Simple melody

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Title
Simple melody
Additional title: Watch your step. Simple melody. Vocal score.
Additional title: Won't you play a simple melody.
Names
Barbelle (1888-1957) (Illustrator)
Berlin, Irving (1888-1989) (Composer)
Collection

Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television.

Sheet music, 1914.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1914
Place: New York
Publisher: I. Berlin
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Watch your step, 1914)
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover design by Barbelle.
Content: First line of text: The different lays of nowadays all set my brain a-whirl.
Content: For voices and piano, with rag version for chorus.
Content: Sung by Ernesta, Alby, and chorus in the musical, Watch your Step.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Irving Berlin.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (5 p.) : ill. ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG98-C92
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14527916
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 021b5880-c5ff-012f-cea2-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1888: Creator Born
  • 1914: Created
  • 1957: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Simple melody" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1914. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-1527-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Simple melody" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 10, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-1527-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1914). Simple melody Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-1527-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Simple melody