The Oompah

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The Oompah
Additional title: I've got a daughter Jane. [first line]
Additional title: Oompah! Oompah! Janey plays the Oompah. [first line of chorus]
Bowyer, Frederick (Lyricist)
Baker, John S. (Composer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Date Issued: 1897
Place: [New York ; Chicago ; San Francisco]
Publisher: [M. Witmark & Sons]
Library locations
Music Division
Fathers and daughters
Horn players
Sheet music
Content: [Lady playing trumpet]
Content: [Musical supplement] New York Journal, Sunday, January 31, 1897.
Statement of responsibility: written by Fred Bowyer ; music by John S. Baker.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 28 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 80be64c0-c592-012f-60fb-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1897: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The Oompah" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1897.

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The Oompah" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 28, 2017.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897 - 1897). The Oompah Retrieved from

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The Oompah