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Title
Rock-a-bye your baby with a Dixie melody
Additional title: Sinbad. Rock-a-bye your baby with a Dixie melody. Vocal score.
Names
Young, Joe, 1889-1939 (Lyricist)
Lewis, Sam M., 1885-1959 (Lyricist)
Barbelle, 1888-1957 (Illustrator)
Schwartz, Jean, 1878-1956 (Composer)
Collection

Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television (M.C. file)

Sheet music, 1918.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1918
Place: New York
Publisher: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Sinbad, 1918)
Topics
Jolson, Al, 1886-1950
Genres
sheet music
Scores
Notes
Funding: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Content: As introduced by Al Jolson in Lee & J.J. Shubert's musical production 'Sinbad' at the Winter Garden, N. Y.--Cover.
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover illustrated by Al Barbelle.
Content: Cover photograph insert of Al Jolson.
Content: First line of chorus: Rock-a-bye your baby with a Dixie melody.
Content: First line of text: Mammy mine, your little rollin' stone that rolled away.
Content: For voice and piano.
Funding: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Statement of responsibility: words by Sam M. Lewis and Joe Young ; music by Jean Schwartz.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (3 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG98-C116
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14527948
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4d6f50e0-c5ff-012f-7420-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1889: Creator Born
  • 1918: Created
  • 1939: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Rock-a-bye your baby with a Dixie melody" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1918. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4f1c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Rock-a-bye your baby with a Dixie melody" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 22, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4f1c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1918). Rock-a-bye your baby with a Dixie melody Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4f1c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Rock-a-bye your baby with a Dixie melody