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Source:   Sheet music, 1899


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When Chloe sings a song / words by Harry B. Smith ; music by John Stromberg.
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Image ID: 1256664

When Chloe sings a song / words by Harry B. Smith ; music by John Stromberg.  [Dar is music in de banjo when it sounds. [first line of song...] ([c1899])


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Image Title

:  When Chloe sings a song / words by Harry B. Smith ; music by John Stromberg.

Alternate Title(s)

: Dar is music in de banjo when it sounds. [first line of song] Title 2.) Do yo' hear dem tones a-comin'[ wid de ole banjoy a strummin'. [first line of chorus]

Creator(s)

: Stromberg, John, 1853-1902 -- Composer
Smith, Harry Bache, 1860-1936 -- Lyricist

Additional Name(s)

: Russell, Lillian, 1861-1922 -- Singer

Published Date

: [c1899]

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 6 p. ; 36 cm.

Notes

: Cover design includes drawing of a bird sitting on a nest with other birds flying near. Note 2.) Descriptive subtitle on cover: A southern plantation melody. Note 3.) On cover: An instantaneous hit at Weber & Field's Music Hall as sung by Lillian Russell. Cover includes photograph of Lillian Russell. Note 4.) Summary: Using stereotyped language, the narrator speaks of the music to be heard in all forms of nature, but the sweetest song is that sung by Chloe.

Source

: American popular songs. / Sheet music, 1899

Location

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

Digital ID

: 1256664

Record ID

: 609546

Digital Item Published

: 6-1-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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