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"A Lot of Livin' to Do"

"A Lot of Livin' to Do"

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Description
This sheet music is for the song “A Lot of Livin’ to Do” from the 1963 musical film Bye Bye Birdie starring Janet Leigh, Dick Van Dyke, Ann-Margret, and Ed Sullivan. The film, directed by George Sidney, is based on the Broadway show, which was inspired by Elvis Presley and his being drafted into the army in 1957. Charles Strouse wrote the music and Lee Adams wrote the lyrics for both the musical and the movie. The sheet music was published by Edwin H. Morris and Company in New York, New York, in 1960.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
date made
1960
referenced
Leigh, Janet
Van Dyke, Dick
Associated Name
Rydell, Bobby
Sidney, George
maker
Edwin H. Morris and Company
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
ID Number
2010.0136.02
accession number
2010.0136
catalog number
2010.0136.02
Credit Line
Gift of Corrine Glass
subject
Entertainment, Film
Musical Theater
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Movie Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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