"Bye Bye Blues"

"Bye Bye Blues"

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “Bye Bye Blues,” written by Fred Hamm, Dave Bennett, Bert Lown, and Chauncey Gray. It was published by Irving Berlin, Inc. in New York, New York in 1930. There is an image of American violinist, composer, and orchestra leader Bert Lown. As indicated on the cover, “Bye Bye Blues” was the “signature song of Bert Lown and his Hotel Biltmore Orchestra.” Opened in 1913, the Biltmore Hotel was a luxury hotel in New York City constructed as part of the Terminal City development. The hotel was demolished in 1981.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Sheet Music
date made
1930
maker
Irving Berlin, Inc.
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 9 1/8 in; 30.48 cm x 23.1775 cm
ID Number
1985.0874.03
accession number
1985.0874
catalog number
1985.0874.03
Credit Line
Gift of Roger B. White
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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