James Hewitt

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Like most early American pioneers of serious music, James Hewitt was not born an American. Hewitt, who during the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries established himself in both New York City…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Battle of Trenton, sonata for military band 1792 Band Music
The Little Old Garden, song Vocal Music
Yankee Doodle with 9 variations Keyboard
New Federal Overture, for orchestra 1796 Orchestral
Fourth of July Miscellaneous (Classical)
Medley Overture in D minor/major, for orchestra 1798 Orchestral
New Medley Overture in C major, for orchestra 1799 Orchestral
The Star-Spangled Banner (not the well known version) 1815 Vocal Music
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