Alexander's jazz band

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Alexander's jazz band
Additional title: Alexander's jazz band : novelty song
Brice, Monty C. (Lyricist)
Dunk (Illustrator)
Donaldson, Walter (1893-1947) (Composer)

Published music

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1917
Place: New York
Publisher: M. Witmark
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 98-168
Songs with piano
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Content: Caption title
Content: Cover illustrated by Dunk, New York.
Content: First line of chorus: Mister Alexander has a jazz band.
Content: First line of text: Of course you know that years ago.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Statement of responsibility: lyric by Monty C. Brice ; music by Walter Donaldson.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (3 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14520683
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f4ad9ed0-c641-012f-4f73-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1917: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Alexander's jazz band" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1917.

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Alexander's jazz band" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 16, 2017.

APA Format

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Alexander's jazz band