Auf wiedersehn, adieu

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Names
Forrest, Harold (Composer)
Hoffman, Albert Frank (Lyricist)
Bakrow, Emanuel (Dedicatee)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Date Issued: 1897
Place Term: Cincinnati, O. ; Boston ; Chicago
Publisher: J.C. Groene & Co. ; Oliver Ditson & Co. ; Lyon & Healy
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Farewells -- 1890-1899
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Summary: The German phrase "auf wiedersehen" [until we meet again] is very affecting; it affects male and female lovers and offers consolation.

Content : Dedication on cover: Dedicated to my dear friend, Emanuel Bakrow, Louisville, Ky.

Content : Cover illustration [signature illegible] shows a man and woman in faux Roman costume in a forest setting; the man sits on a rock, embracing the woman.

Content : Version for alto or baritone in E flat major.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Albert Frank Hoffman ; music by Harold Forrest.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: d9542f30-c591-012f-a53a-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Auf wiedersehn, adieu" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-173a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Auf wiedersehn, adieu" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 22, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-173a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897 - 1897). Auf wiedersehn, adieu Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-173a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Auf wiedersehn, adieu