Historic Sheet Music Collection

Bird of paradise

Title
Bird of paradise
LC Subject
Hoffmann, Gertrude
Item Locator
Music ShColl 007444
Caption Title
My bird of paradise : Hawaiian love song
Creator
Hoffmann, Max, 1869-1927
Illustrator
Starmer, Walter P. (Walter Percival), 1877-1961
Lyricist
Madden, Edward, 1878-1952
Description
Duet for male and female voices with piano; "The Shubert Theatrical Company present Gertrude Hoffmann in Broadway to Paris"--Cover. "Lyric by Edward Madden, music by Max Hoffmann"--Cover; "Operatic edition"; List titles inset on the cover. Back cover contains excerpt from "The Maurice tango" by Silvio Hein; The color represented in the digital image may differ significantly from the original and may not contain annotations. For annotation information, please contact Music Services.
Cover
Art Nouveau style cover. Woman in profile in psuedo-traditional mid to eastern European clothing. Background of picture contains peacock and moon. Woman has bare feet and one arm crossed over the front of her body. Purple-blue background with white lettering.
Work Type
sheet music
Issued
1912
Rights
Public Domain Mark 1.0
Copyright Claimant
Jerome H. Remick & Co.
Type
Text
Format
application/pdf
Physical Extent
5 p.; color
Set
Historic Sheet Music Collection
Primary Set
Historic Sheet Music Collection
Institution
University of Oregon
Exhibit
Women composers