"The Old Music Master"

"The Old Music Master"

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This sheet music is for the song, “The Old Music Master,” with lyrics by Johnny Mercer and music by Hoagy Carmichael. It was published by Famous Music Corporation in New York, New York in 1943.

”The Old Music Master” was featured in the 1943 Paramount Pictures film, True to Life, directed by George Marshall and starred Mary Martin, Franchot Tone, and Dick Powell.

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Object Name
sheet music
publishing date
Carmichael, Hoagy
Mercer, Johnny
depicted (sitter)
Martin, Mary
Powell, Dick
Famous Music Corporation
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
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National Museum of American History
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