The syncopated walk

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The syncopated walk
Additional title: Watch your step. Syncopated walk. Vocal score.
Barbelle (1888-1957) (Illustrator)
Berlin, Irving (1888-1989) (Composer)

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

Sheet music, 1914.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1914
Place Term: New York
Publisher: I. Berlin
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Watch your step, 1914)
Sheet music
Content : Book by Harry B. Smith--Cover.

Content : Caption title.

Content : Chas. Dillingham presents the musical comedy Watch your step--Cover.

Content : Cover illustrated by Al. Barbelle.

Content : Covers separated; edges frayed and torn.

Content : First line of chorus: Look at 'em, doin' it.

Content : First line of text: Strange, but there's a change in how people walk these days.

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

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

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Irving Berlin.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14530122
UUID: 035ac9a0-c5ff-012f-2dac-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1888: Creator Born
  • 1914: Created
  • 1957: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The syncopated walk" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1914.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The syncopated walk" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 28, 2015.

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The syncopated walk