Piano Sheets > Joseph Winner Sheet Music > Litlle Brown Jug (ver. 1) Piano Sheet

Litlle Brown Jug (ver. 1) by Joseph Winner - Piano Sheets and Free Sheet Music

  
About the Song
"Little Brown Jug" is a song written in 1869 by Joseph Winner, originally published credited to "Eastburn" (Winner's middle name). It was originally a drinking song. It remained well known as a folk song into the early 20th century. Like many songs which make reference to alcoholic beverages, it enjoyed new popularity during the Prohibition era. In 1939 bandleader Glenn Miller recorded and broadcast his swing instrumental arrangement of the tune with great success, and the number became one of the best known orchestrations of the American Big Band era. The song's lyrics are about a man and his wife and their hard life due to alcoholism; however, the tone and tune are bright and cheerful. Joseph Eastburn Winner (1837-1918) was an American composer and music publisher. He is best known for his tune, "The Little Brown Jug" (1869). He was born in Philadelphia, where he operated a publishing.    Download this sheet!
About the Artist
Joseph Eastburn Winner (1837-1918) was an American composer and music publisher. He is best known for his tune, "The Little Brown Jug" (1869). He was born in Philadelphia, where he operated a publishing business from 1854 to 1907. He sometimes used the pseudonym R. A. Eastburn on his compositions. "Little Brown Jug" is a song written in 1869 by Joseph Winner, originally published credited to "Eastburn" (Winner's middle name). It was originally a drinking song. It remained well known as a folk song into the early 20th century. Like many songs which make reference to alcoholic beverages, it enjoyed new popularity during the Prohibition era. In 1939 bandleader Glenn Miller recorded and broadcast his swing instrumental arrangement of the tune with great success, and the number became one of the best known orchestrations of the American Big Band era. The song's lyrics are about a man and his wife and their hard life due to alcoholism; however, the tone and tune are bright and cheerful.Joseph Eastburn Winner (1837-1918) was an American composer and music publisher. He is best known for his tune, "The Little Brown Jug" (1869). He was born in Philadelphia,.
Random article
The joy of reading piano notes Music is said to be the best medicine developed by nature. The thought and feel is said to have the power to bring back the dead. While playing music gives you the joy you just cannot contain, same is the case with reading piano music sheets. After all, it is sheet music which tells you exactly how to play that favorite tune of yours. Many feel that reading piano music sheets is an ardent task. Well, this is exactly where are all wrong. It is certainly not the case that one glance and you will understand what is written in that sheet music. But it is certainly not as difficult as expected! Sheet Music is the language of expressing music in a readable form. And just like to learn a new language you need dedication and perseverance, same is the case with  (More...)