“Teasing” Sheet Music

Description (Brief)
This sheet music for the song “Teasing” was written by Cecil Mack, and composed by Albert Von Tilzer. It was published by the York Music Company that was managed by Albert Von Tilzer, in New York, New York in 1904. The cover features a pencil drawn image of a girl with a coquettish look on her face, reflecting the song’s lyrics about a girl upsetting her “feller” by making eyes at other guys, even though she was just teasing. The cover also features an inset portrait of Libby Arnold Blondell, a vaudeville actress at the time.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
leaflet
sheet music
date made
1904
composer
Von Tilzer, Albert
lyricist
Mack, Cecil
performer
Blondell, Libby Arnold
publisher
York Music Co.
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 14 in x 11 in; 35.56 cm x 27.94 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
1979.1154.10
accession number
1979.1154
catalog number
1979.1154.10
subject
Music
Music & Musical Instruments
Sheet Music
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Sheet Music
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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