Aug 22, · " Massa's in de Cold Ground " is minstrel song by Stephen Foster () published by Firth, Pond & Co. of New York in The song is written in common time and in the key of D major with a tempo marked poco lento. Massa's in de cold, cold ground / F. J. Bacon. (). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 2, , from kenotihytosoundbicobicakingmul.coinfo "Victor matrix B Massa's in de cold, cold ground / F. J. Bacon." Discography of American Historical Recordings. MASSA'S IN DE COLD GROUND By Stephen C. Foster () Round de meadows am a ringing De darkeys' mournful song, While de mockingbird am singing, Happy as de day am long. Where de ivy am a creeping O'er de grassy mound, Dare old massa am a sleeping, Sleeping in de cold, cold ground.
All de darkeys am a weeping Massa’s in de cold, cold ground. Massa's in de cold, cold ground. When de autumn leaves were falling, When de days were cold, 'Twas hard to hear old massa calling, Cayse he was so weak and old. Now de orange trees am blooming. "Massa's in de Cold Ground" is a minstrel song by Stephen Foster. It was one of only four songs Foster published in It sold hundreds of copies. Foster received only a 2 cent royalty on each copy sold, but the song earned him US$ within five years of its publication. The song is written in D major to 4/4 time. An initial phrase is repeated five times, beginning every line except one. Massa's in De Cold Ground. Firth, Pond and Co., New York, monographic, Notated Music. kenotihytosoundbicobicakingmul.coinfo Check out Massa's In De Cold, Cold Ground by Al Jolson on Amazon Music. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on kenotihytosoundbicobicakingmul.coinfo Massa's in de Cold Ground by Stephen Collins Foster. Stedman, Edmund Clarence, ed. An American Anthology,