Piano and voice; violin, cello - Digital Download
Composed by G. Operti. Portraits, Courtship, Love. Lester S. Levy Collection. 8 pages. Published by Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries (LV.4566).
Item Number: LV.4566
Sweet the Angelus Was Ringing. Words by A. Gordon. Music by G. Operti. Published 1873 by Roe Stephens, Successor to Whitemore & Stephens in Detroit. Composition of sectional with piano and voice; violin, cello instrumentation. Subject headings for this piece include Portraits, Courtship, Love. First line reads "Sweet the Angelus was ringing, silver bells soft chiming.".
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The Lester S. Levy Collection of Sheet Music consists of over 29,000 pieces of American popular music. Donated to Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, the collection's strength is its thorough documentation of nineteenth-century American through popular music. This sheet music has been provided by Project Gado, a San Francisco Bay Area startup whose mission is to digitize and share the world's visual history.
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