Ragtime opera melody from Watch your step

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Title
Ragtime opera melody from Watch your step
Additional title: Watch your step. Ragtime opera melody. Vocal score.
Names
Verdi, Giussepe (Composer)
Puccini, Giacomo (Composer)
Bizet, Georges (Composer)
Leoncavallo, Ruggiero (Composer)
Gounod, Charles (1818-1893) (Composer)
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: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder : I. Berlin
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Watch your step, 1914)
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Caption title.
Content: Composer Irving Berlin interpolated the melodies of opera composers in this medley, including Giussepe Verdi, Giacomo Puccini, Charles Gounod, Georges Bizet, and Ruggiero Leoncavallo.
Content: First line of chorus: Oh, you Pagliacci, you make a wonderful one step a barrel of fun step.
Content: First line of text: Aida, there's not a melody sweeter.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: Most pages detached; torn and frayed; tape repairs on many pages.
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 (23 p.) : ill. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG99-C254
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14530124
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fdf5d9f0-c5fe-012f-3dde-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1914: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ragtime opera melody from Watch your step" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1914. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-c284-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ragtime opera melody from Watch your step" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 3, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-c284-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1914). Ragtime opera melody from Watch your step Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-c284-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Ragtime opera melody from Watch your step