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The siren's song
Additional title: Leave it to Jane. Siren's song. Vocal score.
Wodehouse, P. G. (Pelham Grenville) (1881-1975) (Lyricist)
Kern, Jerome (1885-1945) (Composer)

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

Sheet music, 1917.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1917
Place Term: New York
Publisher: T.B. Harms
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Leave it to Jane, 1917)
Sheet music
Content : Caption title.

Content : William Elliott, F. Ray Comstock & Morris Gest present the new musical Leave it to Jane--Cover.

Content : First line of refrain: Come to us, we've waited so long for you.

Content : First line of text: On as[sic] island far away.

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Content : Torn seams, repaired with tape.

Content : Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923

Statement of Responsibility: Words by P. G. Wodehouse ; music by Jerome Kern.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14530047
UUID: 3a6163d0-c5ff-012f-fbd4-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1881: Creator Born
  • 1917: Created
  • 1975: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The siren's song" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1917. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-1589-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The siren's song" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 27, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-1589-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1917). The siren's song Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-1589-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The siren's song