R. Nathaniel Dett  (1882-1943)
Last updated: 17.08.20
According to the Internet source given below, Robert Nathaniel Dett, was a Canadian-American composer, organist, pianist, choral director, and music professor.
Born Drummondville, Ontario, he moved to the United States aged 11 having most of his professional education and career there. He was a leading Black composer, known for his use of African-American folk songs and spirituals as the basis for choral and piano compositions in the 19th century Romantic style of Classical music.
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 10 works by R. Nathaniel Dett (1882-1943). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
After the Cake Walk 1900  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Cave of the Winds 1902  wvicon.gif
Juba (w&m) 1913  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Follow Me 1919  wvicon.gif
I'm So Glad Trouble Don't Last Alway 1919  wvicon.gif
I'm A-Goin' to See My Friends Again ?  wvicon.gif
Oh! the Land I'm Bound For ?  wvicon.gif
Poor Me ?  wvicon.gif
Somebody's Knocking at Your Door ?  wvicon.gif
Zion Hellelujah ?  wvicon.gif
     Title Dur Performer Score/Song
youtube15.jpg After the Cake Walk 2:53 Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Juba (1913) 4:04 Ragtime Dorian Henry