The blue kitten blues : (meow!)

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The blue kitten blues : (meow!)
Additional title: Blue kitten. Blue kitten blues. Vocal score.
Additional title: Le chasseur de chez Maxim's.
Harbach, Otto (Lyricist)
Friml, Rudolf (1879-1972) (Composer)

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

Sheet music, 1922.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1922
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Harms
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Blue kitten, 1922)
Sheet music
Content : Arthur Hammerstein presents The blue kitten--Cover.

Content : Caption title.

Content : First line of refrain: Meow! Meow! I've got the blues.

Content : First line of text: One night I heard a kitten singing.

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : Founded on 'Le chasseur de chez Maxim's' by Yves Mirande & Gustave Quinson--Cover.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Content : Staged by Edgar Selwyn, numbers & ensembles by Leon Errol--Cover.

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

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Otto Harbach ; music by Rudolf Friml.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14530085
UUID: b3627070-c5ff-012f-c92c-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1922: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The blue kitten blues : (meow!)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1922.

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The blue kitten blues : (meow!)