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Names
Spiker, Rapeé (Owner)
Lamb, Arthur J. (1870-1928) (Lyricist)
Petrie, H. W. (Henry W.) (1857-1925) (Composer)
Tanner, Harry (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Date Issued: 1897
Place Term: New York
Publisher: F.A. Mills
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Bells
Lighthouses
Drowning
Ocean
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Summary: On a stormy night, the lighthouse bell can be heard; on a ship are two lovers, unaware of the danger they face; the following day the sun shines, the wreckage lies on the shore, and the two lovers now rest in peace.

Content : Dedication on cover: Dedicated to Mr. W. Nicholson, Corning, N.Y.

Content : On cover: As sung with success by Harry Tanner. Cover includes photograph of Harry Tanner.

Content : Version in D major for bass and male quartet (2 tenors, 2 basses) used with bass soloist during the chorus.

Content : Signature of former owner on cover at bottom center: Rapeé Spiker.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by A.J. Lamb ; music by H.W. Petrie.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: d55bd230-c591-012f-2848-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1897: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Asleep in the deep" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1734-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Asleep in the deep" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1734-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897 - 1897). Asleep in the deep Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1734-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Asleep in the deep