Drunkard's opera, part II [sound recording] ; [Maple leaf rag and unidentified piano solo]. [1938]


Drunkard's opera, part II [sound recording] ; [Maple leaf rag and unidentified piano solo]. [1938]

Informal recording made by Hoagy Carmichael and friends, with excerpts of his mother performing two piano solos.

1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in.

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