Sylvester A. Legg  (1855-1927)
Last updated: 20.02.17
According to the Internet source given below, Sylvester Legg was born in St. Louis, Missouri about 1857. He owned a Kansas City music store together with his brother, Edward N. Legg. He was also an organist and by 1897 had played at the Cathedral in Kansas City for 17 years.
Writing under the pseudonym of G.O. Long, his In the Shadow of the Pines (1897) sold more than 100,000 copies.


Websites :
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Further sheet music at DBE: ON HOLD
Sylvester A. Legg  (1855-1927) has at least 2 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.

b007wmx0mo_m.jpgIn the Shadow of the Pines
Music by Sylvester A. Legg as G.O. Lang. Words by: Hattie Lummis.
Publisher: Legg Brothers
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Printed: 1895. Sheet Music.
b004cf9l8g_m.jpgPlum Polka
By Sylvester A. Legg as G.O. Lang.
Publisher: Legg Brothers
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Printed: 1893. Sheet Music 3 pages.
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 14 works by Sylvester A. Legg (1855-1927). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Key: Items on hold

General Grant's Funeral March (1885) wvicon.gif
as H.O. Lang
Ben Bolt (?) wvicon.gif
as H.O. Lang
Lemon Waltz (1891) wvicon.gif
as H.O. Lang
Damson March (?) wvicon.gif
as H.O. Lang
Plum Polka (1893) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
as H.O. Lang
Dreaming of Home (?) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Legg
as H.O. Lang
In the Shadow of the Pines (1895) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Hattie Lummis
as H.O. Lang
Father Hear Us (?) wvicon.gif
as H.O. Lang
Dreams of Old Kentucky (1897) wvicon.gif
as H.O. Lang
Grape Galop (?) wvicon.gif
as H.O. Lang
Let the Bug Hop (1902) wvicon.gif
as H.O. Lang
Say Not Goodbye (?) wvicon.gif
Words by: Hattie Lummis
as H.O. Lang
Apricot Schottische (?) wvicon.gif
as H.O. Lang
The Sun Will Shine Again (?) wvicon.gif
Words by: Mrs. Donnie Gould
as H.O. Lang