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Source:   Sheet music, 1897


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Asleep in the deep / words by A.J. Lamb ; music by H.W. Petrie.
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Image ID: 1165428

Asleep in the deep / words by A.J. Lamb ; music by H.W. Petrie.  [Loudly the bell in the old tower rings, biding us list to th...] ([c1897])

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Image Title

:  Asleep in the deep / words by A.J. Lamb ; music by H.W. Petrie.

Alternate Title(s)

: Loudly the bell in the old tower rings, biding us list to the warning it brings. [first line of chorus] Title 2.) Stormy the night and the waves roll high, bravely the ship doth ride. [first line]

Creator(s)

: Petrie, H. W. (Henry W.), 1857-1925 -- Composer
Carr, Geo. H. -- Singer
Lamb, Arthur J., 1870-1928 -- Lyricist

Published Date

: [c1897]

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.

Notes

: Cover includes a photograph of Geo. H. Carr with a reproduction of his signature with the caption: As sung by. Note 2.) Dealer's stamp on cover at bottom right: Jenning's Music Store, 105-107 W. 4th St., Cincinnati, [Ohio]. Note 3.) Dedication on cover: Dedicated to Mr. W. Nicholson, Corning, N.Y. Note 4.) Version in the key of D major for bass and male quartet (2 tenors, 2 basses) used with bass soloist during the chorus. Note 5.) Summary: On a stormy night, the lighthouse bell can be heard; on a ship are two lovers, unaware of the danger they face; the following day the sun shines, the wreckage lies on the shore, and the two lovers now rest in peace.

Source

: American popular songs. / Sheet music, 1897

Location

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

Digital ID

: 1165428

Record ID

: 464373

Digital Item Published

: 4-2-2010; updated 3-25-2011

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