View this item elsewhere:

Title
A geisha's life
Additional title: A geisha's life imagination tints with all the charming colour of the rose. [first line]
Additional title: Geisha. Geisha's life. [uniform title]
Names
Jones, Sidney (1861-1946) (Composer)
Greenbank, Harry (Lyricist)
Tempest, Marie (1866-1942) (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place Term: Boston ; New York ; Chicago
Publisher: White-Smith Music Pub. Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Geishas
Musicals
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Summary: Humorously describes the life of a geisha and how men want her.

Content : On cover: Sung by Miss Marie Tempest...song from the Japanese musical play The geisha.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Harry Greenbank ; music by Sidney Jones.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 139ead10-c591-012f-7570-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
We believe that this item has no known US copyright restrictions. The item may be subject to rights of privacy, rights of publicity and other restrictions. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library." Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1861: Creator Born
  • 1896: Issued
  • 1946: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "A geisha's life" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc59-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "A geisha's life" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 9, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc59-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). A geisha's life Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc59-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc59-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 | title= (notated music) A geisha's life, (1896 - 1896) }} |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=February 9, 2016 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lennox, and Tilden Foundation}}</ref>

A geisha's life