The singer and the song

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Names
Cobb, Will D. (1876-1930) (Lyricist)
Edwards, Gus (1879-1945) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Concerts
Man-woman relationships
Remorse
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Summary: While attending a concert, the narrator sees a dishelved woman who stands up to sing "Weep No More My Lady"; not only does he recognize the song, but the woman was his fiancée until they quarreled; he now feels remorse.

Content : On first page of music: Professional copy.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Will D. Cobb ; music by Gus. Edwards.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 93c36710-c595-012f-c43f-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1876: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1930: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The singer and the song" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efc9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The singer and the song" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 3, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efc9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). The singer and the song Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efc9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The singer and the song