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I met her at the ball / words and music by D.L. White.

Image ID: 1157384

I met her at the ball / words and music by D.L. White.  [Brightly the lights shone on faces fair. [first line]] ([c1893])

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Image Title

:  I met her at the ball / words and music by D.L. White.

Alternate Title(s)

: Brightly the lights shone on faces fair. [first line] Title 2.) I met her at the ball, waltz'd with her first that night. [first line of chorus]


: White, D. L. -- Lyricist
White, D. L. -- Composer

Additional Name(s)

: Lamont, Carrie -- Singer

Published Date

: [c1893]

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.


: Cover contains stamp: Sung with great success by R. J. Jose, with Geo. Thatcher's comic opera, "Africa." Note 2.) Cover contains two monochrome drawings: 1) a couple seated by a curtain with moonlight in the background; 2) a young woman dressed in evening clothes. Note 3.) Introduction to song is suggestive of Chopin's Waltz in E flat, Op. 18. Note 4.) On cover: Dedicated to the charming soubrette Carrie Lamont.


: American popular songs. / Sheet music, 1893


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

Digital ID

: 1157384

Record ID

: 449197

Digital Item Published

: 12-21-2010; updated 3-25-2011

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