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Climbing up the scale

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Title
Climbing up the scale
Additional title: Music box revue. Climbing up the scale. Vocal score.
Names
Berlin, Irving (1888-1989) (Composer)
Collection

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

Sheet music, 1923

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1923
Place: New York
Publisher: I. Berlin
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Music box revue, 1923)
Genres
sheet music
Scores
Notes
Content: Caption title.
Content: First line of chorus: Strike a key and begin with do.
Content: First line of text: Singing is a part of every creature.
Content: For voice and piano.
Funding: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Rose symbol on cover.
Content: Sam H. Harris presents Irving Berlin's third annual Music Box Revue 1923-24--Cover.
Content: Staged by Hassard Short--Cover.
Funding: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Irving Berlin.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 31 cm.
Center seam torn.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG99-C337
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14533180
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f015e620-c5ff-012f-5c96-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1888: Creator Born
  • 1923: Created
  • 1989: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Climbing up the scale" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1923. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-c34a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Climbing up the scale" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 27, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-c34a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1923). Climbing up the scale Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-c34a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Climbing up the scale