Ah! Sweet mystery of life : the dream melody

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Title
Ah! Sweet mystery of life : the dream melody
Additional title: Naughty Marietta. Ah! sweet mystery of life. Vocal score.
Names
Young, Rida Johnson (Lyricist)
Herbert, Victor (1859-1924) (Composer)
Collection

Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television.

Sheet music, 1910.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1910
Place: New York
Publisher: M. Witmark
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Naughty Marietta, 1910)
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Victor Herbert's masterpiece--Cover.
Content: Caption title.
Content: First line of text: Ah! sweet mystery of life, at last I've found thee.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Signed cameo portrait of Victor Herbert printed on cover.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: lyric by Rida Johnson Young ; music by Victor Herbert.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG99-C197
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14530051
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ce574580-c5fe-012f-2406-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1910: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ah! Sweet mystery of life : the dream melody" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1910. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-5014-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ah! Sweet mystery of life : the dream melody" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-5014-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1910). Ah! Sweet mystery of life : the dream melody Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-5014-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Ah! Sweet mystery of life : the dream melody