Maltese Cat Blues

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Catalog numbers: 

LKMP R00365/ HL 43249

Duration (minutes): 
16
Detailed Instrumentation: 
2(1d Picc)+Picc.2+EH.2+eb.3: 4.3.3.1: Perc(4): Str
Maltese Cat Blues was awarded the 1987 Louisville Orchestra Prize. The work  takes its title from the song by Blind Lemon Jefferson which begins 'Oh them rats is mean in my kitchen,' which is also available in an arrangement for violin duo.