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Names
Herbert, Victor (1859-1924) (Composer)
Smith, Harry Bache (1860-1936) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Date Issued: 1897
Place Term: New York ; London
Publisher: Edward Schuberth & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Lutes
Monks
Dreaming
Musicals
Lutenists
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover includes border design showing a man in medieval dress with a lute singing to a castle. Also showsa group of monks singing from music.

Content : Summary: In the first verse, the male narrator recalls a dream in which a woman caressed him, but when he awoke she was not there. In the second verse he describes a wealthy grandfather who died and left his money to frivolous things. The chorus states the fleeing and illusory quality of dreams.

Content : On cover: Performed by the famous Bostonians.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Harry B. Smith; music by Victor Herbert.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 068ae9d0-c592-012f-e61b-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1859: Creator Born
  • 1897: Issued
  • 1924: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Dreaming, dreaming" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-177a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Dreaming, dreaming" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 29, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-177a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897 - 1897). Dreaming, dreaming Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-177a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Dreaming, dreaming