flattened over time. There is a former owner's signature in the upper right corner. There are some repaired tears on all the page edges. For all the flaws this is still an attractive copy in the G+ to VG- range. Please see scan. Castles' Half and Half is ragtime dance music written by African-American composers James Reese Europe and Ford T. Dabney for Vernon and Irene Castle. The Castles were incredibly popular in the early 1900's and used James Reese Europe's Society Orchestra for shows and on recordings. Dabney played in Europe's group was a well-known composer himself. This sheet music brings together Europe, Dabney, the Castles and Europe's Society Orchestra; wonderful associations. ; Silhouette Art; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 4 +covers pages

Title: Castles' Half and Half

Author Name: Europe, James Reese and Ford T. Dabney

Illustrator: Illustrated by Moffett

Categories: African - American,

Publisher: New York, Joseph W. Stern & Co.: 1914

Binding: Sheet Music

Seller ID: 16662

Keywords: African - American Black Negro Sheet Music Music Dance Popular Music