Singing, my darling, for you

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Title
Singing, my darling, for you
Additional title: Last night the nightingale woke me, last night when all was still. [first line]
Names
Winther, Christian (Lyricist)
Perkins, H. S. (Henry Southwick) (1833-1914) (Composer)
Abbott, Emma (1850-1891) (Dedicatee)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1891

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891
Date Issued: 1891
Place: Chicago
Publisher: H.S. Perkins & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Nightingale
Singing
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: For soprano and violin obligato.
Content: On cover: composed and cordially dedicated to the indefatigable, enterprising, successful American woman, Emma Abbott.
Content: Cover contains drawn portrait of H. S. Perkins, photograph of Emma Abbott, and facsimile of a handwritten thank you note from Emma Abbott (with her signature) to H. S. Perkins.
Statement of responsibility: by H.S. Perkins.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): be1e11d0-c58d-012f-73ae-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. 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

  • 1891: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Singing, my darling, for you" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891 - 1891. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-ede8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Singing, my darling, for you" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 20, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-ede8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1891 - 1891). Singing, my darling, for you Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-ede8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Singing, my darling, for you