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Title
Rockaway baby
Additional title: Ziegfeld midnight frolic.
Additional title: Ziegfeld midnight frolic. Rockaway baby. Vocal score.
Names
Stept, Sam H. (1897-1964) (Composer)
MacDonald, Ballard (1882-1935) (Lyricist)
Piani, Harry
Collection

Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television

Sheet music, 1920.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1920
Place: New York
Publisher: Shapiro, Bernstein
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Ziegfeld midnight frolic, 1920)
Topics
Brice, Fanny
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: First line of refrain: Rockaway baby, the ocean breezes blows.
Content: First line of text: Go to sleep and close those pretty eyes.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: lyric by Ballard MacDonald ; music by Harry Piani and Sammy Stept.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (3 p.) : ill. ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14693470
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 780f7430-c5ff-012f-7382-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1897: Creator Born
  • 1920: Created
  • 1964: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Rockaway baby" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1920. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-caa3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Rockaway baby" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 24, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-caa3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1920). Rockaway baby Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-caa3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Rockaway baby