The Battle of Buena Vista, Op.101 (Grobe, Charles)
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Baltimore: G. Willig, Jun., 1847. Plate 2067.
LoC has two scans of this work (same edition?), one of which was received as a copyright-registering edition 19 May 1847, the other of which is either a slightly later copy or just a different scan of the same copy.
|Work Title||The Battle of Buena Vista|
|Alternative Title||A Descriptive Fantasie for the Piano|
|Key||G major to C major|
|Movements/Sections||1 movement in several sections|
|First Publication||1847 – Baltimore: George Willig|
|Dedication||General Zachary Taylor (1784–1850)|
|Composer Time Period||Romantic|
with descriptive text in English (by the composer?) that may be meant to be narrated??, as with many of his descriptive works (and those of contemporaries.)
Taylor was not yet President at the time of publication (his tenure lasted from 1849 to 1850.)