The birds have been singing about you

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Title
The birds have been singing about you
Additional title: The birds have been singing about youthe whole long day. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Two lovers are sitting together in a cool and leafy glade. [first line]
Names
Schleiffarth, George (d. 1921) (Composer)
Lamb, Arthur J. (1870-1928) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place: Cincinnati
Publisher: The John Church Company
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Love songs
Waltzes
Birds
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: Geo. Schleiffarth, composer of "Malaga Mobile" etc.
Content: Owners stamp: Cluett & Sons pianos, organs, music 265 River St., Troy NY
Statement of responsibility: words by Arthur J. Lamb ; music by Geo. Schleiffarth.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 060e1920-c58f-012f-a794-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1894: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The birds have been singing about you" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-05d6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The birds have been singing about you" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 24, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-05d6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894 - 1894). The birds have been singing about you Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-05d6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The birds have been singing about you