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Simple melody / words and music by Irving Berlin.

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Simple melody / words and music by Irving Berlin.  [Watch your step. Simple melody. Vocal score.] (1914)

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Image Title

:  Simple melody / words and music by Irving Berlin.

Alternate Title(s)

: Watch your step. Simple melody. Vocal score. Title 2.) Won't you play a simple melody.


: Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989 -- Composer

Additional Name(s)

: Barbelle, 1888-1957 -- Illustrator

Created Date

: 1914

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 1 vocal score (5 p.) : ill. ; 33 cm.


: Caption title. Note 2.) Cover design by Barbelle. Note 3.) First line of text: The different lays of nowadays all set my brain a-whirl. Note 4.) For voices and piano, with rag version for chorus. Note 5.) Sung by Ernesta, Alby, and chorus in the musical, Watch your Step. Note 6.) Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923


: Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television. / Sheet music, 1914.


: The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts / Music Division

Catalog Call Number

: M.C. (Watch your step, 1914)

Digital ID

: g98c92_001

Record ID

: 182489

Digital Item Published

: 8-17-2006; updated 3-25-2011

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