Sylvester A. Legg  (1855-1927)
Last updated: 17.10.18
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.

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