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Ta-ra-ra-boom-der-é (Ta-ra-ra-boom-de-ay)
Additional title: A sweet Tuxedo girl you see, queen of sweell society. [first line]
Additional title: Ta-ra-ra boom-der-é ta-ra-ra boom-der-é
Waring, Fred (1900-1984) (Conductor)
Waring, Tom (1902-1960) (Singer)
Churchill, Stuart (Singer)
Davis, Johnnie (1910-1983) (Singer)
Lane, Priscilla (1917-1995) (Singer)
McClintock, Poley (Singer)
Burt, Benjamin Hapgood (b. 1882) (Lyricist)
Lane, Rosemary (1913-1974) (Singer)
Sayers, Henry J. (Author)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1891

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891
Copyright Date: 1919
Place: New York
Publisher: Vogel Music Co., Inc.
Library locations
Music Division
Sheet music
Content: Cover contains photographs of Fred Waring and various soloists that appeared with him: Tom Waring, Poley McClintock, Stuart Churchill, Johnnie Davis, Rosemary Lane, Priscilla Lane.
Ownership: Cover and p. 3 contain property stamp: Property of Columbia Broadcasting System.
Statement of responsibility: by Henry J. Sayers.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c6cbc050-c58d-012f-afd2-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1891: Issued
  • 1900: Creator Born
  • 1919: Copyright date
  • 1984: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ta-ra-ra-boom-der-é (Ta-ra-ra-boom-de-ay)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ta-ra-ra-boom-der-é (Ta-ra-ra-boom-de-ay)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 5, 2016.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1891). Ta-ra-ra-boom-der-é (Ta-ra-ra-boom-de-ay) Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Ta-ra-ra-boom-der-é (Ta-ra-ra-boom-de-ay)